skip to content
The Cambridge companion to Renaissance philosophy Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Cambridge companion to Renaissance philosophy

Author: James Hankins
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Series: Cambridge companions to philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Publisher description for The Cambridge companion to Renaissance philosophy / edited by James Hankins. The Cambridge Companion to Renaissance Philosophy provides an introduction to a complex period of change in the subject matter and practice of philosophy. The philosophy of the fourteenth through sixteenth centuries is often seen as transitional between the scholastic philosophy of the Middle Ages and modern  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Hankins
ISBN: 9780521846486 052184648X 9780521608930 0521608937
OCLC Number: 149011709
Description: xvi, 430 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / James Hankins --
The philosopher and Renaissance culture / Robert Black --
Humanism, scholasticism, and Renaissance philosophy / James Hankins --
Continuity and change in the Aristotelian tradition / Luca Bianchi --
The revival of Platonic philosophy / Christopher S. Celenza --
The revival of Hellenistic philosophies / Jill Kraye --
Arabic philosophy and Averroism / Dag Nikolaus Hasse --
How to do magic, and why: philosophical prescriptions / Brian P. Copenhaver --
Nicholas of Cusa and modern philosophy / Dermot Moran --
Lorenzo Valla and the rise of humanist dialectic / Lodi Nauta --
The immortality of the soul / Paul Richard Blum --
Philosophy and the crisis of religion / Peter Harrison --
Hispanic scholastic philosophy / John P. Doyle --
New visions of the cosmos / Miguel A. Granada --
Organizations of knowledge / Ann M. Blair --
Humanistic and scholastic ethics / David A. Lines --
The problem of the prince / Eric Nelson --
The significance of Renaissance philosophy / James Hankins.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to philosophy.
Other Titles: Companion to Renaissance philosophy
Renaissance philosophy
Responsibility: edited by James Hankins.
More information:

Abstract:

This 2007 book is an invaluable guide to this complex period for all who are interested in Renaissance thought.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'Coming freshly from our consideration of the possibility of a new Renaissance, this volume provides a fascinating compendium of background information from the 14th to 16th centuries when Europe was Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(6)

User lists with this item (9)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/149011709>
library:oclcnum"149011709"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:alternateName"Renaissance philosophy"@en
schema:alternateName"Companion to Renaissance philosophy"@en
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"2007"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/103634483>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"The Cambridge companion to Renaissance philosophy"@en
schema:numberOfPages"430"
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA784699>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.