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Dr Harald E. Braun MA (Heidelberg), DPhil (Oxon), FRHistS

Reader in European History (1300-1700) History

Publications

Selected Publications

  1. Juan de Mariana and Early Modern Spanish Political Thought (Book - 2007)
  2. Theorising the Ibero-American Atlantic (Book - 2013)
  3. The Transatlantic Hispanic Baroque: Complex identities in the Atlantic World (Book - 2016)
  4. The Renaissance Conscience (Book - 2011)
  5. Justus Lipsius And The Challenge Of Historical Exemplarity (Chapter - 2011)
  6. Making the Canon?: The Early Reception of the Republique in Castilian Political Thought (Chapter - 2013)
  7. Knowledge and Counsel in Giovanni Botero’s Ragion di Stato (Journal article - 2017)
  8. Laying the Foundations for a Spanish Renaissance: Late Medieval Politics and Government (Chapter - 2019)
  9. Jesuits as Counsellors in the Early Modern World Guest-editor: Harald E. Braun? Jesuits as Counsellors in the Early Modern World: Introduction (Journal article - 2017)

2021

Killing Innocents? Massacre, War, and Boundaries of Violence in Early Modern Europe (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2021). Killing Innocents? Massacre, War, and Boundaries of Violence in Early Modern Europe. In I. Perez-Tostado (Ed.), A Cultural History of Genocide, Volume 3: A Cultural History of Genocide in the Early Modern World. (pp. 41-61). London - Oxford - New York - New Dheli - Sydney: Bloomsbury.

2020

Juan de Mariana SJ (1536 – 1624): Fürstenerziehung, Souveränitätslehre und Katholische Staatsräson im Spanien der Habsburger (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2020). Juan de Mariana SJ (1536 – 1624): Fürstenerziehung, Souveränitätslehre und Katholische Staatsräson im Spanien der Habsburger. In M. Philipp (Ed.), Europäische Fürstenspiegel des Späten Mittelalters und der Frühen Neuzeit. Stuttgart, Germany: Franz Steiner Verlag.

2019

El pensamiento político español del siglo XVII: ¿declive y decadencia, o sabio reconocimiento de la complejidad de la vida política? (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2019). El pensamiento político español del siglo XVII: ¿declive y decadencia, o sabio reconocimiento de la complejidad de la vida política?. In M. Mestre Zaragoza (Ed.), L’Espagne de Charles II. Une modernité paradoxale, 1665-1700 (Vol. 18, pp. 181-203). Paris: Classique Garnier. doi:10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-09375-6.p.0181

DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-09375-6.p.0181

Laying the Foundations for a Spanish Renaissance: Late Medieval Politics and Government (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2019). Laying the Foundations for a Spanish Renaissance: Late Medieval Politics and Government. In H. Kallendorf (Ed.), A Companion to the Spanish Renaissance (RSA Texts and Studies) (pp. 31-60). Leiden and New York: Brill Publishers.

2018

Habsburg Governance, the Origins of Monarchy and Political Prudence in Juan de Mariana's De Rege. (Journal article)

Braun, H. E. (2018). Habsburg Governance, the Origins of Monarchy and Political Prudence in Juan de Mariana's De Rege.. e-Spania. Revue interdisciplinaire d’études hispaniques médiévales et modernes, 31(2).

¿Quién fue Juan de Mariana? En busca de un pensador político europeo (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2018). ¿Quién fue Juan de Mariana? En busca de un pensador político europeo. In Unknown Book (pp. 177-188).

2017

Knowledge and Counsel in Giovanni Botero’s Ragion di Stato (Journal article)

Braun, H. E. (2017). Knowledge and Counsel in Giovanni Botero’s Ragion di Stato. Journal of Jesuit Studies, 4(2), 270-289. doi:10.1163/22141332-00402007

DOI: 10.1163/22141332-00402007

Jesuits as Counsellors in the Early Modern World Guest-editor: Harald E. Braun? Jesuits as Counsellors in the Early Modern World: Introduction (Journal article)

Braun, H. E. (2017). Jesuits as Counsellors in the Early Modern World Guest-editor: Harald E. Braun? Jesuits as Counsellors in the Early Modern World: Introduction. Journal of Jesuit Studies, 4(2), 175-185. doi:10.1163/22141332-00402002

DOI: 10.1163/22141332-00402002

Journal of Jesuit Studies (Edited special journal issue)

Braun, H. E. (Ed.) (2017). Journal of Jesuit Studies (Vol. 4). Brill. Retrieved from https://brill.com/view/journals/jjs/4/2/jjs.4.issue-2.xml

2016

Shadows of Doubt: Language and Truth in Post-Reformation Catholic Culture (Book Review)

Braun, H. E. (2016). Shadows of Doubt: Language and Truth in Post-Reformation Catholic Culture. AMERICAN HISTORICAL REVIEW, 121(5), 1755-1756. doi:10.1093/ahr/121.5.1755

Higher Education, Soft Power, and Catholic Identity (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2014). Higher Education, Soft Power, and Catholic Identity. In The Transatlantic Hispanic Baroque: Complex Identities in the Atlantic World (pp. 55-74). Farnham: Ashgate.

