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The Reformation and rural society

the parishes of Brandenburg-Ansbach-Kulmbach, 1528-1603

by C. Scott Dixon

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bavaria (Germany),
  • Germany,
  • Bavaria.,
  • Bavaria
    • Subjects:
    • Reformation -- Germany -- Bavaria.,
    • Parishes -- Germany -- Bavaria -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Lutheran Church -- Germany -- Bavaria -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Bavaria (Germany) -- Social conditions.,
    • Bavaria (Germany) -- Church history -- 16th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementC. Scott Dixon.
      SeriesCambridge studies in early modern history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD176 .S36 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 231 p. ;
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL554295M
      ISBN 100521483115
      LC Control Number96136378
      OCLC/WorldCa34113199

      Sixteenth-century Europeans launched a struggle for order with an intensity and urgency that finds no parallels in modern European history. For the rural societies of Germany, the early sixteenth century brought massive upheavals that eroded the basis of social, political, economic, and religious : $ In his book, Catholicism between Luther and Voltaire, he dismisses the significance of the Counter-Reformation altogether: "The Counter-Reformation existed but it was not essential to the transformation of the Catholic Church from the sixteenth century." Instead, Delumeau establishes a sharp contrast between medieval and early modern.

      This beautifully illustrated book is the most ambitious one-volume survey of the Reformation yet. A timely and much-needed account, it looks at every aspect of the Reformation world and considers new historical research which has led to the expansion of the subject both thematically and geographically.   The Renaissance thinkers believed in life in this World.; The term Reformation refers to two major developments, the Protestant Reformation and the Catholic Reformation. Vasco-da-Gama reached Calicut on the West Coast of India.; The Industrial Revolution began in England in about ; In , Eli Whitney invented a Cotton gin; the contents of Column A and Column B.

      The Early Reformation on the Continent. New York: Oxford University Press, E-mail Citation» Surveys the Protestant Reformation through the s, studying the shifts in values within the broad population, both urban and rural, as new ideas take hold about the Bible, marriage and women’s roles, and the order of worship. Collinson, Patrick.   Buy a cheap copy of The Voices of Morebath: Reformation and book by Eamon Duffy. In the early s, Eamon Duffy's monumental The Stripping of the Altars provided a new slant on the English Reformation. Duffy has now dug deeper into the same Free shipping over $/5(3).


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"Dixon's study is a fine addition to the small but growing literature on the Reformation in rural areas." Mary Jane Haemig, Lutheran Quarterly Book Description. This book examines the relationship between the Reformation movement of the sixteenth century and the rural population of Germany.

Over ninety per cent of the population lived in the Cited by: 6. C. Scott Dixon studied history at St Andrews University and Cambridge University.

His publications include The Reformation and Rural Society () and The German Reformation: The Essential Readings (editor, Blackwell, ). He lectures. The Reformation and Rural Society by C. Scott Dixon,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(3).

The book takes us a long way from the high-minded doctrinal debates into—almost literally—the blood and filth of the Reformation, but it’s very important in helping us to understand how something apparently so radical, so new, could make sense to people within that society.

This book provides key essays on the most recent interpretations of the German Reformation movement. Rather than viewing the religious developments of the sixteenth century in isolation, modern historiography tends to picture the Reformation as an event which reached into all corners of society and slowly worked to transform the course of European history.3/5(1).

This book examines the relationship between the Reformation movement of the sixteenth century and the rural population of Germany. The experience of the Reformation by the average villager is described, and an attempt is made to understand the villagers in their. The Reformation and Rural Society: The Parishes of Brandenburg-Ansbach-Kulmbach, By C.

Scott Dixon. Cambridge Studies in Early Modern History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. xii + $ ISBN It is a measure of. Dixon, Clifford./ The Reformation and Rural Long Reformarion. editor / Jeffrey Watt. Bosotn: Houghton Mifflin, pp. Cited by: 4. Buy The Reformation and Rural Society: The Parishes of Brandenburg-Ansbach-Kulmbach, (Cambridge Studies in Early Modern History) by Dixon, C.

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Scott Dixon Review by: Marc R. Forster The Sixteenth Century Journal, Vol. 28, No. 2 (Summer, ), pp. He is the author of numerous books and articles on early modern religious history, including The Reformation and Rural Society (), The Reformation in Germany (), and Protestants: a History from Wittenberg to Pennsylvania, ().Author: C.

Scott Dixon. Scott Dixon is Senior Lecturer at Queen's University, Belfast. He is the author of numerous books and articles on early modern religious history, including The Reformation and Rural Society (), The Reformation in Germany (), and Protestants: a History Format: Ebook.

The Swiss Reformation was a seminal event of the 16th century and the source of a distinctive Protestant culture whose influence spread across Europe from Transylvania to Scotland. This book provides the first comprehensive study of the subject in any language.4/5.

"The Impact of the Reformation and Counter-Reformation"V. The "Success" of the Reformation1. Strauss, Gerald. "Success and Failure in the German Reformation"2.

Dixon, C. Scott. "The Reformation and Rural Society: The Parishes of Brandenburg-Ansbach-Kulmbach, "3. Parker, Geoffrey. "Success and Failure During the First Century of the. Colportage became common in Europe with the distribution of contending religious tracts and books during the religious controversies of the addition to controversial works the itinerant, book-peddling colporteurs also spread widely cheap editions of the popular works of the day to an increasingly literate rural population which had little access to the book shops of the cities.

What did Protestants need to know, and how were they given access to this knowledge. This chapter explores the spread of university and school education in Protestant areas during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, considering schools, their place in church orders, their curricula and their importance as models of good civic and godly : Charlotte Methuen.

This book provides key essays on the most recent interpretations of the German Reformation movement. Rather than viewing the religious developments of the sixteenth century in isolation, modern historiography tends to picture the Reformation as an event which reached into all corners of society and slowly worked to transform the course of European history.3/5(2).

Both the Protestant Reformation and the Catholic Counter-Reformation had in common a dogmatic yearning to bring Christianity to the rural populations of Europe: to make the Ten Commandments a.

Rural History is well known as a stimulating forum for interdisciplinary exchange. Its definition of rural history ignores traditional subject boundaries to encourage the cross-fertilisation that is essential for an understanding of rural society.

It stimulates original scholarship and provides access to. Scott Dixon studied history at St Andrews University, Scotland, and Cambridge University, England, where he completed a Ph.D.

on Reformation history under the supervision of R.W. Scribner. His publications include The Reformation and Rural Society (). C. Scott Dixon studied history at St Andrews University, Scotland, and Cambridge University, England, where he completed a Ph.D.

on Reformation history under the supervision of R.W. Scribner. His publications include The Reformation and Rural Society (). He lectures in European History at the Queen's University of : The Counter-Reformation (Latin: Contrareformatio), also called the Catholic Reformation (Latin: Reformatio Catholica) or the Catholic Revival, was the period of Catholic resurgence that was initiated in response to the Protestant began with the Council of Trent (–) and largely ended with the conclusion of the European wars of religion in The Protestant Reformation was a period of intense religious, political, intellectual, and cultural chaos that fractured Catholic Europe; it officially began in The period was.