Seeing things their way : intellectual history and the return of religion / edited by Alister Chapman, John Coffey, and Brad S. Gregory

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Subjects: Religion--History
Intellectual life--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2009
LC Classification: B, BL
Physical Description: vii, 267 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Introduction: Intellectual History and the Return of Religion / John Coffey, Alister Chapman 1
2. Can We "See Things Their Way"? Should We Try? / Brad S. Gregory 24
3. Quentin Skinner and the Religious Dimension of Early Modern Political Thought / John Coffey 46
4. "Sie Stinken Beide" or How to Use Medieval Christian-Jewish Disputational Material / Anna Sapir Abulafia 75
5. Anti-Semitism, Philo-Semitism, Apocalypticism, and Millenarianism in Early Modern Europe: A Case Study and Some Methodological Reflections / Howard Hotson 91
6. Reflections on Persistent Whiggism and Its Antidotes in the Study of Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-century Intellectual History / Richard A. Muller 134
7. Scholasticism Revisited: Methodological Reflections on the Study of Seventeenth-century Reformed Thought / Willem J. Van Asselt 154
8. The Changing Shape of Religious Ideas in Enlightened England / James E. Bradley 175
9. British Methodological Pointers for Writing a History of Theology in America / Mark A. Noll 202
10. Intellectual History and Religion in Modern Britain / Alister Chapman 226
11. Response: The History of Ideas and the Study of Religion / David W. Bebbington 240
Index 261
Additional Authors: Chapman, Alister
Coffey, John, 1969-
Gregory, Brad S. (Brad Stephan), 1963-
Notes: LCCN: 2009027700
ISBN: 9780268022983 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0268022984 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Introduction : intellectual history and the return to religion / John Coffey and Alister Chapman -- Can we "see things their way"? : should we try? / Brad S. Gregory -- Quentin Skinner and the religious dimension of early modern political thought / John Coffey -- "Sie stinken beide," or how to use medieval Christian-Jewish disputational material / Anna Sapir Abulafia -- Anti-semitism, philo-semitism, apocalypticism, and millenarianism in early modern Europe : a case study and some methodological reflections / Howard Hotson -- Reflections on persistent Whiggism and its antidotes in the study of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century intellectual history / Richard A. Muller -- Scholasticism revisited : methodological reflections on the study of seventeenth-century reformed thought / Willem J. van Asselt -- The changing shape of religious ideas in enlightened England / James E. Bradley -- British methodological pointers for writing a history of theology in America / Mark A. Noll -- Intellectual history and religion in modern Britain / Alister Chapman -- Response: The history of ideas and the study of religion / David W. Bebbington
OCLC Number: 351313239
ISBN/ISSN: 9780268022983