The Reformation

Patrick Collinson

in A Century of Theological and Religious Studies in Britain, 1902-2002

Published by British Academy

Published in print January 2004 | ISBN: 9780197263051
Published online February 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191734090 | DOI:

Series: British Academy Centenary Monographs

The Reformation

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This chapter discusses the Reformation and introduces Leopold von Ranke, who started several scholarly endeavours years before the British Academy was founded. Theology during the Reformation and several Reformation studies are examined in the chapter. It also takes note of several theological and social–cultural approaches that are used all throughout.

Keywords: Reformation; Leopold von Ranke; British Academy; theology; Reformation studies; theological approaches; social–cultural approaches

Chapter.  12020 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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