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Title Cultures of communication from Reformation to Enlightenment : constructing publics in the early modern German lands / edited by James Van Horn Melton
Published London : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Series St. Andrews studies in Reformation history
St. Andrews studies in Reformation history.
Contents 1. Violence and urban identity in early modern Augsburg : communication strategies between authorities and citizens in the adjudication of fights / B. Ann Tlusty -- 2. Patricide and pathos : a 1565 murder in deed and word / Joy Wiltenburg -- 3. From public event to publishing event : court funerals and the print medium in early modern Germany / Jill Bepler -- 4. Anticlericalism in Bamberg on the eve of the Peasants' War / William Bradford Smith -- 5. Anabaptist liars : communicating and concealing the faith in early modern Tyrol / D. Jonathan Grieser -- 6. Preaching and discipline : the case of seventeenth-century Rostock / Jonathan Strom -- 7 Debating the meaning of pilgrimage : Maria Steinbach 1733 / Marc R. Forster -- 8. The public of confessional identity : territorial church and church discipline in eighteenth-century Hesse / Robert von Friedeburg -- 9. Conspiracy and denunciation : a local affair and its European publics (Bern, 1749) / Andreas Würgler -- 10. Garlic and the Jews : Jörg Breu the Elder's The mocking of Christ as Protestant 'Thesenbild' or Catholic devotional image? / Andrew Morrall -- 11. Standing by the ancient faith : Fribourg's public fountains and the coming of the Reformation / Donald A. McColl -- 12. Musical pedagogy in the German Renaissance / Susan Forscher Weiss -- 13. 'Not like the unreasoning beasts' : rhetorical efforts to separate humans and animals in early modern Germany / Susan C. Karant-Nunn -- 14. Expanding the therapeutic canon : learned medicine listens to folk medicine / Martha Baldwin -- 15. The debate between Johann Weyer and Thomas Erastus on the punishment of witches / Charles D. Gunnoe, Jr
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed June 7, 2017)
Subject Printing -- Influence
HISTORY -- Europe -- Germany.
Intellectual life.
Manners and customs.
Printing -- Influence.
Europe, German-speaking -- Civilization
Europe, German-speaking -- Social life and customs
Germany -- Civilization -- 16th century
Germany -- Civilization -- 17th century
Germany -- Civilization -- 18th century
Germany -- Intellectual life.
Germany -- Social life and customs.
German-speaking Europe.
Form Electronic book
Author Melton, James Van Horn, 1952- editor.
ISBN 1315258668