Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
viii, 246 pages ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Perfect societies : rethinking the church and the state The liberty of the German church : febronianism and the German Gallicans The German church and the absolute state Church and empire in the eighteenth century Collegialism : the rise of the state and the redefinition of the church The universal church and the universal class Catholic enlightenment and the search for a bourgeois Catholicism A program for reform Pastors of enlightenment : reforming the secular clergy Gallican longings : nation and religion in the German enlightenment Conclusion.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.