A Companion to the Catholic Enlightenment in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 462
Authors: Ulrich L. Lehner, Michael O'Neill Printy
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: BRILL

This book offers the first comprehensive overview of the Catholic Enlightenment in Europe. It surveys the diversity of views about the structure and nature of the movement, pointing toward the possibilities for further research. The volume presents a series of comprehensive treatments on the process and interpretation of Catholic Enlightenment
The Catholic Enlightenment
Language: en
Pages: 309
Authors: Ulrich L. Lehner, Shaun Blanchard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-13 - Publisher: CUA Press

The Catholic Enlightenment: A Global Anthology presents readers with accessible, translated selections from the writings of fifteen major Catholic Enlightenment authors. These early modern authors include women, priests, lay intellectuals, and bishops. Twelve of these figures are being brought into English for the first time. The purpose of the volume
The Catholic Enlightenment
Language: en
Pages: 257
Authors: Ulrich L. Lehner
Categories: Enlightenment
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The most cherished values of modernity are unthinkable without the eighteenth-century Enlightenment. Equal rights, the growth of democracy, and the idea of perpetual progress stem from thinkers who lived 250 years ago but whose ideas are as attractive as ever. This book argues that while Catholic beliefs are commonly assumed
By the Sword and the Cross
Language: en
Pages: 124
Authors: Charles A. Truxillo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

A concise overview of Spanish America during the colonial era (1492-1825), this study attempts a synthesis of Iberian and Latin American historical narratives within the context of world history. Spanish civilization was transferred to the Americas as Spain imposed its medieval Catholic culture upon the Americas successfully replacing the elite
›Katholische Aufklärung‹? – Möglichkeiten, Grenzen und Kritik eines Konzepts der Aufklärungsforschung
Language: de
Pages: 370
Authors: Martin Mulsow
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-14 - Publisher: Felix Meiner Verlag

Was ist und zu welchem Ende studiert man ›Katholische Aufklärung‹? Die in den letzten Jahrzehnten etablierte Erforschung einer Katholischen Aufklärung wird in dem vorliegenden Band anhand einer Reihe von Fallstudien aufgenommen, fortgesetzt und kritisch reflektiert. Zu fragen bleibt nämlich, was genau sich hinter der Formel einer ›Katholischen Aufklärung‹ verbirgt: Gibt