Millenarianism and Messianism in Early Modern European Culture Volume IV

Millenarianism and Messianism in Early Modern European Culture Volume IV : Continental Millenarians: Protestants, Catholics, Heretics

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This is the first book to bring together studies of a wide variety of millenarians who were active in the 17th and 18th centuries in France, The Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, and eastern Europe. It provides much food for thought for students and teachers of early modern ideas, the history of philosophy and religion, and the making of the modern world. It opens up many avenues for further work.
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  • Paperback | 126 pages
  • 160 x 240 x 11.18mm | 870g
  • Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • English
  • 2001 ed.
  • XX, 126 p.
  • 0792368479
  • 9780792368472

Table of contents

1. Series Introduction; R. Popkin. 2. Introduction; J.C. Laursen, R. Popkin. 3. The Rosicrucians and the Great Conjunction; S. Akerman. 4. Arianism and Millenarianism: The Link Between Two Heresies; H. Hotson. 5. Mystical Millenarianism in the Early Modern Dutch Republic; E. van der Wall. 6. Dutch Millenarianism and the Role of Reason: Daniel de Breen and Joachim Oudan; A. Fix. 7. Who was the Author of the Clavis apocalyptica of 1651? Millenarianism and Prophecy between Silesian Mysticism and the Hartlib Circle; M. Mulsow. 8. Millenarianism and Nationalism, A Case Study: I. La Peyrere; R.H. Popkin. 9. Pierre Jurieu: The Politics of Prophecy; H.M. Bracken. 10. Pierre Bayle's Anti-millenarianism; J.C. Laursen. 11. Millenarianism and the Family Future: The Journal of Beate Hahn-Paulus (1778-1842), A Woman of the Pietist Elite of Wurttemberg; U.M. Gleixner. Index.
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