Jesuit Image Theory

Edited by Wietse de Boer, Karl A.E. Enenkel and Walter S. Melion

Status: 
€172,00
$206.00
ISBN13: 
9789004319110
E-ISBN: 
9789004319127
Publication Date: 
June 2016
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
518 pages, incl 97 (full-color) images
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Language: 
Main Series: 
ISSN: 
1568-1181
Volume: 
45

Edited by Christine Göttler (University of Bern) and Mia M. Mochizuki (NYU Institute of Fine Arts)

A team of renowned scholars examines how sacred art and artefacts responded to the demands of a world stage in the age of reform, demonstrating the significance of religious systems for a global art history.
Series: 
Volume: 
53
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004354326
Expected: 
November 2017
€199,00
$229.00

Edited by Youri Desplenter (Ghent), Jürgen Pieters (Ghent), and Walter Melion (Emory)

This collection of essays charts the rise to prominence of the Ten Commandments in religious and artistic developments in the culture of late-medieval Western Europe (13th-15th centuries). Contributions include discussions of catechetical texts as well as literary writings.
Series: 
Volume: 
52
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004309821
E-ISBN: 
9789004325777
Publication date: 
September 2017
€109,00
$126.00

Edited by Sietske Fransen, Niall Hodson and Karl A.E. Enenkel

Translating Early Modern Science explores the essential role translators played in a time when the scientific community used Latin and vernacular European languages side-by-side. This interdisciplinary volume illustrates how translators were mediators, agents, and interpreters of scientific...
Series: 
Volume: 
51
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004349254
Publication date: 
September 2017
€129,00
$149.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel (University of Münster) and Paul J. Smith (Leiden University)

This interdisciplinary volume aims to address the multiple connections between emblematics and the natural world in the broader perspective of their underlying ideologies – scientific, artistic, literary, political and/or religious.
Series: 
Volume: 
50
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347069
E-ISBN: 
9789004347076
Publication date: 
September 2017
€219,00
$253.00

Edited by Daniele V. Filippi and Michael Noone

A vivid and multifaceted discussion of the sonic cultures developed within the diverse and dynamic matrix of Early Modern Catholicism (c.1450–1750), and of the role played by sound and music in defining Catholic experience.
Series: 
Volume: 
49
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004349223
E-ISBN: 
9789004349230
Expected: 
September 2017
€118,00
$136.00

Edited by Walter Melion (Emory University), Joanne Woodall (Courtauld Institute), and Michael Zell (Boston University)

An examination of the related themes of lovemaking and image-making in the visual arts of Europe, China, Japan, and Persia.
Series: 
Volume: 
48
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004346451
Expected: 
October 2017
€249,00
$287.00

Edited by Susanna Burghartz, Lucas Burkart, and Christine Göttler

This book explores the relationships between sites, people, objects, and images during the early globalization. It investigates interconnections and entanglements on both micro and macro levels, and aims to understand the dynamics of processes of translocal and transcultural intersection.
Series: 
Volume: 
47
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004229563
E-ISBN: 
9789004325760
Publication date: 
September 2016
€179,00
$215.00

Edited by Cornel Zwierlein

Thoroughly researched contributions from conferences at Harvard and Paris on coping with ignorance in late medieval and early modern administrative practices, science, literature and the arts, are tightly connected by a new theoretical framework on how to historicize ignorance.
Series: 
Volume: 
46
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004325128
E-ISBN: 
9789004325180
Publication date: 
June 2016
€179,00
$215.00

Edited by Annette Kern-Stähler, Beatrix Busse, and Wietse de Boer

These essays offer a fresh perspective on the interrelationships between sense perception and secular and Christian cultures in England from the Middle Ages into the Early Modern period.
Series: 
Volume: 
44
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315488
E-ISBN: 
9789004315495
Publication date: 
May 2016
€126,00
$151.00

Edited by Dieuwke van der Poel, Louis Peter Grijp and Wim van Anrooij

Identity, Intertextuality, and Performance in Early Modern Song Culture for the first time explores comparatively the dynamic process of group formation through the production and appropriation of songs in various European countries and regions.
Series: 
Volume: 
43
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314979
E-ISBN: 
9789004314986
Publication date: 
April 2016
€140,00
$181.00

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