Chapter 3. Religious Authority and Dissent

  1. Peter Brown
  1. Mishtooni Bose

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch4

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

How to Cite

Bose, M. (2007) Religious Authority and Dissent, in A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500 (ed P. Brown), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631219736

Online ISBN: 9780470996355

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Keywords:

  • religious authority;
  • dissent;
  • wycliffite controversies;
  • reform;
  • theological exploration

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Wycliffite Controversies

  • Reform, Dissent and Theological Exploration

  • William Thorpe and Margery Kempe: A Surplus of Representation

  • Censorship and Hermeneutics: Spectres of Orthodoxy?

  • Conclusion