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Pedro de Valencia and the Catholic apologists of the expulsion of the Moriscos [electronic resource] : visions of Christianity and kingship / by Grace Magnier.

By: Magnier, Grace.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Medieval and early modern Iberian world: v. 38.Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 424 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9789004189409 (electronic bk.); 9004189408 (electronic bk.); 9789004182882 (hardback : alk. paper); 9004182888 (hardback : alk. paper).Subject(s): Moriscos -- History | Valencia, Pedro de, 1555-1620 | Catholic Church -- Spain -- History -- 16th century | Church and state -- Spain -- History -- 16th century | Spain -- Kings and rulers -- Religious aspects | Spain -- History -- House of Austria, 1516-1700 | History | HISTORY | Valencia, Pedro de | Religi�ose Toleranz | RassenfrageGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Pedro de Valencia and the Catholic apologists of the expulsion of the Moriscos.DDC classification: 946/.04088297 Online resources: EBSCOhost Summary: The Spanish Moriscos, Muslims forcibly converted to Christianity, were expelled by Philip III between 1609 and 1614. Subsequently, writers known as Catholic Apologists wrote justifying the event. Pedro de Valencia, humanist, biblical scholar, jurist and royal Chronicler, condemned expulsion. Both Apologists and Pedro de Valencia made their case by invoking Divine Providence: the former contended that millenarian prophecies and apocalyptic visions were signs of divine warning beforehand and of approval afterwards; Valencia urged Philip III to act as a shepherd king, arguing that Divine Providen.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [399]-419) and index.

The Spanish Moriscos, Muslims forcibly converted to Christianity, were expelled by Philip III between 1609 and 1614. Subsequently, writers known as Catholic Apologists wrote justifying the event. Pedro de Valencia, humanist, biblical scholar, jurist and royal Chronicler, condemned expulsion. Both Apologists and Pedro de Valencia made their case by invoking Divine Providence: the former contended that millenarian prophecies and apocalyptic visions were signs of divine warning beforehand and of approval afterwards; Valencia urged Philip III to act as a shepherd king, arguing that Divine Providen.

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