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Moral and Religious Instruction

Moral and Religious Instruction

Brief survey from origins of formal instruction in thirteenth-century church conciliar legislation, to fourteenth-century ME texts where the didactic tradition so instigated by the church is directly or indirectly presented. “Much of PPl is incomprehensible” without knowledge of this tradition.


Szarmach, et al., Medieval England. 523-24.

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Barratt, Alexandra