Heresies & Sects of the Middle Ages


Book or monograph Carl T. Berkhout & J.B. Russell, Medieval Heresies: A Bibliography 1960-1979. Subsidia Mediaevalia 11. Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, 1981. Pbk. ISBN: 0888443609. {}

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Book or monograph Robert I. Moore, ed. The Birth of Popular Heresy. Documents of Medieval History, 1, 2nd revised edn. Toronto: University of Toronto Press Inc., 1995. Pbk. ISBN: 0802076599. pp.166. {}
Book or monograph Walter L. Wakesfield & Austin P. Evans, Heresies of the High Middle Ages. Records of Civilisation, Sources and Studies, 81. New York: Columbia University Press, 1991. Pbk. ISBN: 0231096321. pp.865. {}

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Secondary Sources

Article T. Asad, "Medieval heresy: an Anthropological view," Social History 11 (1986): 354-62.
Book or monograph Aston: Faith and FireMargaret E. Aston, Faith and Fire: Popular and Unpopular Religion. Hambledon and London Ltd., 1993. Hbk. ISBN: 1852850736. pp.360. {}
Book or monograph Derek Baker, ed, Schism, Heresy and Protest. Studies in Church History 9. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1972. ISBN: 0521084865. {}
Book or monograph Malcolm Barber, Crusaders and Heretics, 12th - 14th centuries. Aldershot: Variorum, 1995. Hbk. ISBN: 0860784762. pp.299. {}
Article Peter Biller, "Through a glass darkly: seeing medieval heresy," P. Linehan & J. Nelson, eds., The Medieval World. London, 2001.
Article B. Bolton, "Tradition and temerity: papal attitudes to deviants 1159-1216," D. Baker, ed., Studies in Church History 11: The Materials, Sources and Methods of Ecclesiastical History. Oxford, 1975.
Article C.N.L. Brooke, "Heresy and religious sentiment: 1000-1250," Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research 41 (1968): 115-31.
Book or monograph Evans: A Brief History of HeresyGillian R. Evans, A Brief History of Heresy. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2003. Hbk. ISBN: 0631235264. pp.195. {}
Book or monograph Fichtenau: Heretics and Scholars in the High Middle Ages 1000-1200Heinrich Fichtenau, Heretics and Scholars in the High Middle Ages 1000-1200, Denise A. Kaiser, translator. Penn State University Press, 2000. Pbk. ISBN: 0271020466. pp.376. {}
Book or monograph Michael Frassetto, ed., Heresy and the Persecuting Society in the Middle Ages: Essays on the Work of R.I. Moore. Studies in the History of Christian Traditions, 129. Hardcover (April 30, 2006) Publisher: Brill Language: English ISBN: 9004150986. {}
Book or monograph W.H.C. Frend, The Rise of the Monophysite Movement in the Fifth and Sixth Centuries. Cambridge: Cambridge Universitry Press, 1972. Hbk. ISBN: 0521081300. {}
Book or monograph Stanley L. Greenslade, Schism in the Early Church, 2nd edn. London: SCM Press Ltd., 1964. pp. xxii + 253.
Book or monograph Gui: The Inquisitor's Guide: A Medieval Manual on HereticsBernard Gui, The Inquisitor's Guide: A Medieval Manual on Heretics, Janet Shirley, editor & translator. Ravenhall Books, 2006. ISBN: 1905043090. pp.208. {} [Publisher Brochure ]
Book or monograph Janet & Bernard Hamilton & Yuri Stoyanov, Christian Dualist Heresies in the Byzantine World c.650 - c.1405. Manchester & New York: Manchester University Press, 1998. Hbk. ISBN: 0719047641. pp.300. {}
Book or monograph Arnold H.M. Jones, Were Ancient Heresies Disguised as Social Movements? Facet Books, 1. Philadelphia, NJ: Fortress Press, 1966. pp. xi + 35.
Book or monograph Richard Kieckhefer, Repression of Heresy in Medieval Germany. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1972. ISBN: 0812277589. {}
Book or monograph Kienzle: Cistericans, Heresy and Crusade in OccitaniaBeverley Mayne Kienzle, Cistericans, Heresy and Crusade in Occitania, 1145-1229. Rochester, NY: The Boydell Press, 2001. Hbk. ISBN: 190315300X. pp.288. {}
Book or monograph Lambert: Medieval HeresyMalcolm D. Lambert, Medieval Heresy: Popular Movements from the Gregorian Reform to the Reformation , 3rd edn. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, 2002. Pbk. Blackwell Publishers; ISBN: 0631222766. pp.504. {CBD} {}
Article in Book Richard Landes, "The Birth of Heresy: A Millennial Phenomenon," Journal of Religious History 24.1 (2000): 26-43.
Book or monograph Gordon Leff, Heresy in the Later Middle Ages. The Relation of Heterodoxy to Dissent c. 1250-c.1450. Manchester University Press, 1999. Reprints distributed by Sandpiper Books, 1999. Hbk. ISBN: 0719057434. pp.800. {}
Book or monograph Gordon Leff, Heresy, Philosophy and Religion in the Medieval West. Variorum Collected Studies. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002. Hbk. ISBN: 0860788881. pp.336. {}
