Culture wars : secular-Catholic conflict in nineteenth-century Europe /

This book is about the struggle that broke out between secular and religious forces in late nineteenth-century Europe. With its genuinely European focus and its innovative approach, this volume offers a fresh and revealing perspective on one of the main formative conflicts of modern European history...

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Other Authors: Clark, Christopher M., Kaiser, Wolfram
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • The new Catholicism and the European culture wars / Christopher Clark
  • 'Clericalism
  • that is our enemy!': European anticlericalism and the culture wars / Wolfram Kaiser
  • 'Priest hits girl': on the front line in the 'war of the two Frances' / James McMillan
  • The battle for monasteries, cemeteries and schools: Belgium / Els Witte
  • Contested rituals and the battle for public space: the Netherlands / Peter Jan Margry and Henk te Velde
  • Nonconformity, clericalism and 'Englishness': the United Kingdom / J.P. Parry
  • The assault of the city of Levites: Spain / Julio de la Cueva
  • Roma o morte: culture wars in Italy / Martin Papenheim
  • Enemies at the gate: the Moabit Klostersturm and the Kulturkampf: Germany / Manuel Borutta
  • Village quarrels and national controversies: Switzerland / Heidi Bossard-Borner
  • The Counter-Reformation's last stand: Austria / Laurence Cole
  • The uncivil origins of civil marriage: Hungary / Robert Nemes.