Varieties of religious conversion in the Middle Ages (Book, 1997) [WorldCat.org]
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Varieties of religious conversion in the Middle Ages

Author: James Muldoon
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Contributors to editor James Muldoon's Varieties of Religious Conversion in the Middle Ages describe the wide range of religious experiences characteristic of the conversion of Europe to Christianity in the Middle Ages. From St. Augustine, the model of personal experience, to the conversion of entire societies - like the Saxons in the eighth century or the Lithuanians in the thirteenth - to the role of women in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Case studies
Études de cas
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Muldoon
ISBN: 081301509X 9780813015095
OCLC Number: 35770852
Description: viii, 208 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: the conversion of Europe / James Muldoon --
Augustine : conversion by the book / Frederick H. Russell --
Monastic conversion : the case of Margaret Ebner / Leonard P. Hindsley O.P. --
"For force is not of God"? compulsion and conversion from Yahweh to Charlemagne / Lawrence G. Duggan --
The conversion of the physical world : the creation of a Christian landscape / John M. Howe --
Gender and conversion in the Merovingian era / Cordula Nolte --
God and man in medieval Scandinavia : writing, and gendering, the conversion / Ruth Mazo Karras --
Marriage and conversion in late medieval romance / Jennifer R. Goodman --
Bargaining for baptism : Lithuanian negotiations for conversion, 1250-1358 / Rasa Mazeika --
Conversion vs. baptism? European missionaries in Asia in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries / James D. Ryan --
From Jew to Christian? conversion and immutability in medieval Europe / Jonathan M. Elukin --
Multidirectional conversion in the Frankish Levant / Benjamin Z. Kedar.
Responsibility: edited by James Muldoon.

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Contributors describe the wide range of religious experiences characteristic of the conversion of Europe to Christianity in the Middle Ages. From St Augustine, the model of personal experience, to  Read more...

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