Graeme Murdock
Associate Professor, History

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

'Do good fences make good neighbours? Living with heretics in early modern Savoy' in, editor(s)Katsumi Fukasawa, Benjamin J. Kaplan, and Pierre-Yves Beuarepaire , Religious Interactions in Europe and the Mediterranean World. Coexistence and Dialogue from the Twelfth to the Twentieth Centuries, London, Routledge, 2017, pp67 - 78, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2017

Transylvania, Mark A Lamport, Encyclopedia of Martin Luther and the Reformation, 2, Rowan and Littlefield, 2017, pp768 - 770, [Graeme Murdock] Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 2017

Hungary, Mark A. Lamport, Encyclopedia of Martin Luther and the Reformation, 1, Rowan and Littlefield, 2017, pp351 - 353, [Graeme Murdock] Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 2017

Bibles in Central and Eastern European Vernaculars to c. 1750 in, editor(s)Euan Cameron , New Cambridge History of the Bible vol. 3, c. 1450- c. 1750, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2016, pp345 - 357, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2016

'Geographies of the Protestant Reformation' in, editor(s)Ulinka Rublack , The Oxford Handbook of the Protestant Reformations, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2016, pp105 - 123, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2016

Afterword in, editor(s)Antonin Kalous , The Transformation of Confessional Cultures in a Central European City: Olomouc, 1400-1750, Rome, Viella, 2015, pp165-172 , [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2015

'Intolerance and Tolerance' in, editor(s)Howard Louthan, Graeme Murdock , A Companion to the Reformation in Central Europe, Leiden, Brill, 2015, [Laura Lisy-Wagner, Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2015

'Introduction' in, editor(s)Howard Louthan, Graeme Murdock , A Companion to the Reformation in Central Europe', Leiden, Brill, 2015, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2015

Howard Louthan, Graeme Murdock (eds), A Companion to the Reformation in Central Europe, Leiden, Brill, 2015, 484pp Book, 2015

'Reformed Orthodoxy in East-Central Europe' in, editor(s)Herman Selderhuis , A Companion to Reformed Orthodoxy, Leiden, Brill, 2013, pp293 - 322, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2013

'Afterword' in, editor(s)Graeme Murdock, Penny Roberts and Andrew Spicer , Ritual and Violence: Natalie Zemon Davis and Early Modern France. Past and Present Supplement 7 (2012), Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2012, pp275 - 286, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2012

Graeme Murdock, Penny Roberts, Andrew Spicer (eds),, Ritual and Violence: Natalie Zemon Davis and Early Modern France. Past and Present Supplement 7., Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2012, 1-303pp Book, 2012

'Transylvanian Tolerance? Religious Accommodation on the Frontier of Christian Europe' in, editor(s)Marguerite Ragnow, William D. Phillips, Jr. , Religious Conflict and Accommodation in the Early Modern World, Minneapolis, Center for Early Modern History, 2011, pp101 - 126, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2011

'Calvinism' in Margaret King (gen. ed.), Oxford Bibliographies Online. Renaissance and Reformation, 2011, - Bibliography, filmography, etc., 2011 URL

'The Elders' Gaze: Women and Consistorial Discipline in Late Sixteenth-Century France in, editor(s)Amy Nelson Burnett , John Calvin, Myth and Reality. Impact and Images of Geneva's Reformer, Eugene [OR], Wipf and Stock, 2011, pp69 - 90, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2011

Margaret King (gen. ed.), 'John Calvin' in Oxford Bibliographies Online. Renaissance and Reformation, 2011, - Bibliography, filmography, etc., 2011 URL

'Multiconfessionalism in Transylvania' in, editor(s)Thomas Max Safley , A Companion to Multiconfessionalism in the Early Modern World, Leiden, Brill, 2011, pp393 - 416, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2011

'Excommunication and Moral Discipline in Hungarian Reformed Communities' in, editor(s)Raymond Mentzer, Francoise Moreil, Philippe Chareyre , Dire l'interdit: The Vocabulary of Censure and Exclusion in the Early Modern Reformed Tradition, Leiden, Brill, 2010, pp201 - 217, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2010

Graeme Murdock, 'Responses to Habsburg Persecution of Protestant in Seventeenth-Century Hungary, Austrian History Yearbook, 40, 2009, p37 - 52 Journal Article, 2009

Graeme Murdock, The Hungarian Reformation. Books from the National Széchényi Library, Hungary, 2009, - Miscellaneous, 2009 URL

'The practice of prayer in Reformed Hungary' in, editor(s)Abraham Kovacs , Calvinism on the Peripheries: Religion and Civil Society in Europe, Budapest, L'Harmattan, 2009, pp201 - 217, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2009

'A magyar reformatus egyhaztortenet-iras' in, editor(s)G. Fazakas, D. Csorba, B. Barath , Egyhaz es kegyesseg a kora ujkorban. Kutatastorteneti tanulmanyok, Debrecen, Harsanyi Andras Alapitvany, 2009, pp59 - 82, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2009

'Godsdienstvrijheid als politieke oplossing. Tolerantie in het zestiende-eeuwse Transsylvanië' in, editor(s)Stephan van Erp , Vrijheid in verdeeldheid. Geschiedenis en actualiteit van religieuze tolerantie, Nijmegen, Valkhof, 2008, pp45-60 , [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2008

''They are laughing at us': Hungarian travellers and early modern European identity' in, editor(s)Wendy Bracewell, Alex Drace-Francis , Under Eastern Eyes. Studies in East European Travel Writing on Europe, 1550-2000, Budapest, CEU, 2008, pp121 - 146, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2008

'Un espace-carrefour: l'Europe centrale' in, editor(s)Wolfgang Kaiser , L'Europe en conflits. Les affrontements religieux et la genese de l'Europe moderne vers 1500- vers 1600, Rennes, Presses Universitaires de Rennes, 2008, pp221 - 238, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2008

