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Niccoli, Niccolò

Craig Kallendorf

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Niccolò Niccoli Introduction Niccolò Niccoli (b. c. 1364–d. 1437) is one of the more intriguing figures of early Italian humanism. One of the ...

Buonarroti, Michelangelo

William Wallace

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Michelangelo Buonarroti Introduction Michelangelo Buonarroti (b. 1475–d. 1564) is universally recognized to be among the greatest artists of a...

Artisans

James Farr

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Artisans Introduction The historiography of artisans and, to a lesser extent, apprentices in early modern Europe has experienced a renaissance...

Medici, Catherine de'

Katherine Crawford

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Catherine De’ Medici Introduction Catherine de’ Medici, wife of Henri II (r. 1547–1559) and mother of François II, Charles IX, and Henri III, ...

Bacon, Francis

Sarah Covington

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

Francis Bacon Introduction No one disputes the tremendous importance of Francis Bacon in the context of early modern natural, moral, and legal...

Persecution and Martyrdom

Sarah Covington

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-07-27

Persecution and Martyrdom Introduction The fragmentation of western Christianity in the wake of the reformation ended the monolithic power of t...

Reformation, Italian, The

Diego Pirillo

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

The Italian Reformation Introduction Why did Renaissance Italy not accomplish a religious reformation like that which occurred in 16th-century...

Poetry, English

James P. Bednarz

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

English Poetry Introduction The English Renaissance, the age of William Shakespeare, Christopher Marlowe, Sir Philip Sidney, Ben Jonson, John ...

Historiography

Ann Moyer

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Historiography Introduction History was one of the main disciplines identified with the humanist movement; Renaissance humanists wrote many wo...

Crime and Punishment

Trevor Dean

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Crime and Punishment Introduction The study of crime and criminal justice has been one of the most lively areas of the historiography of late ...

Baroque

Anne H. Muraoka

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Baroque Introduction The Baroque is a name given to a style that dominated western Europe from the late 16th century to the mid-18th century (...

Netherlands, 1500-1621, Reformations and Revolt in the

Alastair Duke, Judith Pollmann

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Reformations and Revolt in the Netherlands, 1500–1621 Introduction The Low Countries have a special place in Reformation history, both because...

Regencies in Renaissance and Reformation Europe, 1400-1700, Royal

E. William Monter

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Royal Regencies in Renaissance and Reformation Europe, 1400–1700 Introduction “Regent” is a convenient general term to describe persons tempor...

Bruni, Leonardo

Craig Kallendorf

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Leonardo Bruni Introduction Leonardo Bruni (b. 1370–d. 1444) is one of the most interesting and versatile of the early Italian humanists. Intel...

Mary Tudor, Queen of England

John Edwards

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Mary Tudor, Queen of England Introduction Ever since she died in London on 17 November 1558, Queen Mary I has had an afterlife in the shadow o...

Copernicus, Nicolaus

André Goddu

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Nicolaus Copernicus Introduction Nicolaus Copernicus (b. 1473–d. 1543) was the first modern author to propose a heliocentric theory of the uni...

Family and Childhood

Margaret L. King

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Family and Childhood Introduction Scholars largely neglected the history of the family until after World War II, when they began to emp...

Literature, French

Andrea Frisch

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

French Literature Introduction The French Renaissance, which in literary studies is more or less taken to span the 16th century, is considere...

Literature, Penitential

Robert A. Maryks

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

Penitential Literature Introduction Penitential literature is a corpus of works by Christian authors dealing with penance (from Lat. poena: re...

Clifford, Anne

Megan Matchinske

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Anne Clifford Introduction Lady Anne Clifford (b. 30 January 1590–d. 22 March 1676) spent a considerable portion of her life embroiled in lawsu...

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