Reforming the City-State: Government in Geneva

William Glen Naphy, Ward Holder (Editor)

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Abstract

Concise overview of the socio-political process from the establishment of the Reformation in Geneva (1535) to the triumph of Calvinism (1555) as the state religion of Geneva with an emphasis on the major conflicts leading to the ultimate victory of Calvin and his fellow French religious refugee ministers over the 'nationalist/nativist' party on the Genevan Senate.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationJohn Calvin in Context
EditorsWard Holder
Place of PublicationCambridge
PublisherCambridge University Press
Pages92-99
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9781108687447
ISBN (Print)9781108482400
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2019

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    Naphy, W. G., & Holder, W. (Ed.) (Accepted/In press). Reforming the City-State: Government in Geneva. In W. Holder (Ed.), John Calvin in Context (pp. 92-99). Cambridge University Press.