BeschreibungThis guide to the life and writings of Jean Gerson (1363-1429) provides the reader with a state-of-the-art evaluation of the place of this central theologian and church reformer in the transition from medieval to early modern culture, spirituality and religion.
InhaltsverzeichnisList of Contributors Introduction In Search of Jean Gerson: Chronology of His Life and Works, Brian Patrick McGuire Gerson on Lay Devotion, Daniel B. Hobbins Discovering Gerson the Humanist: Fifty Years of Serendipity, Gilbert Ouy Making Sense of it all: Gerson's Biblical Theology, D. Zach Flanagin Gerson as Conciliarist, Francis Oakley Gerson's Mystical Theology: A New Profile of its Evolution, Jeffrey Fisher Gerson as Preacher in the Conflict between Mendicants and Secular Priests, Nancy McLoughlin Gerson's Stance on Women, Wendy Love Anderson Jean Gerson and the Debate on the Romance of the Rose, Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski Gerson's Afterlife, Yelena Mazour-Matusevich Bibliography Index
PortraitBrian Patrick McGuire, D.Phil. (1971) in History, University of Oxford, is Professor of Medieval History at Roskilde University, Denmark. He has published in several languages on monasticism and the history of friendship, as well as Jean Gerson: Early Works (1998) and Jean Gerson and the Last Medieval Reformation (2005).
Untertitel: 'Brill's Companions to the Chri'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: BRILL ACADEMIC PUB
Erscheinungsdatum: August 2006
Seitenanzahl: 431 Seiten