Nevolin, "Vliianie idei 'Moskva--Tretii Rim' na traditsii drevenerusskogo izobrazitel'nogo iskusstva," in Iskusstvo khristianskogo mira: Sbornik statei (Moscow: Pravoslavnyi Sviato-Tikhonovskii bogoslovskii
institut, 1996), 71-84.
Bogoslovskii, was changed in the 17th century by an "autocratic-bureaucracy," (34) which acquired its final form after the reforms of Peter I, when society was enmeshed in a mass of all possible government regulations, prohibitions, and instructions (how to build a house, which caftans to wear, where and how to receive an education, and so on).
Bogoslovskii, Zemskoe samoupravlenie na Russkom Severe v XVII v.
13) However, as the Russian historian Mikhail Bogoslovskii rightly noted, the truthfulness of the denunciations and other statements is not as important as the simple fact that these various defamations occurred--that is, the defamations themselves "reflect the mindset and attitude of the society from which they emerged.
Bogoslovskii, Petr I: Materialy dlia biografii (Moscow: Gosudarstvennoe sotsial 'noekonomicheskoe izdatel'stvo, 1940), 177--78, 192.
Bogoslovskii, Oblastnaia reforma Petra Velikogo: Provintsiia, 1719-27 gg.
12) Bogoslovskii, Oblastnaia reforma, 1-23; Georgii Gurvich, "Pravda voli monarshei" Feofana Prokopovicha i ee zapadnoevropeiskie istochniki (Iur'ev: Matissen, 1915); Marc Raeff, The WellOrdered Police State: Social and Institutional Change through Law in the Germanies and Russia, 1600-1800 (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983).
, Petr I: Materialy dlia biografii (Moscow: Tsentrpoligraf, 2007), 3: 364- 65; Enin, Voevodskoe kormlenie, 145.
Smirnov, "Ispoved' mirian pred startsami," Bogoslovskii
vestnik (September 1905): 19-20; Sergius Bolshakoff, Russian Mystics (London: Cistercian Publications, 1977), 179.
Indeed, how can we regard the meticulously researched works of the Muscovites Aleksandr Kizevetter and Mikhail Bogoslovskii as products of preconceived theories, or the ambitious comparative works of the Petersburger Pavlov-Sil'vanskii as purely empirical and narrow in focus?
In his memoirs (first published only in 1987), Bogoslovskii thus describes his first encounter with these sources, which Kalachev had discovered: "A completely new monument [pamiatnik] revealed itself that did not tell of events or heroes.
, Gosudarstvennoe polozhenie rimsko-katolicheskoi tserkvi v Rossii ot Ekateriny Velikoi do nastoiashchego vremeni (Khar'kov: Tipografiia Gubernskogo pravleniia, 1898).