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Religion and culture in early modern Europe, 1500-1800

In the pre-industrial societies of early modern Europe, religion was a vessel of fundamental importance in making sense of personal and collective social, cultural and spiritual exercises. This text presents Kaspar von Greyerz's important overview and interpretation of the religions and cultures of Early Modern Europe
eBook, English, ©2008
Oxford University Press, Oxford, ©2008
1 online resource (ix, 307 pages)
9780198043843, 9780195327656, 9780195327663, 9781435613782, 0198043848, 0195327659, 0195327667, 1435613783
pt. 1. Upheaval and renewal
1. Ripple effects of the reformation
2. Renewal versus ossification
pt. II. Integrated, outcasts, and the elect
3. Community
4. Outcasts
5. Separatism
pt. III. Fragmentation of religiosity
6. Privatization of piety
7. Self-questioning of early modern religiosity?
Electronic reproduction, [Place of publication not identified], HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011