The Emergence of Impartiality

Edited by Kathryn Murphy and Anita Traninger

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€170,00
$203.00
ISBN13: 
9789004260832
E-ISBN: 
9789004260849
Publication Date: 
October 2013
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Hardback
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1568-1181
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31

Edited by Walter S. Melion, James Clifton, and Michel Weemans

Exegesis, as theologians and historians of art, religion, and literature, have come increasingly to acknowledge, has traditionally utilized visual devices of all kinds. This volume examines the many ways in which images functioned as instruments of scriptural hermeneutics in early modern Europe.
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Volume: 
33
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262003
E-ISBN: 
9789004262010
Publication date: 
March 2014
€280,00
$336.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel and Paul J. Smith

This volume tries to map out the intriguing amalgam of different, partly conflicting approaches that shaped early modern zoology. It demonstrates that theology and philology played a pivotal role in the complex formation of this new science.
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Volume: 
32
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004268234
E-ISBN: 
9789004279179
Publication date: 
October 2014
€144,00
$183.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel

Erasmus was one of the most widely read and controversial authors of the...
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Volume: 
30
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255623
E-ISBN: 
9789004255630
Publication date: 
August 2013
€123,00
$144.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel

Early modern commentaries on the classics shaped not only school and university education, but cultural life in the broadest sense, including politics, religion, health care, geographical discoveries, and even segments of life seemingly far removed from scholarship, such as warfare and engineering.
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Volume: 
29
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260771
E-ISBN: 
9789004260788
Publication date: 
November 2013
€170,00
$203.00

Edited by Catrien Santing, Barbara Baert and Anita Traninger

Discussing medieval and early modern 'disembodied heads' this collection questions the why and how of the primacy of the head in the bodily hierarchy during the premodern period. On the basis of beliefs, mythologies and traditions concerning the head, they come to an ‘cultural anatomy’ of the head.
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Volume: 
28
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004253544
E-ISBN: 
9789004253551
Publication date: 
July 2013
€141,00
$174.00

Edited by Heiko Damm, Michael Thimann, and Claus Zittel

Based on the history of knowledge, the contributions to this volume elucidate various aspects of how, in the early modern period, artists’ education, knowledge, reading and libraries were related to the ways in which they presented themselves
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Volume: 
27
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004242234
E-ISBN: 
9789004242241
Publication date: 
December 2012
€153,00
$193.00

Edited by Wietse de Boer and Christine Göttler

This interdisciplinary volume examines the role of sensation in the religious transformations of early modern Europe. Sensation was both central to the doctrinal disputes of the Reformation and critical in shaping new or reformed devotional practices.
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Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004236349
E-ISBN: 
9789004236653
Publication date: 
November 2012
€188,00
$239.00

Edited by Manfred Horstmanshoff, Helen King, and Claus Zittel

Drawing on the methods of a wide range of academic disciplines, this volume shifts the focus of the history of the body, exploring the many different ways in which its physiology and its fluids were understood in pre-modern European thought.
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Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004229181
E-ISBN: 
9789004229204
Publication date: 
June 2012
€252,00
$304.00

Edited by Caroline van Eck, Stijn Bussels, Maarten Delbeke and Jürgen Pieters

The present volume is a first attempt to chart the early modern translations of Peri hupsous, both in the literal sense of the history of its dissemination by means of editions, versions and translations in Latin and vernacular languages, but also in the figurative sense of its uses and...
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Volume: 
24
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004229556
E-ISBN: 
9789004234338
Publication date: 
September 2012
€122,00
$147.00

Edited by Lieke Stelling, Harald Hendrix and Todd Richardson

Focusing on conversion as one of early modern Europe’s most pressing issues, the present book offers a comprehensive reading of artistic and literary ways in which spiritual transformations and exchanges of religious identities were given meaning.
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Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004218567
E-ISBN: 
9789004226371
Publication date: 
January 2012
€154,00
$186.00

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