Moral formation and social control in the Catholic reformation: The case of San Juan de Avila

Coleman, David
March 1995
Sixteenth Century Journal;Spring95, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p17
Academic Journal
Discusses how San Juan de Avila translated elements of sixteenth-century Christian humanist thought into a policy of social control through moral training. Spread and institutionalization of Avila's educational and missionary work within the Tridentine Catholic Church; Biographical sketch of Avila; Channels through which Avila's educational strategies were diffused.


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