Some intellectuals believed the Moriscos to be immune to change and inherently unable to ever become faithful Catholics, while others blamed their lack of integration into the Christian mainstream on Spanish authorities and society that had rejected and marginalized them (Feros
Ruys's study is massively learned and erudite.
, Kingship and Favoritism in the Spain of Philip III, 1598-1621 Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Likewise, Antonio Feros
finds positive discourse about favorites on the continent, while Blair Worden finds that favorites were almost always portrayed negatively on the English stage.
Boyden, Jonathan Brown, Antonio Feros
, Linda Levy Peck, and Orest Ranum) and one Australian (Paul Hammer, a senior lecturer in History at the University of New England).
Ruys, Juanita Feros
, ed., What Nature Does Not Teach: Didactic Literature in the Medieval and Early-Modern Periods (Disputatio, 15), Turnhout, Brepols, 2007; hardback; pp.