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History of religious intolerance in Spain

Adolfo de Castro

History of religious intolerance in Spain

or, An examination of some of the causes which led to that nation"s decline

by Adolfo de Castro

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Published by Cash in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Freedom of religion,
  • Church history

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtr. from the Spanish by Thomas Parker
    ContributionsParker, Thomas, tr
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxxiv, 227 p.
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25225426M
    OCLC/WorldCa29285517

    Black Legend, Spanish Leyenda Negra, term indicating an unfavourable image of Spain and Spaniards, accusing them of cruelty and intolerance, formerly prevalent in the works of many non-Spanish, and especially Protestant, historians. Primarily associated with criticism of 16th-century Spain and the anti-Protestant policies of King Philip II (reigned –98), the term was . Retold in all its complexity and poignancy, this tale of religious intolerance, political maneuvering, and ethnic cleansing resonates with many modern concerns. Eagerly awaited by Islamist and Hispanist scholars since Harvey’s first volume appeared in , Muslims in Spain, to , will be compulsory reading for student and specialist. Catholicism and its coexistence with other religious practices are described through selected texts in Part II, which range from colonial examples, such as a Franciscan’s letter to the king of Spain describing Spaniards’ abuses of Indians, through to contemporary descriptions of black communities’ understanding of the sacred as found in the natural world.


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A Brief History of Intolerance in America. Discrimination against different religious and ethnic groups dates back to the founding of the colonies.

Spain has had a pronounced history of religious intolerance. Once the Spanish civil war was over, the Roman Catholic Church contributed to the establishment of Franco’s authoritarian rule through a “National Catholicism” that excluded all dissident religious movements (Concordat ofArt.

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Yet the roots of Spanish anti-Semitism went deeper. Book Description The Inquisition. Just the word itself evokes, to the modern reader, endless images of torment, violence, corruption, and intolerance committed in the name of Catholic orthodoxy and societal conformity.

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The monarchy was Catholic, and it had just united two kingdoms, Aragon and Castile, as a single country in the late 15th : Shanna Freeman.

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Reston documents a critical period of history, when great socio-political and religious changes converge, the Moors finally defeated by the Christians and the gestation of the long deadly years of the Inquisition, birthed in Spain with the reign of Ferdinand and Isabella, Christopher Columbus's mission to the New World charged with the conflict 5/5(5).

In her recent book Ornament of the World, María Rosa Menocal describes the convivencia as a multicultural Eden, and religious intolerance was the apple that brought exile from this paradise.

Islamic nationalists have cited the convivencia as proof that Islam is tolerant by nature, claiming that only Zionist distortions require Muslims to stray Brand: The Jewish Publication Society.

Islamic Spain has been hailed for its ''convivencia'' -- its spirit of tolerance in which Jews, Christians and Muslims, created a premodern .The creation of a secular education system was one of the great social experiments designed to break down religious intolerance within society.

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