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Inquisition and Medieval Society

Power, Discipline, and Resistance in Languedoc

by James Buchanan Given

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Published by Cornell University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • History of religion,
  • Religious conflict,
  • Medieval,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Europe

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7849215M
    ISBN 100801487595
    ISBN 109780801487590

      Inquisition and Society in the Kingdom of Valencia is a major contribution to the lively field of Inquisition studies, combining institutional history of the tribunal with socioreligious history of the kingdom. The many case histories included in the narrative give both Valencian society and the Inquisition very human faces. The book by Lamothe-Langon called "Histoire de l'Inquisition en France" responsible for many of the overestimations of inquisition related witch deaths in southern France was a forgery. This book was a major influence on the Encyclopedia of Witchcraft and Demonology. New York: Julian Press, Inc.,

    The book will appeal to those interested in medieval perceptions of the world, the Crusades and the Inquisition. Malcolm Barber is Professor of History at the University of Reading. He is the author of two books on the Templars, The Trial of the Templars () and The New Knighthood () (Both also highly recommended). In , Paul III assigned the medieval Inquisition to the Congregation of the Inquisition, or Holy Office. This institution, which became known as the Roman Inquisition, was intended to combat Protestantism, but it is perhaps best known historically for its condemnation of Galileo.

    Geltner argues very persuasively that imprisonment was an important phenomenon in medieval Italian cities. The Medieval Prison should appeal to a fairly broad audience outside the field of medieval history."—James B. Given, author of Inquisition and Medieval Society. The Spanish Inquisition. With its large Muslim and Jewish populations, medieval Spain was the only multiracial and multireligious country in western Europe, and much of the development of Spanish civilization in religion, literature, art, and architecture during the later Middle Ages stemmed from this Jews had served Spain and its monarchs well, providing an active .


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Inquisition and Medieval Society: Power, Discipline, and Resistance in Languedoc Paperback – December 3, by James by: Inquisition and Medieval Society: Power, Discipline, and Resistance in Languedoc. James B. Given analyzes the inquisition in one French region in order to develop a sociology of medieval politics/5.

Given analyzes the inquisition in one French region in order to develop a sociology of medieval politics. Established in the early thirteenth century to combat widespread popular heresy, inquisitorial tribunals identified, prosecuted, and.

This concise and balanced survey of heresy and inquisition in the Middle Ages examines the dynamic interplay between competing medieval notions of Christian observance, tracing the escalating confrontations between piety, reform, dissent. James B. Given is Professor of History at the University of California at Irvine.

He is the author of State and Society in Medieval Europe, also from Cornell, and Society and Homicide in Thirteenth-Century England. James B. Given analyzes the inquisition in one French region in order to develop a sociology of medieval politics.

Established in the early thirteenth century to combat widespread popular heresy, inquisitorial tribunals identified, prosecuted, and punished heretics and their by: Few subjects of medieval history arouse as much passion as the inquisition of heretical depravity.

Polemicists, propagandists, novelists, and historians—amateur and professional—have all tried their hands at this topic. For several centuries monographs, treatises, diatribes, and apologies have spilled from the presses. James B. Given analyzes the inquisition in one French region in order to develop a sociology of medieval politics.

Established in the early thirteenth century to combat widespread popular heresy, inquisitorial tribunals identified, prosecuted, and punished heretics and their supporters.

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All books are in clear copy here, and all files are secure so don't worry about it. This site is like a library, you could find million book here by using search box in the widget. With the advent of the Protestant Reformation, they faded from history, and the Roman Inquisition () was chartered in their place to combat the new "heresy" tearing apart Europe, then later to focus almost exclusively on internal ecclesiastical discipline.

It was the Spanish Inquisition /5(14). The Inquisition was a group of institutions within the Catholic Church whose aim was to combat heresy. The Inquisition started in 12th-century France to combat religious dissent, in particular the Cathars and the Waldensians.

Other groups investigated later. The Inquisition was a powerful office set up within the Catholic Church to root out and punish heresy throughout Europe and the Americas. Beginning in the 12th century and continuing for hundreds of years, the Inquisition is infamous for the severity of its tortures and its persecution of Jews and Muslims.

Inquisition (Ĭn´kwĬzĬsh´ən), tribunal of the Roman Catholic Church established for the investigation of heresy. The Medieval Inquisition. In the early Middle Ages. I thoroughly enjoyed Inquisition and Medieval Society.

It is well-written and full of lively examples, and Given's three-pronged approach to the inquisition redresses some of the inadequacies of earlier top-down accounts.2/5(1). James B. Given analyzes the inquisition in one French region in order to develop a sociology of medieval politics.

Established in the early thirteenth century to combat widespread /5(35). Inquisition and Society in Spain in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. For twenty yea 4/5(5).

The Medieval Inquisition was a series of Inquisitions (Catholic Church bodies charged with suppressing heresy) from aroundincluding the Episcopal Inquisition (–s) and later the Papal Inquisition (s). The Medieval Inquisition was established in response to movements considered apostate or heretical to Christianity, in particular Catharism and.

This was known as the Medieval Inquisition, and it was phased out as Catharism disappeared. Fundamentalists writing about the Inquisition rely on books by Henry C. Lea (–) and G. Coulton (–). medieval Europe was a society of Christian kingdoms that were formally consecrated to the Lord Jesus Christ.

It is Author: Catholic Answers. Inquisition, a judicial procedure and later an institution that was established by the papacy and, sometimes, by secular governments to combat heresy. Derived from the Latin verb inquiro (“inquire into”), the name was applied to commissions in the 13th century and subsequently to similar structures in early modern Europe.

The Jewish community of medieval Spain was the largest and most important in the West for more than a thousand years, participating fully in cultural and political affairs with Muslim and Christian neighbors.

This stable situation began to change in the s, and through the next century hundreds of thousands Cited by:. James B. Given analyzes the inquisition in one French region in order to develop a sociology of medieval politics.

Established in the early thirteenth century to combat widespread popular heresy, inquisitorial tribunals identified, prosecuted, and Author: James B. Given.Author: Jennifer Kolpacoff Deane; Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This concise and balanced survey of heresy and inquisition in the Middle Ages examines the dynamic interplay between competing medieval notions of Christian observance, tracing the escalating confrontations between piety.

The Jewish community of medieval Spain was the largest and most important in the West for more than a thousand years, participating fully in cultural and political affairs with Muslim and Christian neighbors.

This stable situation began to change in the s, and through the next century hundreds of thousands of Jews converted to Christianity.