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New Abridged & Revised Book: Parker, “Global Crisis”

Geoffrey Parker, Global Crisis: War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century, abridged version (Yale, 2017).

New Book: Dangler, “Edging toward Iberia”

Jean Dangler, Edging toward Iberia (University of Toronto Press, 2017).

New Book: Irigoyen-García, “Moors Dressed as Moors”

Javier Irigoyen-García, Moors Dressed as Moors: Clothing, Social Distinction, and Identity in Early Modern Iberia (Toronto, 2017).

New Book: Tremlett, Isabella of Castile (plus Reviews)

Giles Tremlett, Isabella of Castile: Europe’s First Great Queen (Bloomsbury, 2017).

Henry Kamen reviews Tremlett, Isabella of Castile, in the Times Literary Supplement 5964, July 18, 2017.

Alexander Larman reviews Tremlett, Isabella of Castile, in the Guardian, March 19, 2017.

New Book: Parker & Starr-LeBeau, “Judging Faith, Punishing Sin”

Charles H. Parker and Gretchen Starr-LeBeau, eds, Judging Faith, Punishing Sin: Inquisitions and Consistories in the Early Modern World (Cambridge, 2017).

Introduction Charles H. Parker and Gretchen Starr-LeBeau

Part I. Institutional Contexts and Operations
Section 1. Local Contexts and Regional Variations:
1. Consistories Raymond A. Mentzer
2. Inquisitions Christopher F. Black

Section 2. Tribunals and Jurisdictions:
3. Consistories Margo Todd
4. Inquisitions Gretchen Starr-LeBeau and Kimberly Lynn
5. Consistories and civil authorities Sara Beam
6. Episcopal courts in Iberia, Italy, and Latin America Edward Behrend-Martínez
7. Church courts in England Martin Ingram

Section 3. Judges and Shepherds:
8. Consistories William Naphy
9. Inquisitions Kimberly Lynn

Section 4. Inquisition and Consistory Records:
10. Consistories Christian Grosse, translated by Charles Parker
11. Inquisitions Kim Siebenhüner, translated by Heidi Bek

Part II. Consistories and Inquisitions in Action
Section 5. Programs of Moral and Religious Reform:
12. Consistories Philippe Chareyre, translated by Charles H. Parker
13. Inquisitions Doris Moreno Martínez, translated by Gretchen Starr-LeBeau

Section 6. Victims as Actors:
14. Consistories Timothy Fehler
15. Inquisitions Lu Ann Homza

Section 7. Negotiating Penance:
16. Consistories Karen E. Spierling
17. Inquisitions John F. Chuchiak, IV

Section 8. Gender on Trial: Attitudes toward Femininity and Masculinity:
18. Consistories Jeffrey Watt
19. Inquisitions Allyson M. Poska

Part III. Ecclesiastical Discipline’s Expanding Reach and Decline: Section 9. Disciplinary Institutions in the Atlantic World:
20. Consistories Mark Meuwese
21. Inquisitions Allyson Poska

Section 10. Disciplinary Institutions in an Asian Environment:
22. Consistories Hendrik E. Niemeijer
23. Inquisitions Bruno Feitler

Section 11. The Endgame: The Decline of Institutional Correction:
24. Consistories Jo Spaans
25. Inquisitions James E. Wadsworth

Conclusion. Reformations of penance and scholarly renascences William Monter

New Book, Blaquiere, “An Historical Review of the Spanish Revolution”

Edward Blaquiere, An Historical Review of the Spanish Revolution, Including Some Account of Religion, Manners, and Literature, in Spain (Cambridge, 2016).

Oddly, CUP does not say who edited this modern edition.

New Book: Brilli, “Genoese Trade & Migration to the Spanish Atlantic

Catia Brilli, Genoese Trade and Migration to the Spanish Atlantic, 1700-1830 (Cambridge, 2016).

Phillips & Phillips, Concise History of Spain, 2nd Ed.

William D. Phillips, Jr., and Carla Rahn Phillips, A Concise History of Spain, 2nd ed. (Cambridge, 2015).

New Book: Martínez de Bujanda, El índice de libros prohibidos y expurgados

Jesús Martínez de Bujanda, El índice de libros prohibidos y expurgados de la Inquisición española (1551-1819) (Biblioteca de autores cristianos, 2016).

New Book: O’Connor, Irish Voices from the Spanish Inquisition

Thomas O’Connor, Irish Voices from the Spanish Inquisition: Migrants, Converts, and Brokers in Early Modern Iberia (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016).