Reading Augustine in the Reformation: the flexibility of intellectual authority in Europe, 1500-1620

Visser breaks ground in three ways. He grounds Augustine's theological reception in the history of reading and the material culture of books and manuscripts. He does not confine his examination to particular confessional parties, and he provides insight into the nature of intellectual authority...

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Main Author: Visser, Arnoud S. Q.
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: New York Oxford Oxford University Press 2011
In:Year: 2011
Reviews:Reading Augustine in the Reformation. The flexibility of intellectual authority in Europe, 1500–1620. By Arnoud S. Q. Visser. (Oxford Studies in Historical Theology.) Pp. xiii+240. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. £45. 978 0 19 976593 5 (2012) (Maclean, Ian)
Reading Augustine in the Reformation: The Flexibility of Intellectual Authority in Europe, 1500–1620. By Arnoud S. Q. Visser (2012) (Methuen, Charlotte)
[Rezension von: Visser, Arnoud S. Q., Reading Augustine in the Reformation: The Flexibility of Intellectual Authority in Europe, 1500–1620. Oxford Studies in Historical Theology] (2012) (Balserak, Jon)
Series/Journal:Oxford studies in historical theology
Further subjects:B Books and reading Religious aspects Christianity History 16th century
B Augustine Saint, Bishop of Hippo Influence
B Books and reading ; Europe ; History ; 16th century
B Reformation
B Augustine ; Saint, Bishop of Hippo ; Influence
B Books and reading ; Religious aspects ; Christianity ; History ; 16th century
B Humanism History 16th century
B Humanism ; History ; 16th century
B Books and reading (Europe) History 16th century
Online Access: Volltext (Resolving-System; OUP)
Parallel Edition:Print version: 9780199765935
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Summary:Visser breaks ground in three ways. He grounds Augustine's theological reception in the history of reading and the material culture of books and manuscripts. He does not confine his examination to particular confessional parties, and he provides insight into the nature of intellectual authority in the early modern period
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:0199895163
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199765935.001.0001