Origins of Old Germanic Studies in the Low Countries

Kees Dekker

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ISBN13: 
9789004110311
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9789004247468
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December 1998
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Hardback
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xii, 484 pp.
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0920-8607
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92

herausgegeben von Andrea Steenbeek

De Amphitheatro ist ein Dialog zwischen Lipsius und seinem Lehrer Florentius in ihrem geliebten Rom. Sie haben Amphitheater als Gesprächsthema, und hauptsächlich das Colossaeum. De Amphitheatris quae extra Romam libellus beleuchtet verschiedene Amphitheater außerhalb von Rom. ...
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236
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285170
Expected: 
February 2015

Jacomien Prins, University of Warwick

In Echoes of an invisible world Jacomien Prins offers an account of the transformation of the notion of Pythagorean world harmony during the Renaissance and the role of the Italian philosophers Marsilio Ficino (1433-1499) and Francesco Patrizi (1529-1597) in redefining the relationship between...
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Volume: 
234
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274372
Expected: 
November 2014

Edited by Miira Tuominen, University of Jyväskylä, Sara Heinämaa, University of Jyväskylä and University of Helsinki and Virpi Mäkinen, University of Helsinki

New Perspectives on Aristotelianism and Its Critics traces Aristotelian influences in modern and pre-modern discourses on knowledge, rights, and the good life. The contributions offer new insights on contemporary discussions on life in its cognitive, political, and ethical dimensions.
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Volume: 
233
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274389
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November 2014

Eric MacPhail, Indiana University

Dancing around the Well: The Circulation of Commonplaces in Renaissance Humanism examines the reception and reuse of classical sayings in vernacular and neo-Latin authors of the sixteenth century, especially through the mediation of Erasmus' Adages.
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232
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274396
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September 2014

Jacob Vance, Harvard University and New England Conservatory

In Secrets: Humanism, Mysticism, and Evangelism in Erasmus of Rotterdam, Bishop Guillaume Briçonnet, and Marguerite de Navarre, Jacob Vance explores how Erasmus and French Renaissance humanists made secrecy central to their spiritual and profane literature to advance their reforms initiatives.
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Volume: 
231
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281240
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September 2014

Amos Edelheit, National University of Ireland, Maynooth

The focuse in this book is on different concepts and theories pertaining to moral psychology, showing the complex relations between scholastic and humanist thinkers who stand between antiquity and modernity, in the Renaissance setting.
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230
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266278
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July 2014

Edited by Babette S. Hellemans, University of Groningen

Drawing on recent scholarship, with essays by a selection of international scholars, this volume throws new light on the literary persona of Peter Abelard (1079-1142), one of the most diversely gifted people of the Middle Ages. 
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Volume: 
229
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262706
Publication date: 
April 2014

Simona Cohen, Tel-Aviv University

A multifaceted picture of the dynamic concepts of time and temporality is demonstrated in medieval and Renaissance art, as adopted in speculative, ecclesiastical, socio-political, propagandist, moralistic, and poetic contexts. Questions regarding perception of time are investigated through...
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228/6
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004267855
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March 2014

Edited by Anja-Silvia Goeing, Northumbria University and University of Zurich, Anthony T. Grafton, Princeton University, and Paul Michel, University of Zurich

Collectors’ Knowledge: What is Kept, What is Discarded investigates how organized knowledge was acquired, shaped, and lost. Case studies examine collections of texts and objects from the thirteenth to the twentieth centuries–from libraries to royal and ducal treasures. ...
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227
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262140
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October 2013

Christopher van Ginhoven Rey, Trinity College, USA

Focusing on Saint Ignatius of Loyola’s conception of Jesuits as the instruments of a laboring God, Instruments of the Divinity explores the philosophical and theological roots of the metaphor of the instrument and its place in the social imaginary of the Jesuit order.
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Volume: 
226
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259881
Publication date: 
October 2013

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