Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist

Religious Orders Vol 1

$50.00 USD

  • Date Published: April 2011
  • availability: This ISBN is for an eBook version which is distributed on our behalf by a third party.
  • format: Adobe eBook Reader
  • isbn: 9780511863653

$ 50.00 USD
Adobe eBook Reader

You will be taken to ebooks.com for this purchase
Buy eBook Add to wishlist

Other available formats:
Paperback


Looking for an inspection copy?

This title is not currently available on inspection

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • This is the first of a series of volumes which have become recognised as one of the great monuments of English historical scholarship. The late Dom David Knowles began work on the subject in 1929; The Monastic Order in England appeared in 1948, 1955 and 1959. This volume begins the account of a whole way of Christian life and a unique element of English civilisation, from Anglo-Saxon times to the mid-sixteenth century. It opens with a survey of monastic life and activities of the old orders to 1340; goes on to record the impact of the Friars, and concludes with a general survey of the monasteries and their world.

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Date Published: April 2011
    • format: Adobe eBook Reader
    • isbn: 9780511863653
    • availability: This ISBN is for an eBook version which is distributed on our behalf by a third party.
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    List of abbreviations
    Part I. The Old Orders, 1216–1340:
    1. The thirteenth century
    2. Reorganization among the Black Monks, 1216–1336
    3. The Augustinian chapters, 1216–1339
    4. The exploitation of the land
    5. Henry of Eastry
    6. The monastic administration
    7. The agrarian economi of the Cistercians
    8. The system of visitation
    9. The first century of visitation: (I)
    10. The first century of visitation: (II)
    Part II. The Friars, 1216–1340:
    11. The friars minor
    12. The coming of the minors
    13. The order of preachers
    14. The preachers in England
    15. The evolution of the Franciscan ideal
    16. The apostolic work of the friars
    17. Carmelites, Austin Hermits and lesser orders
    18. The early English Franciscan scholastics
    19. Doctrinal and moral controversies: Kilwardby and Pecham
    20. The friars from the Council of Lyons to William of Ockham (1272–1340)
    Part III. The Monasteries and their World:
    21. The cathedral monasteries
    22. The monastic boroughs
    23. The abbot
    24. The daily life of the monastery
    25. Intellectual life - history, art and music
    26. Monastic England, 1216–1340
    Appendices
    Bibliography
    Index.

  • Author

    David Knowles

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×