Christian humanism essays in honour of Arjo Vanderjagt / edited by Alasdair A. MacDonald, Zweder R.W.M. von Martels, and Jan R. Veenstra

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Language: English, German
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Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
Series: Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions v. 142
LC Classification: B, BR
Physical Description: xxxiv, 494 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Additional Authors: Vanderjagt, Arie Johan
MacDonald, A. A. (Alasdair A.)
Martels, Z. R. W. M. von
Veenstra, Jan R., 1965-
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Notes: LCCN: 2009003308
ISBN: 9789004176317 (hardback : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Christianity and humanism. Coluccio Salutati in the footsteps of the ancients / Ron Witt -- Christlicher Humanismus und Liturgie : Heinrich Bebel, Johannes Casselius und Leonhard Clemens verfassen Offizien zu den Festen des heiligen Hieronymus und der heiligen Anna / Volker Honemann -- Rühmende Memoria : der Zusammenhang von Verdiesseitigung und Religiosität in der Gedächtnispflege der Humanisten / Berndt Hamm -- Religion as exercitatio mentis : a case for theology as a humanist discipline / Willemien Otten -- A classicising friar at work : John of Wales' Breviloquium de virtutibus / Albrecht Diem -- Humanism and stoicism. Virtue as an end in itself : the medieval unease with a stoic idea / István P. Bejczy -- Florentius Volusenus and tranquility of mind : some applications of an ancient ideal / Alasdair A. Macdonald -- The first Christian defender of stoic virtue? : Justus Lipsius and Cicero's Paradoxa stoicorum / Jan Papy -- Coornhert on virtue and nobility / Hans and Simone Mooij-Valk -- Humanism and philosophy. The De veritate fidei christianae of Juan Luis Vives / Marcia L. Colish -- Montaigne and Christian humanism / Peter Mack -- Humanism and religion in the works of Spinoza / Fokke Akkerman -- Erasmus of Rotterdam and late medieval theologians on the doctrine of grace / Christoph Burger -- The philosophia Christi, its echoes and its repercussions on virtue and nobility / Han van Ruler -- Modern humanism as philosophical autobiography : pretending and understanding selfhood in Descartes and Fichte / Detlev Pätzold --
Contents: Humanism, arts and sciences. Types of inconsistency in the astrology of Ficino and others / John North -- The metaphysical unity of music, motion, and time in Augustine's De musica / Stephen Gersh -- World without end : Nicholas of Cusa's view of time and eternity / Matthieu van der Meer -- Copernicus' Praefatio in libros revolutionum : humanism and scholarly debate / Marc van der Poel -- Jacques Lefèvre d'Étaples : humanism and hermeticism in the De magia naturali / Jan R. Veenstra -- Humanist writing and education. Dutch humanists and the medieval past / Peter Raedts -- "Höhere Bildung" im 17. Jahrhundert : die Schola Carolina in Osnabrück auf dem Weg vom Humanistischen Gymnasium zur Jesuitenuniversität / Rudolf Suntrup -- Ubbo Emmius, the Eternal edict and the Academy of Groningen / Zweder von Martels -- John Mair's Dialogus de materia theologo tractanda : introduction, text and translation / Alexander Broadie -- Rudolph Agricola's address to Innocent VIII / Adrie van der Laan -- Solitude and the inaccessible light in the sermons of Isaac of Stella / Just Niemeijer -- Anselm, Calvin, and the absent Bible / Burcht Pranger -- The world as sin and grace : the theology of Melanchthon's Loci communes of 1521 / Rob Pauls
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English and German
Purchased with monies from the Alice Schafer Fund
Donation Info: Donor : Schafer, Alice
OCLC Number: ebr10349261
ISBN/ISSN: 9789004176317