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The Earthly paradise : the Garden of Eden from antiquity to modernity

The Earthly paradise : the Garden of Eden from antiquity to modernity

Author: Regina Psaki; Charles Hindley
Publisher: Binghamton, N.Y. : Global Publications, Binghamton University, 2002.
Series: International studies in formative Christianity and Judaism.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Regina Psaki; Charles Hindley
ISBN: 1586841599 9781586841591
OCLC Number: 49758253
Description: ii, 376 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Pier Cesare Bori --
The anxiety of Eden / Stefano Levi Della Torre --
The mystical architecture of Eden in the Jewish tradition / Giulio Busi Eden --
The ambiguity of Eden and the enigma of Adam / Gaetano Lettieri --
Adam in Eden : the difficult discernment of the perfect life / Paolo Bettiolo --
Adam's paradise in the Koran and in the Muslim exegetical tradition / Ida Zilio Grandi --
Paradise and nature in Johannes Scotus Erigena / Marta Cristiani --
The sexual body in Dante and the medieval context / F. Regina Psaki --
Therapy in the garden : the purgatorial Eden of Boccaccio's Decameron / Massimo Riva --
State of innocence and private property in the polemic on evangelical poverty at the beginning of the fourteenth century / Gian Luca Potestà --
The three gardens in the paradisal scene of Pico della Mirandola's De hominis dignitate / Pier Cesare Bori --
Studium simplicitatis : the letter of grace in Luther's commentary on Genesis 1-3 / Stefano Leoni --
A portrait of the exegete as a geographer, the map of paradise as a hermeneutic instrument in Calvin and his contemporaries / Max Engammare --
The vision of paradise in the Journal of George Fox / Pier Cesare Bori --
Love in paradise : Milton's pattern / Daniela Bianchi --
Adamites old and new in seventeenth-century French morality / Lisa Ginzburg --
'Geographia sacra' : the placing of paradise in late seventeenth-century French theology / Franco Motta --
Paradise in the final scene of Faust II / Alberto Destro --
The paradise of names : Benjamin's interpretation of Genesis 1-3 (1916) / Gianfranco Bonola --
Paradise and the dialogical relation : Genesis 1-2 in the commentary of Karl Barth and of some of his interlocutors / Alberto Gallas.
Series Title: International studies in formative Christianity and Judaism.
Responsibility: editor, F. Regina Psaki ; literary editor, Charles Hindley.


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