New item Free shipping Pay Now
Add this item to Cart for a combined free shipping deal
Click to enlarge photo

Listing Detail Tabs

Delivery takes approximately 7-12 business days.

This title is in stock with our Australian supplier and will be ordered in for you asap. We will send you a confirmation email with a Tracking Code to follow the progress of your parcel when it ships.

Parables of Coercion
Author: Seth Kimmel

ISBN: 9780226278285
Format: Hardcover
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 20 September 2015
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.1 x 15.5 x 2.5
Seth Kimmel challenges the conventional cultural and intellectual history of early modern Spain by arguing that religious intolerance, rather than consolidating the fields of canon law, philology, and history, instead created the conditions for a radical transformation in religious reform and disciplinary innovation in the Age of Inquisition. After the fall of Granada, Kimmel shows, competing scholarly communities in Castile and Aragon were forced to come to terms with the eradication of the traces of Judaism and Islam from the peninsula, obliging the legal scholars, linguistic experts, and historians of the time to go beyond their immediate fields of expertise in order to establish their political relevance and defend their interpretive methods to a wider audience. For Kimmel, it was the disagreements among the experts--inquisitors, university professors, Arabic and Hebrew scholars and translators, royal chroniclers, and even the Moriscos themselves--on the issues raised by conversion, inquisition, biblical exegesis, and historical discourse that drove reform and innovation. It was the need for what we today call "interdisciplinarity" that caused the disciplines...

Returns Policy:
30-day money back guarantee for return if the item is not as described, is damaged or is faulty. We do not offer a refund if you change your mind.

Customs Charges & Duties:
Orders over the value of $270 will be liable for customs charges, taxes including GST and brokerage costs which are the recipient's sole responsibility. Please click here to ask a question
Your question and answer privileges have been disabled.
You must log in to view questions and answers on this listing. We recommend reading questions before you make any purchases.
Please log in to view questions and answers on this listing. We recommend reading questions before you make any purchases. Available only to approved bidders. You must be an authenticated member to ask questions Find out more about becoming authenticated. Your account is in debt Your current account balance is You must credit your account to use this feature.
Firearms Licence #
By entering my licence number, I confirm I am aware of my obligations under the Arms Act.
Transaction details may be provided to police in accordance with the Terms & Conditions.
Your current account balance is Please note you will lose your question and answer privileges if your account is in debt for more than 2 weeks. Credit your account.
I confirm that I am over 18 years old.
To prevent your personal details being misused please do not put emails or phone numbers in questions. Failure to comply may result in the suspension of your account. The seller cannot add a Buy Now price once bidding has started.

Shipping options

  • Free shipping within New Zealand  

Payment options