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Unformatted text preview: New saints to show the helpful authority of the church Plague art: great canvases Protestants No saints, no reason to do processions Emphasis on prayer rather than confession Slow to add public health bureaucracies and controls Books of prayers and individual guidelines for plague times Plague art often personal, private St Charles Borromeo From noble Milanese family Served as a secretary at the Council of Trent Made Archbishop of Milan, to implement Tridentine reforms Also became Cardinal Directed Churchs efforts in plague of 1576 Plague confinement: an example of the larger theme Desperate times, desperate measures Both contagion theory and miasm theory...
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course HIST-H 213 taught by Professor Charmichael during the Fall '11 term at Indiana.
- Fall '11