Religious Authority in the Spanish Renaissance The Johns


  • Hardcover
  • 312 pages
  • Religious Authority in the Spanish Renaissance The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science
  • Lu Ann Homza
  • English
  • 10 June 2015
  • 9780801862434

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Religious Authority in the Spanish Renaissance The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science The traditional view of the Spanish Renaissance is of a battle of opposites humanists against scholastics and followers of Erasmus in discord with conservative Catholics In this work Lu Ann Homza aims to offer a subtle paradigm recovering profound nuances in Spanish intellectual and religious history Through analyses of Inuisition trials biblical translations treatises on witchcraft and tracts on the episcopate and penance Homza illuminates the intellectual autonomy and energy of Spain's ecclesiastics