Renaissance and Reformation - P - Oxford Bibliographies

You are looking at 335 - 354 of 437 items

Reformation, The

Hans Hillerbrand, Wladyslaw Roczniak

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Reformation Introduction The Reformation of the 16th century, sometimes known as “Protestant Reformation” in order to distinguish it from...

Reformations and Revolt in the Netherlands, 1500–1621

Judith Pollmann, Alastair Duke, Geert Janssen

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

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

Rembrandt

Christopher Atkins

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Rembrandt Introduction The son of a miller in Leiden, Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn turned to art as a profession relatively late. While many ...

Renaissance, The

Margaret L. King

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

The RenaissanceIntroductionThe whole of the Oxford Bibliographies Renaissance and Reformation module is devoted to the period 1350–1650, one of the ma...

Reuchlin, Johann

Mark Wilson

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Johann Reuchlin Introduction Johann Reuchlin (b. 1455–d. 1522) studied Roman law and Greek in Freiburg, Paris, Basel, Orleans, and Tübingen, wh...

Revolutionary England, 1642-1702

Sarah Covington

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Revolutionary England, 1642–1702 Introduction The 17th century is one of the most important periods in England’s history, eliciting highly ...

Rhetoric

John Monfasani

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Rhetoric Introduction In various guises rhetoric, the art of persuasion, has played an important role in Western education and culture since A...

Ricci, Matteo

Ronnie Po-chia Hsia

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Matteo Ricci Introduction Matteo Ricci (b. 1553–d. 1610) was born in Macerata in the Papal States. In 1571 he joined the Society of Jesus in R...

Richard III

Stella Fletcher

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2019-09-25

Richard IIIIntroductionThe youngest son of Richard, duke of York (b. 1411–b. 1460) and his duchess, Cecily Neville (b. 1415–1495), was born on 2 Octob...

Rienzo, Cola Di

Ronald G. Musto

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Cola Di RienzoIntroductionCola di Rienzo (b. c. 1313–d. 1354) was a notary and diplomat, friend of Francesco Petrarch, and learned student of classica...

Roman and Iberian Inquisitions, Censorship and the Index in the

Christopher F. Black

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Censorship and the Index in the Roman and Iberian InquisitionsIntroductionThis article is primarily concerned with censorship in Italy and Iberia as c...

Ronsard, Pierre de

Katherine Maynard

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

Pierre de RonsardIntroductionPerhaps no poet of the French Renaissance has known as much fame, in both his own lifetime and through his legacy, as Pie...

Roper, Margeret More

Jaime Goodrich

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2019-09-25

Margaret More RoperIntroductionMargaret More Roper (b. 1505–d. 1544) was the eldest daughter of Sir Thomas More and Jane Colt, More’s first wife. More...

Royal Regencies in Renaissance and Reformation Europe, 1400–1700

E. William Monter

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

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

Rubens, Peter Paul

Koenraad Jonckheere

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Peter Paul Rubens Introduction Sir Peter Paul Rubens (b. 1577–d. 1640) was a 17th-century Flemish artist, humanist, and diplomat. His importan...

Russell, Elizabeth Cooke Hoby

Patricia Phillippy

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Elizabeth Cooke Hoby Russell Introduction Elizabeth Cooke Hoby Russell (b. 1540–d. 1609) was the seventh child and fourth daughter of Sir Anth...

Russia and Muscovy

Russell E. Martin

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Russia and Muscovy Introduction The centuries when western Europe was undergoing the Renaissance and Reformation were dynamic times in Muscovy...

Ruzante Angelo Beolco

Linda Carroll

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2020-06-24

Ruzante Angelo BeolcoIntroductionWhile much of the Italian literary world of the 16th century turned to measured Petrarchan modes expressed in stylize...

Saint John of the Cross

Colin Thompson

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Saint John of the Cross Introduction A poet, mystic, and monastic reformer, St. John of the Cross (San Juan de la Cruz; born Juan de Yepes [b....

Saints and Mystics: After Trent

Erin Kathleen Rowe

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Saints and Mystics: After Trent Introduction The period following the Council of Trent (1545–1563) ushered in sweeping changes in early modern...

How to Subscribe

Oxford Bibliographies Online is available by subscription and perpetual access to institutions. For more information or to contact an Oxford Sales Representative click here.