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Self, community, world : Moravian education in a transatlantic world / edited by Heikki Lempa and Paul Peucker.

Publication:
Bethlehem : Lehigh University Press, c2010.
Series:
Studies in eighteenth-century America and the Atlantic world.
Studies in eighteenth-century America and the Atlantic world
Format/Description:
Book
300 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Moravian Church -- Congresses.
Moravian Church -- Education -- Congresses.
Education -- History -- Congresses.
Contents:
Introduction / Heikki Lempa and Paul Peucker
Origins, continuity and global expansion
Searching for Moravians in the Atlantic world / Jon Sensbach
A missing link : Daniel Ernst Jablonski as the connection between Comenius and Zinzendorf / Alexander Schunka
The Moravians and the challenge of the Enlightenment
An eighteenth-century Socrates?: lessing's appeal to reread Zinzendorf / Julie Tomberlin Weber
"Headless and un-erudite" : anti-intellectual tendencies in Zinzendorf's approach to education / Peter Vogt
Evangelicalism and Enlightenment : two generations in the Okely family / Jonathan Yonan
The techniques of the self as Moravian education
Speaking and truth-telling : Parrhesia in the eighteenth-century Moravian Church / Katherine Faull
Moravian memoirs as a source for the history of education / Pia Schmid
Erudition vs. experience : gender, communal narration, and the shaping of eighteenth-century Moravian religious thought / Gisela Mettele
Art, community, and education
Der Wille Gottes : musical improvisation in eighteenth-century Moravian communities / Sarah J. Eyerly
Keys to the heart : the clavichord in Moravian life / Laurence Libin
Communication through art : the role of art in Moravian communities / Paul Peucker
Moravian education in an eighteenth-century context / Heikki Lempa.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Selection of papers presented at a conference at Moravian College in Bethlehem, Penn., Apr. 21-22, 2006; sponsored by Moravian College and co-sponsored by the Moravian Archives.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Sabin W. Colton, Jr., Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Lempa, Heikki.
Peucker, P. M. (Paul Martin), 1963-
Moravian College.
Moravian Archives (Bethlehem, Pa.)
Sabin W. Colton, Jr., Memorial Fund.
ISBN:
9780980149654 (alk. paper)
0980149657 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
318057865
Publisher Number:
99936286352
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