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Rituals of Prosecution : The Roman Inquisition and the Prosecution of Philo-Protestants in Sixteenth-Century Italy.

Author/Creator:
Wickersham, Jane K.
Publication:
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (439 pages)
Series:
Toronto Italian Studies
Toronto Italian Studies
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Subjects:
Courts -- Italy -- History -- 16th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Rituals of Prosecution provides an in-depth examination of the inquisitorial processes of urban residents from humble socio-economic backgrounds, providing new insight into how the prosecution of ordinary people was conducted in the early modern era.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1 Philo-Protestantism in Italian Lands: Beliefs and Practices
2 'He may be a patron and receiver of heretics': Adapting the Principles of Prosecution
3 Word and Deed: Indications of Suspicion
4 The Mercy of the Court
5 Confession and Defence: Aggressive Tactics
6 Full Confessions of Faith: Ritual Practice and Intent
7 Mind and Body: The Opportunity for Redemption
Conclusion: The Boundaries of Orthodoxy
Notes
Bibliography
Index
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Wickersham, Jane K. Rituals of Prosecution
ISBN:
9781442665965
9781442645004
OCLC:
899226914