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Oration on the dignity of man

Author: Giovanni Pico della Mirandola; A Robert Caponigri
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, 1998.
Series: Gateway edition.
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The Oration on the Dignity of Man (De hominis dignitate) is a famous public discourse pronounced in 1486 by Pico della Mirandola, an Italian scholar and philosopher of the Renaissance. It has been called the "Manifesto of the Renaissance". Pico's Oration attempted to remap the human landscape to center all attention on human capacity and human perspective. The Oration also served as an introduction to Pico's 900  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Giovanni Pico della Mirandola; A Robert Caponigri
ISBN: 0895267136 9780895267139
OCLC Number: 41869043
Notes: "A Gateway edition."
Princeton has 1999 printing.
Description: xx, 72 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Gateway edition.
Other Titles: De hominis dignitate.
Dignity of man
Responsibility: Giovanni Pico della Mirandola ; translated by A. Robert Caponigri.

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An ardent treatise for the Dignity of Man, which elevates Humanism to a truly Christian level, making this writing as pertinent today as it was in the Fifteenth Century.  Read more...

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