The Historiographical Concept 'System of Philosophy'

Its Origin, Nature, Influence and Legitimacy

Leo Catana

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€122,00
$150.00
ISBN13: 
9789004166486
E-ISBN: 
9789047433361
Publication Date: 
March 2008
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Hardback
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xx, 384 pp.
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0920-8607
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165

Shulamit Furstenberg-Levi

In The Accademia Pontaniana: A Model of a Humanist Network Shulamit Furstenberg-Levi explores the intellectual networks which developed around the fifteenth century humanist Pontano. She applies recent sociological theory to investigate links between the various Italian humanist circles.
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258
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305939
Expected: 
August 2016
€116,00
$139.00

By Pierre Bayle, Translated, edited, and introduced by Michael W. Hickson

Dialogues of Maximus and Themistius is the first English translation of Pierre Bayle’s last book, Entretiens de Maxime et de Thémiste (1707), in which Bayle defends his skeptical writings on the problem of evil against Jean Le Clerc and Isaac Jaquelot.
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256/18
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004321410
Expected: 
June 2016
€178,00
$214.00

Daniel Fulco

In Exuberant Apotheoses: Italian Frescoes in the Holy Roman Empire, Daniel Fulco offers a vivid account of large-scale Italian frescoes that embellished eighteenth-century German baroque palaces and expressed noble patrons’ claim to princely power and political authority during the Enlightenment.
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255/15
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004308046
E-ISBN: 
9789004308053
Publication date: 
March 2016
€181,00
$234.00

Edited by Tamara Smithers

Michelangelo in the New Millennium addresses the mobility and flexibility of Michelangelo’s art regarding placement and intention, considers the artist’s late papal painting commissions, and probes deeper into his early religious works.
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254/14
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004313620
E-ISBN: 
9789004313637
Publication date: 
March 2016
€110,00
$142.00

Jeffrey Muller

St. Jacob’s is the only church to survive intact from Antwerp’s Counter Reformation (1585-1794). Jeffrey Muller wreathes together the testimony of masterpieces and archives in Rubens’s parish church to reconstruct art’s integral role in religion and the transformation of society.
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253/13
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311862
E-ISBN: 
9789004311886
Expected: 
June 2016
€186,00
$241.00

R.J. Matava

R.J. Matava explains physical premotion as defended by Báñez in the Controversy de Auxiliis. Finding the critiques of Báñez and Molina convincing, Matava argues for an alternative rooted in Aquinas’s teaching on creation.
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Volume: 
252
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310308
E-ISBN: 
9789004310315
Publication date: 
January 2016
€150,00
$194.00

Carla Keyvanian

In Hospitals and Urbanism in Rome 1200 – 1500, Carla Keyvanian reconstructs three centuries of urban history by focusing on public hospitals, state institutions that were urban expressions of sovereignty, characterized by a distinguishing architecture and built in prime urban locations.
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Volume: 
251/12
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307544
E-ISBN: 
9789004307551
Publication date: 
December 2015
€150,00
$194.00

Lee Palmer Wandel

Reading Catechisms provides an overview of Reformation catechisms; close readings of how four major catechisms taught the Apostles’ Creed, the Ten Commandments, the Lord’s Prayer, and the sacraments; and an analysis of some of the interplays of words and images.
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Volume: 
250/11
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305199
E-ISBN: 
9789004305205
Publication date: 
October 2015
€136,00
$189.00

Edited by Stefano Fogelberg Rota and Andreas Hellerstedt

Shaping Heroic Virtues is the first scholarly account of how and why heroic virtue proved useful in the self-assertion of rulers and elites in pre-modern Europe.
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Volume: 
249
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004298613
E-ISBN: 
9789004303782
Publication date: 
September 2015
€110,00
$142.00

Edited by Patricia Easton and Kurt Smith

The Battle of the Gods and Giants Redux is a collection of 14 original essays in early modern philosophy by leading scholars in the field presented in honor of Thomas M. Lennon.
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Volume: 
248
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305915
E-ISBN: 
9789004305922
Publication date: 
September 2015
€136,00
$189.00

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