The Impact of the European Reformation: Princes, Clergy and People
Tracy, James D., The Catholic Historical Review
Early Modern European
The Impact of the European Reformation: Princes, Clergy and People. Edited by Bridget Heal and Ole Peter Grell. [St Andrews Studies in Reformation History.] (Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing. 2008. Pp. xii, 305. $124.95. ISBN 978-0-754-66212-9.)
Insofar as Reformation studies have in the past been guided by grand syntheses, the focus has been on modernization, and especially on ways in which Protestantism has been seen as providing an impetus to modernization. As Bridget Heal remarks here, most scholars nowadays pursue their own paths, no longer feeling a need to respond to the grand syntheses. Hence this volume is intended to "counteract" the trend …
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Publication information: Article title: The Impact of the European Reformation: Princes, Clergy and People. Contributors: Tracy, James D. - Author. Journal title: The Catholic Historical Review. Volume: 97. Issue: 1 Publication date: January 2011. Page number: 134+. © 2003 The Catholic University of America Press. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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