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This is the first comprehensive study of the early modern logic of ideas, whose main representative were Descartes and Locke. It is also a profound contribution to our understanding between Aristotelianism and the new philosophy, between rationalism and empiricism, and between French, English ...
Edited by Koen Goudriaan, Jaap van Moolenbroek and Ad Tervoort
The contributions contained in this volume address a variety of topics related to the history of education and learning in the Netherlands during the crucial period of transition between the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period. With contributions by Hildo van Engen, Antheun Janse, Mario ...
Edited by Martin Mulsow and Richard H. Popkin
This volume deals with conversions to Judaism from the 16th to the 18th century. It provides six case studies by leading international scholars on phenomena as crypto-Judaism, "judaizing", reversion of Jewish-Christian converts and secret conversions of non-Jewish Christians for intellectual ...
Sophie van Romburgh
This annotated edition of the correspondence of Francis Junius (1591–1677) offers insight into the life and studies of the father of modern art theory and comparative Germanic philology in the context of his Dutch and English circles.
Edited by Wiep van Bunge
This book contains twelve major essays written by prominent historians from the Netherlands, Belgium and the United States on the early Enlightenment in the Dutch Republic, and more in particular on the main schools of thought that made up its philosophical profile.
Christopher I. Lehrich
This is the first modern study of Agrippa’s occult philosophy, revealing it to be a coherent part of his intellectual work. It analyzes the text of De occulta philosophia, explicating the sophisticated structure and argument of the work.
Edited by Martin Gosman, Alasdair MacDonald and Arjo Vanderjagt
The essays in this volume discuss princely courts north of the Alps and Pyrenees between 1450-1650 as focal points for products of medieval and renaissance culture such as literature, music, political ideology, social and governmental structures, the fine arts and devotional practice.
Edited by Zweder von Martels and Arjo Vanderjagt
This book contains eleven essays on Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini (1405-1464), humanist, author, courtier, inveterate traveller, conciliarist and then papalist, priest, bishop and finally pope under the name Pius II (1458-1464), urban architect of Pienza, grand patron of the arts, and would-be ...
Edited by Thomas M. Lennon
A dozen papers by internationally known scholars explore questions largely unthinkable without Richard Watson’s classic Downfall of Cartesianism: Descartes in Holland, Descartes and Simon Foucher, and issues raised by Descartes for philosophy of mind, philosophy of science, translation and ...
Edited by Stephen Gersh and Bert Roest
This collection of essays explores in an innovative way the humanist aspects of medieval and post-medieval intellectual life and their multifarious appropriation during the early modern and modern period.
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