Change and continuity: the English sermon before 1250
Millett, Bella (2010) Change and continuity: the English sermon before 1250. In, Treharne, Elaine and Walker, Greg (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Literature in English. Oxford, GB, Oxford University Press, 221-239. (Oxford Handbooks of Literature).
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The chapter gives a survey of the English sermon from the Anglo-Saxon period to the mid thirteenth century. For the post-Conquest period, it gives particular attention to the relationship between the older native preaching tradition and newer Continental influences, arguing that earlier scholarship has underestimated the coexistence - and in some cases even the convergence - of the two traditions from the mid twelfth century onwards.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Subjects:||B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BR Christianity
D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D111 Medieval History
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN0441 Literary History
|Divisions:||University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Humanities > English
|Date Deposited:||01 Sep 2009|
|Last Modified:||28 Jun 2012 14:24|
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press|
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