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Constant minds : political virtue and the Lipsian paradigm in England, 1584-1650

Author: Adriana Alice Norma McCrea
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, ©1997.
Series: Mental and cultural world of Tudor and Stuart England.
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Constant Minds investigates the reception and use of Lipsian ideas in the moral, political, and literary culture of late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century England through examination of the writings and activities of Walter Ralegh, Francis Bacon, Fulke Greville, Ben Jonson, and Joseph Hall. Adriana McCrea demonstrates how this continental school of thought permeated the political ideas of these English
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Named Person: Justus Lipsius; Justus Lipsius; Justus Lipsius
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adriana Alice Norma McCrea
ISBN: 0802006663 9780802006660
OCLC Number: 38853730
Notes: Based on the author's thesis (Ph. D.--Queens University, 1991) under the title: Neostoicism in England.
Description: xxxi, 342 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Mental and cultural world of Tudor and Stuart England.
Responsibility: Adriana McCrea.
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