Book or monograph Lerner: The Heresy of the Free Spirit in the Later Middle AgesRobert E. Lerner, The Heresy of the Free Spirit in the Later Middle Ages, new edn. Berkeley: University of Notre Dame Press, 1991. Pbk. ISBN: 0268010943. pp.257. {}
Book or monograph Milan Loos, Dualist Heresy in the Middle Ages. Prague: Akademia, 1974. pp.397.
Book or monograph W. Lourdaux & D. Verhelst, eds. The Concept of Heresy in the Middle Ages. Mediaevilia Lovanensia, série 1, studia 4. Louvain: Louvain University Press, 1976. ISBN: 9061860431. pp.232. {}
Article A.S. McGrade, "The medieval idea of heresy: what are we to make of it?" P. Biller, ed., Studies in Church History Subsidia 11: The Medieval Church. Woodbridge, 1999. pp.111-39.
Book or monograph M. Mollat & P. Wolff, The Popular Revolutions of the Late Middle Ages. London, 1973.
Book or monograph Robert I. Moore, The Origins of European Dissent, new edn. Toronto: University of Toronto Press Inc., 1994. Pbk. ISBN: 0802075665. pp.322. {}
Article Robert I. Moore, "Popular violence and popular heresy in Western Europe c.1000-1179," W.J. Sheils, ed., Studies in Church History 21: Persecution and Toleration. Oxford, 1984. pp.43-50.
Book or monograph Moore: The Formation of a Persecuting SocietyRobert I. Moore, The Formation of a Persecuting Society: Power and Deviance in Western Europe, 950-1250. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, 1990. Pbk. ISBN: 0631171452. pp.176. {}
Article Robert I. Moore, "New Sects and Secret Meetings," W.J. Shiels & D. Wood, ed., Studies in Church History 23: Voluntary Religion. Oxford, 1986. pp.47-68.
Article Robert I. Moore, "The Birth of popular heresy: a millennial phenomeon," Journal of Religious History 24.1 (2000): 8-25.
Article Robert I. Moore, "Heresy and enthisiasm in 'the millennial generation'," A. Aramat & M. Bernhardsson, eds. Imagining the End: Millennial Faith from Ancient Middle East to Contemporary America. I.P. Tauris, 2001.
Article J.L. Nelson, "Society, theodicy and the origins of heresy: towards a reassessment of the medieval evidence," D. Baker, ed., Studies in Church History 9: Schism, Heresy and Religious Protest. Cambridge, 1972. pp.65-77.
Book or monograph Edward M. Peters, Heresy and Authority in Medieval Europe. University of Pennsylvania Press, 1980. Pbk. ISBN: 0812211030. pp.312. {}
Article H.G. Richardson, "Heresy and the lay power under Richard II," Economic History Review 51 (1936): 1-28.
Book or monograph Roach: The Devil's World: Heresy and Society 1100-1320Andrew Roach, The Devil's World: Heresy and Society 1100-1320. Longman, 2005. Pbk. ISBN: 0582279607. pp.256. {}
Article Jeffery Burton Russell, "Interpretations of the origins of medieval heresy," Medieval Studies 25 (1963): 26-33.
Book or monograph Jeffery Burton Russell, Dissent and reform in the early Middle Ages. University of California, Los Angeles: Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 1965. pp.323.
Book or monograph Jeffery Burton Russell, Religious Dissent in the Middle Ages. London: John Wiley & Sons, 1971. Hbk. ISBN: 0471745553. pp.161. {}
Article Peder Stiansen, "Church Reform in the Late Middle Ages," Bibliotheca Sacra 106: 421 (1949): 75-95.
Article J.N. Stephens, "Heresy in medieval and Renaissance Florence," Past and Present 54 (1972): 25-60.
Book or monograph Norman P. Tanner, ed., Heresy Trials in the Diocese of Norwich 1428-31, Camden 4th series 20. London: Royal Historical Society, 1977. ISBN: 0901050393. pp.233. {}
Book or monograph Normam P. Tanner, ed., Kent Heresy Proceedings 1511-12. Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 1997. Hbk. ISBN: 0906746256. pp.190. {}
Book or monograph Arthur S. Turberville, Medieval Heresy and Inquisition. London: 1920. Reprinted Hamden, CN: 1964.
Article Walter L. Wakefield, "Notes on some antiheretical writings of the thirteenth century," Franciscan Studies 27 (1967): 285-321.
Book or monograph Walter L. Wakefield, Heresy, Crusade and Inquisition in Southern France: 1100-1250. London: Allen & Unwin, 1974. Hbk. ISBN: 0042730015. pp.288. {}
Book or monograph Walter L. Wakefield & A.P. Evans, Heresies of the High Middle Ages. Records of Civilisation, Sources and Studies, 81, new edn. Columbia University Press, 1991: Pbk. ISBN: 0231096321. pp.865. {}
Book or monograph Christendom and its DiscontentsScott L. Waugh & Peter D. Diehl, eds., Christendom and its Discontents: Exclusion, Persecution and Rebellion, 1000-1500. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996. Hbk. ISBN: 0521471834. pp.384. {}
Article D.M. Webb, "The Pope and the cities: anticlericalism and heresy in Innocent III's Italy," D. Wood, ed., Studies in Church History Subsidia 9: The Church and Sovereignty. Oxford, 1991. pp.135-52.

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