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From Villainous Letch and Sinful Outcast, to “Especially Beloved of God”

Complicating the Medieval Leper through Gender and Social Status

Christina Welch and Rohan Brown

especially beloved by God, both holy and horrific. Notes 1 Carole Rawcliffe, Leprosy in Medieval England (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2006), 17. 2 Rawcliffe, Leprosy , 275. 3 Max Weber, The Methodology of the Social Sciences (Glencoe, IL: Free Press, 1924

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The Transformation of Suicide in Western Thought

Daniel Gordon

individual’s knowledge of the divine will. 75 Of course, the most famous historical analysis of this epistemological anxiety is Max Weber’s discussion of the rise of the Protestant work ethic. It is interesting to consider that suicide, as a mode of action