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The Resource Holy warriors : the religious ideology of chivalry, Richard W. Kaeuper

Holy warriors : the religious ideology of chivalry, Richard W. Kaeuper

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Holy warriors : the religious ideology of chivalry
Title
Holy warriors
Title remainder
the religious ideology of chivalry
Statement of responsibility
Richard W. Kaeuper
Title variation
Holy warrior
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study argues that chivalric ideology of the high and later Middle Ages selectively appropriated religious ideas to valorise the institution of knighthood, and describes how both elite warriors and clerics contributed to a Christian theology that validated the knights' bloody profession
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Kaeuper, Richard W
Dewey number
940.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CR4519
LC item number
.K347 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Middle Ages series
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  • Chivalry
  • Chivalry
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Chivalry in literature
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Europe
Label
Holy warriors : the religious ideology of chivalry, Richard W. Kaeuper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-317) and index
Contents
Violent knights, holy knights -- Two model knight/authors as guides -- The religious context for chivalric ideology -- Independence in knightly piety -- Knightly ideology developed and disseminated -- The hero and the suffering servant -- Knighthood and the new lay theology : ordines and labor -- Knighthood and the new lay theology : confession and penance -- Writing the death certificate for chivalric ideology
Control code
000293525
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 331 p.
Isbn
9780812241679
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009004274
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000293525
  • (OCoLC)290494407
Label
Holy warriors : the religious ideology of chivalry, Richard W. Kaeuper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-317) and index
Contents
Violent knights, holy knights -- Two model knight/authors as guides -- The religious context for chivalric ideology -- Independence in knightly piety -- Knightly ideology developed and disseminated -- The hero and the suffering servant -- Knighthood and the new lay theology : ordines and labor -- Knighthood and the new lay theology : confession and penance -- Writing the death certificate for chivalric ideology
Control code
000293525
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 331 p.
Isbn
9780812241679
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009004274
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000293525
  • (OCoLC)290494407

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