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The unintended Reformation : how a religious revolution secularized society

Author: Brad S Gregory
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a work that is as much about the present as the past, Brad Gregory identifies the unintended consequences of the Protestant Reformation and traces the way it shaped the modern condition over the course of the following five centuries.--From publisher description.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brad S Gregory
ISBN: 9780674045637 0674045637
OCLC Number: 709670305
Description: 574 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : the world we have lost? --
Excluding God --
Relativizing doctrines --
Controlling the churches --
Subjectivizing morality --
Manufacturing the goods life --
Secularizing knowledge --
Conclusion : against nostalgia.
Other Titles: How a religious revolution secularized society
Responsibility: Brad S. Gregory.

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The Protestant Reformation is considered by many to be one of the pivotal events in the history of the Western world. No one can doubt the central role that Luther, Calvin, and other reformers have Read more...

 
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