Table of contents for (Re-)reading Bede : the ecclesiastical history in context / N.J. Higham.

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 List of Figures									xx
List of Tables									xx
Acknowledgements								xx
Introduction
I	(Re-) Reading Bede: An Author and his Audience
		Bede¿s persona
		Reputation and commemoration
		Bede and his audience
		In Conclusion
II	The Ecclesiastical History: Bede¿s Purposes and Ours
		Contemporary Issues: Alternative Agendas
			Bede and Reform
			Bede and Wilfrid
 Bede¿s Agenda: The Preface
		The Recapitulation
		In Conclusion
III	Structure, Organisation and Context
		Structure
		Chapterisation
		Bede¿s Chronicles and the Ecclesiastical History
		Book III of the Ecclesiastical History
		Bede on Irish and Scottish Christianity
IV	Message and Discourse
		The Divine, Kingship and the Church
		The Immediate: The Present in the Ecclesiastical History
		Book V: Agenda and Discourse
V	From Text to Context: Ceolwulf and the Ecclesiastical History
Editions and translations of the works of Bede
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Bede, the Venerable, Saint, 673-735. Historia ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum.
England -- Church history -- 449-1066.
Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Civilization, Anglo-Saxon.