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„Trnavské dilemy“ a Daniel Krman
The Trnava Dilemmas and Daniel Krman

Author(s): Svorad Zavarský
Subject(s): 17th Century, 18th Century, Eastern Orthodoxy, Other Christian Denominations, Politics and Identity
Published by: Slavistický ústav Jána Stanislava Slovenskej akadémie vied
Keywords: Slovakia; confessional polemics; Martinus Szent-Ivany (1633-1705); Daniel Krman; Jr. (1663-1740); Quindecim dilemmata (1699); Constantia in orthodoxo consensu (1702);

Summary/Abstract: This article identifies and explores one important phenomenon of the intellectual history of Slovakia in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. This phenomenon, referred to by Daniel Krman the younger as Dilemmata Tyrnaviensia (the Trnava dilemmas), is here discussed against the broader backdrop of its sources and influence. The article is a contribution towards a better understaning of the impact of religious controversies on the intellectual, societal and political development of Slovakia around 1700.

  • Issue Year: 53/2018
  • Issue No: 02
  • Page Range: 103-117
  • Page Count: 15
  • Language: Slovak