Chapter 1. The Historiography of the Inquisition

  1. Helen Rawlings

Published Online: 4 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773314.ch1

The Spanish Inquisition

The Spanish Inquisition

How to Cite

Rawlings, H. (2006) The Historiography of the Inquisition, in The Spanish Inquisition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773314.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631205999

Online ISBN: 9780470773314

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Keywords:

  • historiography;
  • inquisition;
  • roman catholic church;
  • historical literature;
  • economic decline

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sixteenth-and Seventeenth-century Literature

  • The Black Legend

  • Eighteenth-and Nineteenth-century Literature

  • Twentieth-century Scholarship

  • The Inquisitorial Data-bank

  • The Four Seasons of the Inquisition

  • Conclusion