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Prof.dr. H.-M.  Kirn

Prof.dr. H.-M. Kirn

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Locatie:Groningen
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Hans-Martin Kirn is professor of Church History at the Protestant Theological University Amsterdam-Groningen, location Groningen.

His research is focussed on the history of Central and Western European Protestantism in the times of Reformation, Confessionalization, Pietism and Enlightenment (16th-18th century).

Special attention is directed to Jewish-Christian relations as distinguished area of religious and socio-cultural interaction in different Early Modern contexts. Theological concepts and perceptions of Jews and Judaism play an important role in reconstructing premodern Antijudaism, Antisemitism, toleration and early forms of dialogue.