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Title Defining the holy : sacred space in medieval and early modern Europe / edited by Andrew Spicer and Sarah Hamilton
Published London : Routledge, 2016
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Contents 1. Defining the holy : the delineation of sacred space / Sarah Hamilton and Andrew Spicer -- 2. Domestic space and devotion in the Middle Ages / Diana Webb -- 3. The domesticity of sacred space in the fifteenth-century Netherlands / Jeanne Nuechterlein -- 4. Private rooms in the monastic architecture of Habsburg Spain / Lisa A. Banner -- 5. Forbidden sacred spaces in Reformation England / Richard L. Williams -- 6. Designing for Protestant worship : the private chapels of the Cecil family / Annabel Ricketts with Claire Gapper and Caroline Knight -- 7. A Northern Jerusalem : transforming the spatial geography of the convent of Wienhausen / June L. Mecham -- 8. Using material culture to define holy space : the Bromholm project / Tim Pestell -- 9. The liturgical use of space in thirteenth-century Flanders / Stijn Bossuyt -- 10. 'God will have a house' : defining sacred space and rites of consecration in early seventeenth-century England / Andrew Spicer -- 11. 'Pure and white' : reformed space for worship in early seventeenth-century Hungary / Graeme Murdock -- 12. Ruben's Raising of the cross in context : the 'early Christian' past and the evocation of the sacred in post-Tridentine Antwerp / Cynthia Lawrence -- 13. The consecration of the civic realm / Judi Loach -- 14. The priest, the Quakers and the Second Conventicle Act : the battle for Gracechurch Street meething house, 1670 / Simon Dixon -- 15. La ville sonnant : the politics of sacred space in Avignon on the eve of the French Revolution / Eric Johnson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed January 5, 2017)
Subject Sacred space.
Heliga platser -- kristendom.
Kultplatser -- kristendom.
RELIGION -- Holidays -- Christian.
Sacred space.
Form Electronic book
Author Hamilton, Sarah, 1966- editor.
Spicer, Andrew, editor.
ISBN 1351945610