Modernity and the Reinvention of Tradition: Backing Into the Future

Cambridge University Press (2009)
Introduction: Ancient & modern : the braid of Cassiodorus -- Tradition, literacy and change -- Church versus scripture : the idea of biblical tradition -- Revolution and tradition -- Re-envisioning the past : metaphors and symbols of tradition -- Inventing Christian culture : Volney, Chateaubriand and the French Revolution -- Herder, Schleiermacher, Novalis and Schlegel : the idea of a Christian Europe -- Translating Herder : the idea of Protestant Reformation -- Keble and the Anglican tradition -- Newman and the development of tradition -- Arnold : taking religion out of religion -- Radical tradition : theologizing Eliot -- Epilogue: Re-energizing the past -- Appendix: Velázquez and the royal boar hunt.
Keywords Tradition (Philosophy History  Tradition (Theology History of doctrines  Literature, Modern History and criticism  Literature, Modern History and criticism
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Call number B105.T7.P75 2009
ISBN(s) 052151746X   9780521517461
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