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Author Mixson, James D.

Title Poverty's proprietors : ownership and mortal sin at the origins of the Observant Movement / by James D. Mixson
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 259 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Studies in the history of Christian traditions, 1573-5664 ; v. 143
Studies in the history of Christian traditions ; v. 143. 1573-5664
Contents Cultures of property between cloister and world -- Calls from without -- Revolt from within -- Property and community between principle and practice -- Property and community between penance and perfection
Summary Focusing on the theme of property and community, this study offers a fresh account of the origins of fifteenth-century Observant reform in the monasteries and canonries of the southern Empire. It traces how ideas about reformed community emerged, both beyond and within the religious orders, in the era of the Council of Constance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-253) and index
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Subject Church renewal -- Catholic Church -- History -- To 1500.
Monasticism and religious orders -- Austria -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500
Monasticism and religious orders -- Germany -- Bavaria -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500
Poverty, Vow of -- History of doctrines -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Property -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church -- History of doctrines -- Middle Ages, 600-1500
Austria -- Church history.
Bavaria (Germany) -- Church history.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008053384
ISBN 1282400932
9047427513 (electronic bk.)
9789047427513 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ; alk. paper)
(hardback ; alk. paper)