The Turn of the Soul

Representations of Religious Conversion in Early Modern Art and Literature

Edited by Lieke Stelling, Harald Hendrix and Todd Richardson

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€154,00
$186.00
ISBN13: 
9789004218567
E-ISBN: 
9789004226371
Publication Date: 
January 2012
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Hardback
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1568-1181
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23

Karl A.E. Enenkel, Westfälische Wilhelmsuniversität Münster
Christine Göttler, Institut für Kunstgeschichte, Universität Bern

This book examines the ways in which spaces and places of solitude were conceived of, imagined, and represented in the late medieval and early modern periods. It explores the spatial, material, and affective dimensions of solitude, which have so far received only scant scholarly attention.
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56
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004349926
Expected: 
June 2018
€165,00
$198.00

Christoph Lüthy (Radboud University), Claudia Swan (Northwestern University), Paul Bakker Radboud University), Claus Zittel Stuutgart Research Center for Text Studies)

Multiple accounts of how theories of human psychology and of image-making influenced each other in a decisive period in the history of philosophy and art.
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Volume: 
55
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004365735
Expected: 
June 2018
€121,00
$146.00

Karl A.E. Enenkel (WWU Münster)
Anita Traninger (FU Berlin)

This volume seeks to uncover the multifarious roles played by nymphs in literature, drama, music, the visual arts, garden architecture, and indeed intellectual culture tout court, and thereby explore the true significance of this well-known figure for the early modern age.
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Volume: 
54
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004351844
Expected: 
March 2018
€154,00
$185.00

Edited by Christine Göttler (University of Bern) and Mia M. Mochizuki (NYU Abu Dhabi/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.
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Volume: 
53
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004354326
E-ISBN: 
9789004354500
Publication date: 
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.
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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...
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Volume: 
51
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004349254
E-ISBN: 
9789004349261
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.
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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.
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Volume: 
49
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004349223
E-ISBN: 
9789004349230
Publication date: 
September 2017
€118,00
$136.00

Edited by Walter Melion (Emory University), Joanna 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.
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Volume: 
48
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004346451
E-ISBN: 
9789004346468
Publication date: 
November 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.
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Volume: 
47
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004229563
E-ISBN: 
9789004325760
Publication date: 
September 2016
€179,00
$215.00

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