Chapter 3. Purity and Danger

  1. R. I. Moore

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773987.ch3

The Formation of a Persecuting Society: Authority and Deviance in Western Europe 950-1250, Second Edition

The Formation of a Persecuting Society: Authority and Deviance in Western Europe 950-1250, Second Edition

How to Cite

Moore, R. I. (2007) Purity and Danger, in The Formation of a Persecuting Society: Authority and Deviance in Western Europe 950-1250, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773987.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405129640

Online ISBN: 9780470773987

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Keywords:

  • persecution;
  • purity;
  • danger;
  • deviance;
  • authority

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Fear of Pollution

  • The Powerful and the Poor

  • Deviance and Authority

  • Persecution and ‘the People’

  • The Enemy Discovered