Hans J. Hillerbrand

Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies

External address: 
326 Gray Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-3511

Overview

Interplay of religion and society, espeically in early modern Europe

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) 1957

(96-0654) Luther, Erasmus, More: Visions of the Civil Society in the Sixteenth Century awarded by National Endowment for the Humanities (Principal Investigator). 1996 to 1997

(95-0666) Martin Luther: Religion and Society in Sixteenth Century Germany awarded by National Endowment for the Humanities (Principal Investigator). 1995 to 1996

(94-0707) Religious Reform and Societal Change in the Sixteenth Century: New Perspectives awarded by National Endowment for the Humanities (Principal Investigator). 1994 to 1995

(92-0695) Martin Luther: Religion and Society in the 16th Century awarded by National Endowment for the Humanities (Principal Investigator). 1992 to 1993

(91-0589) Religious Reform and Societal Change in the 16th Century New Perspectives awarded by National Endowment for the Humanities (Principal Investigator). 1991 to 1992

Hillerbrand, HJ. "The Decline and Fall of the True Church: The English Deist View." Zeitschrift f. Religions- und Geistesgeschichte 60, no. 1 (April 2008): 97-110. (Academic Article)

Hillerbrand, HJ. "Buergertum und Religion." Zeitschrift f. Religions- und Geistesgeschichte 59, no. 3 (July 2007): 212-225. (Academic Article)

Hillerbrand, HJ. "Tribute to Jaroslav Pelikan." Criterion 45, no. 3 Spr 2007 (2007): p 8ff.-. (Academic Article)

Hillerbrand, HJ. "Wagnis des oekumenischen Gespraechs: Fallstudie amerikanisches Luthertum." Theologische Literaturzeitung 132-Ag 2007, no. 7-8 (2007): 763.-770. (Academic Article)

Hillerbrand, HJ. "On book burnings and book burners: Reflections on the power (and powerlessness) of ideas." JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF RELIGION 74, no. 3 (September 2006): 593-614. Full Text

Hillerbrand, HJ. "Was There a Reformation in the Sixteenth Century?." Church History 2003, no. 72:3 (September 2003): 525-552. (Academic Article)

Hillerbrand, HJ. "Church history as vocation and moral discipline." CHURCH HISTORY 70, no. 1 (March 2001): 1-18. Full Text

Hillerbrand, HJ. "Staatliche Tugendlehre und Theologische Ethik im Preußen des 19. Jahrhunderts’”." Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte 53 (2001), (2001): 1.-18. (Academic Article)