Daily Life During Reformation, 1st Edition

  • James M. Anderson
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  • ISBN-10: 0313363234
  • ISBN-13: 9780313363238
  • DDC: 940.2
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 257 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released January 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Having begun as an attempt to reform the perceived abuses and errors of the Catholic Church, the Protestant Reformation affected many aspects of daily life, including marriage and divorce, the role of the clergy, and the prevalence of persecution and bloodshed on both sides of the divide.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in The Greenwood Press Daily Life Through History Series.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Copyright Acknowledgments.
Chronology of Events.
1: Historical Overview of the Reformation.
2: The Setting.
3: The Catholic Church.
4: Witches, Magic, and Superstition.
5: Spread of the Reformation.
6: Holy Roman Empire.
7: England and Scotland.
8: France.
9: Netherlands.
10: The Family.
11: Leisure and the Arts.
12: Clothing and Fashion.
13: The Military.
14: Medicine.
15: Education.
16: Food.
17: Travel.
18: Thirty Years' War.
19: Catholic Perspective and Counter-Reformation.
About the Author.