The Transatlantic Hispanic Baroque: Complex identities in the Atlantic World (Book)

Braun, H. E., & Pérez-Magallón, J. (Eds.) (2014). The Transatlantic Hispanic Baroque: Complex identities in the Atlantic World. Farnham: Ashgate. doi:10.4324/9781315552125

DOI: 10.4324/9781315552125

2013

Juan de Mariana en las encrucijadas de la moral política (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2013). Juan de Mariana en las encrucijadas de la moral política. In J. Cruz Cruz (Ed.), Las virtudes políticas en el Siglo de Oro (Colección de Pensamiento medieval y renacentista) (pp. 145-162). Pamplona: EUNSA.

Juan de Mariana, la antropología política del agustinismo católico y la razón de estado (Journal article)

Braun, H. E. (2013). Juan de Mariana, la antropología política del agustinismo católico y la razón de estado. Criticón, (118), 99-112.

Making the Canon?: The Early Reception of the Republique in Castilian Political Thought (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2013). Making the Canon?: The Early Reception of the Republique in Castilian Political Thought. In The European Reception of Bodin (Vol. 223, pp. 257-292). Leiden: Brill.

The Atlantic Turn: Rethinking the Ibero-American Atlantic (Chapter)

Introduction: The Atlantic Turn: Rethinking the Ibero-American Atlantic (2013). In Theorising the Ibero-American Atlantic (pp. 1-12). BRILL. doi:10.1163/9789004258068_002

DOI: 10.1163/9789004258068_002

Theorising the Ibero-American Atlantic (Book)

Braun, H. E., & Vollendorf, L. (Eds.) (2013). Theorising the Ibero-American Atlantic (Vol. 53). Leiden: Brill.

2011

The Bible, Reason of State, and the Royal Conscience: Juan Márquez's El governador christiano (Journal article)

Braun, H. E. (n.d.). The Bible, Reason of State, and the Royal Conscience: Juan Márquez's El governador christiano. Unknown Journal, 118-133. doi:10.1002/9781444396805.ch7

DOI: 10.1002/9781444396805.ch7

The Renaissance Conscience (Book)

The Renaissance Conscience (2011). . Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781444396805

DOI: 10.1002/9781444396805

Justus Lipsius And The Challenge Of Historical Exemplarity (Chapter)

Justus Lipsius And The Challenge Of Historical Exemplarity (2011). In (Un)masking the Realities of Power (pp. 135-162). BRILL. doi:10.1163/ej.9789004191280.i-348.36

DOI: 10.1163/ej.9789004191280.i-348.36

“Lawless” Sovereignty in Sixteenth-Century Spain: Juan de Mariana’s De rege et regis institutione (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2011). “Lawless” Sovereignty in Sixteenth-Century Spain: Juan de Mariana’s De rege et regis institutione. In Arizona Studies in the Middle Ages and Renaissance (pp. 23-41). Brepols Publishers. doi:10.1484/m.asmar-eb.1.100003

DOI: 10.1484/m.asmar-eb.1.100003

2009

The Bible, reason of state, and the royal conscience: Juan Márquez's El governador christiano (Journal article)

Braun, H. E. (n.d.). The Bible, reason of state, and the royal conscience: Juan Márquez's El governador christiano. Renaissance Studies, 23(4), 552-567. doi:10.1111/j.1477-4658.2009.00610.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1477-4658.2009.00610.x

The Renaissance Conscience, Renaissance Studies 23/4 (Special Issue) (Edited special journal issue)

Braun, H. E. (Ed.) (2009). The Renaissance Conscience, Renaissance Studies 23/4 (Special Issue) (Vol. 23). Wiley-Blackwell. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1477-4658

2008

Baroque constitution and hybrid political language: The case of Juan de Mariana (1535-1624) and Juan Márquez (1565-1621) (Journal article)

Braun, H. E. (2008). Baroque constitution and hybrid political language: The case of Juan de Mariana (1535-1624) and Juan Márquez (1565-1621). Revista Canadiense de Estudios Hispanicos, 33(1), 79-104.

2007

Juan de Mariana and Early Modern Spanish Political Thought (Book)

Braun, H. E. (2007). Juan de Mariana and Early Modern Spanish Political Thought. Aldershot: Ashgate.

2006

The Many Faces of Juan de Mariana: Readings and Misreadings of a Seminal Text (Chapter)

Braun, H. E. (2006). The Many Faces of Juan de Mariana: Readings and Misreadings of a Seminal Text. In D. Hook (Ed.), Manuscripts, Texts, and Transmission from Isidore to the Enlightenment (pp. 14). Bristol: HiPlam/Bristol University Press. Retrieved from http://www.bristol.ac.uk/hispanic/department/publications/hiplam.html

2004

Conscience, Counsel and Theocracy at the Spanish Habsburg Court (Chapter)

Braun, H. (2004). Conscience, Counsel and Theocracy at the Spanish Habsburg Court. In Contexts of Conscience in Early Modern Europe 1500-1700 (pp. 51-66). Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan.

Contexts of Conscience in Early Modern Europe (Book)

Braun, H., & Vallance, E. (Eds.) (2004). Contexts of Conscience in Early Modern Europe. Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan.

Introduction (Chapter)

Braun, H. E., & Vallance, E. (2004). Introduction. In H. E. Braun, & E. Vallance (Eds.), Unknown Book (pp. iii-xiii). Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan.