The Poet's Wisdom

The Humanists, the Church, and the Formation of Philosophy in the Early Renaissance

Timothy Kircher

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€113,00
$150.00
ISBN13: 
9789004146372
E-ISBN: 
9789047417934
Publication Date: 
December 2005
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 320 pp.
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ISSN: 
0920-8607
Volume: 
133

edited by Jan Bloemendal

Bilingual Europe makes clear that Latin played an important role in European culture for a much longer period than we thought and it explores how and why this was so.
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Volume: 
239
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289628
Expected: 
March 2015
Critical edition of the works of the Dutch philosopher François Hemsterhuis (1721-­‐‑1790), wriOen in French and with a contemporary German translation. L’édition critique des œuvres du philosophe néerlandais François Hemsterhuis (1721-1790), &...
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Volume: 
238
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289260
Expected: 
March 2015

Ulrich Groetsch, University of North Alabama

In Hermann Samuel Reimarus (1694–1768): Classicist, Hebraist, Enlightenment Radical in Disguise, Ulrich Groetsch offers a vivid portrayal of the Enlightenment radical Hermann Samuel Reimarus (1694-1768) and his debt to earlier traditions of scholarship.
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Volume: 
237
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272996
Expected: 
February 2015

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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Volume: 
236
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285170
Expected: 
February 2015

Jürgen Müller

Die Studie untersucht die ironische Erzählweise Rembrandts und stellt dabei dessen Nachtwache ins Zentrum der Untersuchung. Zentral ist dabei die kritische Auseinandersetzung mit der klassizistischen Kunsttheorie eines Franciscus Junius. The study analyzes Rembrandt’s ironic...
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Volume: 
235
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285255
Expected: 
March 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
Format: 
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
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274389
Publication date: 
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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Volume: 
232
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274396
Publication date: 
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
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281240
Publication date: 
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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Volume: 
230
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266278
Publication date: 
July 2014

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