Sites of Mediation

Connected Histories of Places, Processes, and Objects in Europe and Beyond, 1450–1650

Edited by Susanna Burghartz, Lucas Burkart, and Christine Göttler

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€179,00
$215.00
ISBN13: 
9789004229563
E-ISBN: 
9789004325760
Publication Date: 
September 2016
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
430 pages, 110 images, full-color
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ISSN: 
1568-1181
Volume: 
47

Edited by Line Cottegnies, Sandrine Parageau and John J. Thompson

In Women and Curiosity in Early Modern England and France, the rehabilitation of female curiosity between the sixteenth and the eighteenth centuries is thoroughly investigated for the first time, in a comparative perspective that confronts two epistemological and religious traditions.
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Volume: 
42
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311831
E-ISBN: 
9789004311848
Publication date: 
April 2016
€115,00
$149.00

Edited by Walter S. Melion and Bart Ramakers

The aim of this volume is to formulate an alternative account of personification, to demonstrate the ingenuity with which this multifaceted device was utilized by late medieval and early modern authors and artists in Italy, England, Scotland, and the Low Countries
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Volume: 
41
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310421
E-ISBN: 
9789004310438
Publication date: 
April 2016
€226,00
$293.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel and Anita Traninger

Discourses of Anger offers an interdisciplinary account of how different discourses generated their own version, assessment, and semantics of anger in the early modern period. It includes contributions on philosophy and theology, poetry, medicine, law, political theory, and art.
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Volume: 
40
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300828
E-ISBN: 
9789004300835
Publication date: 
August 2015
€160,00
$203.00

Edited by Walter S. Melion and Lee Palmer Wandel

These essays explore various inflections of the relation between image-making and incarnation doctrine. They illumine ways this fundamental mystery was construed as representable, and how it was seen to license the representation of other mysteries of faith.
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Volume: 
39
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300507
E-ISBN: 
9789004300514
Publication date: 
August 2015
€176,00
$223.00

Edited by Sabrina Corbellini, Margriet Hoogvliet and Bart Ramakers

The contributions to Discovering the Riches of the Word. Religious Reading in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe explore new approaches to the study of religious reading in a long term (from the thirteenth to the seventeenth century) and geographically broad perspective.
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Volume: 
38
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290389
E-ISBN: 
9789004290396
Publication date: 
March 2015
€146,00
$185.00

Edited by Tamás Demeter, Kathryn Murphy and Claus Zittel

Conflicting Values of Inquiry explores how certain non-epistemic values had been turned into epistemic ones, how they had an effect on epistemic content, and how they became ideologies of knowledge playing various roles in inquiry and application throughout early modern Europe.
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Volume: 
37
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281707
E-ISBN: 
9789004282551
Publication date: 
November 2014
€146,00
$185.00

Edited by Wolfgang Neuber, Thomas Rahn and Claus Zittel

The volume articles examine exemplarily how some of the Copernicus myths came about and if they could hold their ground. They investigate methodological, institutional, textual and visual transformations of the Copernican doctrine and the topical, rhetorical and literary transformations of the...
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Volume: 
36
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281103
E-ISBN: 
9789004281127
Publication date: 
October 2014
€120,00
$152.00

Edited by Giuseppe Marcocci, Wietse de Boer, Aliocha Maldavsky and Ilaria Pavan

Space and Conversion in Global Perspective examines conversion in connection with spatial setting, mobility, and interiority. The approach is global and encompasses multiple religions. Conversion emerges as a powerful force of early modern globalization.
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Volume: 
35
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004280625
E-ISBN: 
9789004280632
Publication date: 
October 2014
€124,00
$157.00

Edited by Walter S. Melion, Bret Rothstein and Michel Weemans

Anthropomorphism closely relates to early modern notions of analogy and microcosm. Exploring the tension inherent in such notions, the essays in this volume address the contradictions and tensions, between magical and rational, speculative and practical thought, that anthropomorphism entails.
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Volume: 
34
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004261709
E-ISBN: 
9789004275034
Publication date: 
November 2014
€156,00
$198.00

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
33
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262003
E-ISBN: 
9789004262010
Publication date: 
March 2014
€280,00
$336.00

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