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A companion to the medieval papacy : growth of an ideology and institution / edited by Keith Sisson, Atria A. Larson.

Publication:
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 410 pages ; 25 cm.
Series:
Brill's companions to the Christian tradition ; 70.
Brill's Companions to the Christian Tradition ; 70
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Subjects:
Papacy -- History.
Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Church history -- Middle Ages.
Papacy.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
A companion to the medieval papacy' brings together an international group of experts on various aspects of the medieval papacy. Each chapter provides an up-to-date introduction to and scholarly interpretation of topics of crucial importance to the development of the papacy?s thinking about its place in the medieval world and of its institutional structures. 0Topics covered include: the Papal States; the Gregorian Reform; papal artistic self-representation; hierocratic theory; canon law; decretals; councils; legates and judges delegate; the apostolic camera, chancery, penitentiary, and Rota; relations with Constantinople; crusades; missions. The volume includes an introductory chapter by Thomas F.X. Noble on the historiographical challenges of writing medieval papal history.
Contents:
Introduction / Atria A. Larson
Narratives of Papal History / Thomas F.X. Noble
Part 1. Popes and Princes, Polemic and Propaganda. Pro-Papacy Polemic and the Purity of the Church : The Gregorian Reform / Jehangir Yezdi Malegam
Popes as Princes? : The Papal States (1000-1300) / Sandro Carocci
Papal Imagery and Propaganda : Art, Architecture, and Liturgy / Francesca Pomarici
Popes over Princes : Hierocratic Theory / Keith Sisson
Part 2. Law and Judgement. Popes and Canon Law / Atria A. Larson
Papal Decretals / Atria A. Larson, Keith Sisson
Papal Councils in the High Middle Ages / Danica Summerlin
Part 3. Administration Abroad and at Home. The Omnipresent Pope : Legates and Judges Delegate / Harald Mùˆller
The Curia : Camera / Stefan Weiss
The Curia : The Apostolic Chancery / Andreas Meyer
The Curia : The Apostolic Penitentiary / Kirsi Salonen
The Curia : The Sacra Romana Rota / Kirsi Salonen
Part 4. Beyond the Latin Church. Relations with Constantinople / Andrew Louth
The Medieval Papacy, Crusading, and Heresy, 1095-1291 / Rebecca Rist
Missionary Activity / Felicitas Schmieder
Appendix: Chronology of Key Pontificates, Events and Works / Keith Sisson.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-400) and indexes.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edith E. Clark Endowment Fund.
Contributor:
Sisson, Keith (Keith David), editor.
Edith E. Clark Endowment Fund.
ISBN:
9789004299856
9004299858
9789004315280
9004315284
OCLC:
937368177
Publisher Number:
99968541349