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Pragmatic Utopias : Ideals and Communities, 1200-1630.

By: Contributor(s): Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001Copyright date: ©2001Description: 1 online resource (298 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9780511154973
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Pragmatic Utopias : Ideals and Communities, 1200–1630DDC classification:
  • 942
LOC classification:
  • BR744 .P73 2001
Online resources:
Contents:
Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- Richard Barrie Dobson: an appreciation -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 1 'If heaven be on this earth, it is in cloister or in school': the monastic ideal in later medieval English… -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 2 The 'Chariot of Aminadab' and the Yorkshire priory of Swine -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 3 Godliness and good learning: ideals and imagination in medieval university and college foundations -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 4 Hugh of Balsham, bishop of Ely 1256/7-1286 -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 5 A cruel necessity? Christ's and St John's, two Cambridge refoundations -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 6 Coventry's 'Lollard' programme of 1492 and the making of Utopia* -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 7 Thomas More's 'Utopia' and medieval London -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 8 Social exclusivity or justice for all? Access to justice in fourteenth-century England -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 9 Idealising criminality: Robin Hood in the fifteenth century -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 10 Fat Christian and Old Peter: ideals and compromises among the medieval Waldensians -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 11 Imageless devotion: what kind of an ideal? -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 12 An English anchorite: the making, unmaking and remaking of Christine Carpenter* -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 13 Victorian values in fifteenth-century England: the Ewelme almshouse statutes -- 1 -- 2 -- 3 -- 4 -- 5 -- 6 -- 7 -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 14 Puritanism and the poor* -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 15 Realising a utopian dream: the transformation of the clergy in the diocese of York, 1500-1630 -- NOTES -- Bibliography of Barrie Dobson's published works -- (A) BOOKS, EDITIONS AND LECTURES -- (B) ARTICLES ETC. -- Index.
Summary: A collection of essays exploring medieval and early modern views of community and society.
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Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- Richard Barrie Dobson: an appreciation -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 1 'If heaven be on this earth, it is in cloister or in school': the monastic ideal in later medieval English… -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 2 The 'Chariot of Aminadab' and the Yorkshire priory of Swine -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 3 Godliness and good learning: ideals and imagination in medieval university and college foundations -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 4 Hugh of Balsham, bishop of Ely 1256/7-1286 -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 5 A cruel necessity? Christ's and St John's, two Cambridge refoundations -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 6 Coventry's 'Lollard' programme of 1492 and the making of Utopia* -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 7 Thomas More's 'Utopia' and medieval London -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 8 Social exclusivity or justice for all? Access to justice in fourteenth-century England -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 9 Idealising criminality: Robin Hood in the fifteenth century -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 10 Fat Christian and Old Peter: ideals and compromises among the medieval Waldensians -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 11 Imageless devotion: what kind of an ideal? -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 12 An English anchorite: the making, unmaking and remaking of Christine Carpenter* -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 13 Victorian values in fifteenth-century England: the Ewelme almshouse statutes -- 1 -- 2 -- 3 -- 4 -- 5 -- 6 -- 7 -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 14 Puritanism and the poor* -- NOTES -- CHAPTER 15 Realising a utopian dream: the transformation of the clergy in the diocese of York, 1500-1630 -- NOTES -- Bibliography of Barrie Dobson's published works -- (A) BOOKS, EDITIONS AND LECTURES -- (B) ARTICLES ETC. -- Index.

A collection of essays exploring medieval and early modern views of community and society.

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