Graeme Murdock, Principatul Transilvaniei in Epoca Confesionala [The Transylvanian principality in the Confessional Era], Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, 53, (1-2), 2008, p59 - 75 Journal Article, 2008

Graeme Murdock, 'Calvin, clothing and the body in Reformed Geneva', Proceedings of the Huguenot Society, 28, 2006 Journal Article, 2006

'Central and Eastern Europe' in, editor(s)Alec Ryrie , Palgrave guide to the Reformation, Basingstoke, Palgrave, 2006, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2006

'The use and abuse of Reformed churches: Creating space for Reformed worship in seventeenth-century Hungary' in, editor(s)Andrew Spicer, Sarah Hamilton , Defining the holy: Sacred Space in late medieval and early modern Europe, Aldershot, Ashgate, 2005, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2005

'Moderation under duress? Calvinist Irenicism in early seventeenth-century Royal Hungary' in, editor(s)Luc Racaut, Alec Ryrie , Between Coercion and Persuasion: moderation in the European Reformation, Aldershot, Ashgate, 2005, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2005

'Did Calvinists had a guilt complex? Reformed religion, conscience, and regulation in early modern Europe' in, editor(s)Kate Cooper and Jeremy Gregory , Studies in Church History 40. Retribution, Repentance and Reconciliation, Woodbridge, Boydell and Brewer, 2004, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2004

'Dress, nudity and Calvinist culture in sixteenth-century France' in, editor(s)Catherine Richardson , Clothing Culture, Aldershot, Ashgate, 2004, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2004

Graeme Murdock, Beyond Calvin. The Intellectual, Political and Cultural World of Europe's Reformed Churches, c. 1540-1620 , Basingstoke, Palgrave, 2004 Book, 2004

'The Boundaries of Reformed Irenicism: Hungary and Transylvania' in, editor(s)Howard Louthan, Randall Zachman , From Conciliarism to Confessional Church, 1400-1618, South Bend, Notre Dame Press, 2004, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2004

Graeme Murdock, ''Freely elected in fear': Princely elections and political power in early seventeenth-century Transylvania', Journal of Early Modern History, 7, 2003 Journal Article, 2003

Graeme Murdock, Maria Crăciun, Ovidiu Ghitta (eds), Confessional Identity in East-Central Europe, (Aldershot: Scolar, 2002) , Aldershot, Scholar, 2002 Book, 2002

'Beyond the Pale: International Calvinist attacks against Transylvanian Unitarianism' in, editor(s)Mihály Balázs, Gizella Keserü , György Enyedi and Central European Unitarianism in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries , Budapest, Balassi, 2000, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2000

'The Reformation in Eastern Europe' in, Andrew Pettegree , The Reformation World, London, Routledge, 2000, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2000

'Death, Prophecy and Judgement in Transylvania' in, editor(s)Bruce Gordon, Peter Marshall , The Place of the Dead in European Society, 1400-1700, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2000, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2000

Graeme Murdock, 'Dressed to Repress?: Protestant clergy dress and the regulation of morality in early modern Europe', Fashion Theory. The Journal of Dress, Body and Culture , 4, 2000 Journal Article, 2000

Graeme Murdock, Calvinism on the Frontier. International Calvinism and the Reformed church of Hungary and Transylvania, c. 1600-1660, Oxford, Clarendon, 2000 Book, 2000

'Magyar Judah: Constructing a new Canaan in eastern Europe' in, editor(s)Robert Swanson , Studies in Church History 36. The Holy Land, Holy Lands and Christian History, Woodbridge, Boydell and Brewer, 2000, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 2000

'Inter-confessional relations in seventeenth-century Transylvania' in, editor(s)Hubert Laszkiewicz , Churches and confessions in East Central Europe in early modern times, Lublin, Instytut Europy, 1999, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 1999

'Foreign Calvinist students' contact with Presbyterians and Puritans in England: The Experience of Péter Körmendi' in, Mihály Balázs et al. , Müvelödési törekvések a korai újkorban. Tanulmányok Keserü Bálint tiszteletére, Szeged, JATE/ RMIT, 1998, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 1998

Graeme Murdock, 'The Importance of Being Josiah: An Image of Calvinist Identity', Sixteenth Century Journal, 29, 1998 Journal Article, 1998

'Church-building and Discipline in early seventeenth-century Hungary and Transylvania' in, Karin Maag (ed.) , The Reformation in Eastern and Central Europe, Aldershot, Scolar, 1997, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 1997

'Relations between the Hungarian Reformed and Romanian Orthodox churches in early seventeenth-century Transylvania' in, editor(s)Ambrus Miskolczy , Europe. Balcanica-Danubiana-Carpathica, Budapest, ELTE, 1995, pp216 - 223, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 1995

'International Calvinism, Ethnic Allegiance and the Reformed Church of Transylvania in the early seventeenth century' in, editor(s)Maria Crăciun, Ovidiu Ghitta , Ethnicity and Religion in Central and Eastern Europe, Cluj, Cluj University Press, 1995, [Graeme Murdock] Book Chapter, 1995

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Graeme Murdock, 'Calvinists and Lutherans: Contesting the European Reformation', Studies. An Irish Quarterly Review , 106, 2017, pp431 - 439 Conference Paper, 2017

Shane Mawe, Dr Graeme Murdock, Dr Mark Sweetnam, 'Power and Belief: The Reformation at 500', Online , Google Arts & Culture, 2017, - Exhibition, 2017 URL

Research Expertise


Cultural history of religion; History of European Reformation; History of France, c. 1550-1700; History of gender; History of Hungary and Transylvania; Religious tolerance and intolerance