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Voices of conscience : royal confessors and political counsel in seventeenth-century Spain and France / Nicole Reinhardt. [electronic resource]

Author/Creator:
Reinhardt, Nicole, author.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Edition:
First edition.
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Subjects:
Confessors -- Spain -- History -- 17th century.
Confessors -- France -- History -- 17th century.
Spain -- Kings and rulers -- History -- 17th century.
France -- Kings and rulers -- History -- 17th century.
Summary:
This work examines the role of royal confessors as political counsellors in seventeenth-century Spain and France, and how, against the backdrop of the momentous intellectual, theological, and political shifts that marked this period, questions of conscience became a major argument in the hegemonic struggle between the two competing Catholic powers.
Notes:
This edition previously issued in print: 2016.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on September 5, 2016).
ISBN:
0-19-177285-2