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The Historical Jesus and the Literary Imagination, 1860–1920 by Jennifer Stevens

The Historical Jesus and the Literary Imagination, 1860–1920 by Jennifer Stevens

By Jennifer Stevens

Fictional reconstructions of the Gospels proceed to discover a spot in modern literature and the preferred mind's eye. Present-day writers of recent Testament–based fiction are thought of to join a practice shaped within the mid-to-late 20th century. but the principles have been laid previous nonetheless by way of writers like Oscar Wilde, George Moore, and Marie Corelli who, in flip, drew effect from different works of biblical scholarship. the most recent within the English organization Monographs sequence, The historic Jesus and the Literary mind's eye paints a resounding photograph of the connection among nineteenth-century biblical scholarship and literary works that increases fascinating questions for students operating on the intersection of literature and theology.  

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Transformations in Schooling: Historical and Comparative by K. Tolley

Transformations in Schooling: Historical and Comparative by K. Tolley

By K. Tolley

By way of the tip of the 20 th century, formal education - as soon as the privilege of male elites - had develop into obtainable to ladies, the operating type and a few ethnic minorities. The essays during this quantity discover the ancient origins of this modification, reading struggles Australia, Canada, China, Columbia, India, the USA, and South Africa.

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What an Earl Wants by Shirley Karr

What an Earl Wants by Shirley Karr

By Shirley Karr

A pleasant Regency–era story of an earl who continually will get his approach and the lady who's made up our minds to withstand his charms...by an exhilarating debut author!The Earl of Sinclair is healthy to be tied! His servants were pairing up and eloping, leaving the remainder of his loved ones employees concerning him because the matchmaking earl. His most up-to-date rent is his secretary Quincy. it's not lengthy earlier than his insolent worker wraps the family employees round his finger, which Sinclair is prepared to miss, specifically while he realises that the bottom he reveals himself consistently observing isn't that of a boy, yet of a full–grown girl! Quincy by no means truly lied; she easily by no means stated she wasn't a he. determined for employment, she dressed as any secretary might and enable her company make his personal assumptions. Now if purely she will be able to retain her brain on her paintings rather than Sinclair's devilish allure, she simply may possibly cease herself from falling in love with him.

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The School of Peter Abelard: The Influence of Abelard’s by D. E. Luscombe

The School of Peter Abelard: The Influence of Abelard’s by D. E. Luscombe

By D. E. Luscombe

Peter Abelard carried out many analyses of Scriptural and Patristic teachings, and completed an in depth rapprochement among Christian and pagan suggestion. His public profession used to be resulted in 1140 by means of an ecclesiastical condemnation, yet this touched upon the important concerns dealing with the early leaders of the medieval scholastic circulate and Abelard's personal teachings persevered to be debatable. Dr Luscombe considers the effect of Abelard's important teachings between his contemporaries and successors. his objective is to provide an explanation for the conflicting estimates of Abelard which have been present within the 12th century and later, and to supply a whole account of the writings and sundry fortunes of Abelard's disciples. He additionally examines the manuscript culture of Abelard's paintings and that of his fans. The condemnation of 1140 repudiated Abelard's prime doctrines. This led a few of Abelard's disciples to partially retreat from the location in their grasp, while a few selected to evolve and expand his teachings.

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Historical dictionary of Morocco by Aomar Boum, Thomas K. Park

Historical dictionary of Morocco by Aomar Boum, Thomas K. Park

By Aomar Boum, Thomas K. Park

Written via knowledgeable at the peoples of Morocco, the dictionary is an important connection with this brilliant North African kingdom. Its concise dictionary entries describe the $64000 humans, areas, occasions, and associations of Morocco in addition to its society, tradition, economic system, and religions.

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Liam's Secret Son by Carole Mortimer

Liam's Secret Son by Carole Mortimer

By Carole Mortimer

When Liam O'Reilly insisted on being part of Laura's global back, her first intuition was once to show him down. It wasn't that she did not locate him beautiful. yet within the time they would been aside, Laura had married, had a toddler and been widowed. She was once older and wiser now.

What relatively her used to be that if Liam had stayed all these years in the past, he may have figured out anything Laura now felt forced to maintain a mystery from him—he had a son….

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