|Award date||26 Sept 2017|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|
- The thesis in hand looks at the specific role of the Hamburg theologian Joachim Westphal between 1548
- when the Augsburg Interim was introduced
- and the schism of Worms
- in 1557. It describes the process by which Westphal discovered his confessional identity while giving special consideration to his struggle for Martin Luther and Philipp Melanchthon.