The Resource The birth of Purgatory, Jacques Le Goff ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer

The birth of Purgatory, Jacques Le Goff ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer

Label
The birth of Purgatory
Title
The birth of Purgatory
Statement of responsibility
Jacques Le Goff ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Noting that the doctrine of Purgatory does not appear in the Latin theology of the West before the late twelfth century, the author identifies the profound social and intellectual changes which caused its widespread acceptance
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Le Goff, Jacques
Index
index present
LC call number
BT842
LC item number
.L413 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Purgatory
  • Purgatory
Label
The birth of Purgatory, Jacques Le Goff ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: La naissance du purgatoire
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The third place -- Part One: The hereafter before Purgatory -- Ancient imaginings -- The fathers of Purgatory -- The early Middle Ages: doctrinal stagnation and the riot of imagination -- Part Two: The twelfth century: the birth of Purgatory -- The century of the great advance -- The fire of Purgatory -- "Locus Purgatorius": a place for purgation -- Purgatory between Sicily and Ireland -- The logic of Purgatory -- Part Three: The triumph of Purgatory -- The scholastic systematization -- Social victory: Purgatory and the cure of souls -- The poetic triumph: The Divina Commedia -- Why Purgatory?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 430 pages
Isbn
9780226470825
Lccn
83001108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)9196464
Label
The birth of Purgatory, Jacques Le Goff ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
Publication
Note
Translation of: La naissance du purgatoire
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The third place -- Part One: The hereafter before Purgatory -- Ancient imaginings -- The fathers of Purgatory -- The early Middle Ages: doctrinal stagnation and the riot of imagination -- Part Two: The twelfth century: the birth of Purgatory -- The century of the great advance -- The fire of Purgatory -- "Locus Purgatorius": a place for purgation -- Purgatory between Sicily and Ireland -- The logic of Purgatory -- Part Three: The triumph of Purgatory -- The scholastic systematization -- Social victory: Purgatory and the cure of souls -- The poetic triumph: The Divina Commedia -- Why Purgatory?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 430 pages
Isbn
9780226470825
Lccn
83001108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)9196464

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