Philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance Philosophy

  • Landscape and Philosophy in the Art of Jan Brueghel the Elder (1568–1625) book cover

    Landscape and Philosophy in the Art of Jan Brueghel the Elder (1568–1625)

    1st Edition

    By Leopoldine Prosperetti

    In this first comprehensive full length study in English on the art of Jan Brueghel the Elder, Leopoldine Prosperetti illuminates how the work of this painter relates to a philosophical culture prevailing in the Antwerp of his time. She shows that no matter what scenery, figures or objects stock…

    Hardback – 2009-01-28
    Routledge

  • Philosophy and Rabbinic Culture: Jewish Interpretation and Controversy in Medieval Languedoc book cover

    Philosophy and Rabbinic Culture

    Jewish Interpretation and Controversy in Medieval Languedoc, 1st Edition

    By Gregg Stern

    Philosophy and Rabbinic Culture is a study of the great, and curiously underappreciated, engagement of a Medieval European Jewish community with the philosophic tradition. This lucid description of the Languedocian Jewish community's multigenerational cultivation of - and acculturation to -…

    Hardback – 2008-12-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Greek–Latin Philosophical Interaction: Collected Essays of Sten Ebbesen Volume 1 book cover

    Greek–Latin Philosophical Interaction

    Collected Essays of Sten Ebbesen Volume 1, 1st Edition

    By Sten Ebbesen

    Sten Ebbesen has contributed many works in the field of ancient and medieval philosophy over many decades of dedicated research. His style is crisp and lucid and his philosophical penetration and exposition of often difficult concepts and issues is both clear and intellectually impressive. Ashgate…

    Hardback – 2008-11-28
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Medieval Philosophy

  • Volume 4: Kierkegaard and the Patristic and Medieval Traditions book cover

    Volume 4: Kierkegaard and the Patristic and Medieval Traditions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jon Stewart

    This volume features articles which employ source-work research to trace Kierkegaard's understanding and use of authors from the Patristic and Medieval traditions. It covers an extraordinarily long period of time from Cyprian and Tertullian in the second century to Thomas à Kempis in the fifteenth…

    Hardback – 2008-06-18
    Routledge
    Kierkegaard Research: Sources, Reception and Resources

  • Angels in Medieval Philosophical Inquiry: Their Function and Significance book cover

    Angels in Medieval Philosophical Inquiry

    Their Function and Significance, 1st Edition

    By Martin Lenz

    Edited by Isabel Iribarren

    The nature and properties of angels occupied a prominent place in medieval philosophical inquiry. Creatures of two worlds, angels provided ideal ground for exploring the nature of God and his creation, being perceived as 'models' according to which a whole range of questions were defined, from…

    Hardback – 2008-02-13
    Routledge

  • Mind, Cognition and Representation: The Tradition of Commentaries on Aristotle’s De anima book cover

    Mind, Cognition and Representation

    The Tradition of Commentaries on Aristotle’s De anima, 1st Edition

    By Paul J.J.M. Bakker

    Edited by Johannes M.M.H. Thijssen

    How can beliefs, which are immaterial, be about things? How can the body be the seat of thought? This book traces the historical roots of the cognitive sciences and examines pre-modern conceptualizations of the mind as presented and discussed in the tradition of commentaries on Aristotle's De…

    Hardback – 2008-01-28
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Medieval Philosophy

  • Misconceptions About the Middle Ages book cover

    Misconceptions About the Middle Ages

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Harris, Bryon L. Grigsby

    Interest in the middle ages is at an all time high at the moment, thanks in part to "The Da Vinci Code." Never has there been a moment more propitious for a study of our misconceptions of the Middle Ages than now. Ranging across religion, art, and science, Misconceptions about the Middle Ages…

    Hardback – 2007-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Medieval Religion and Culture

  • The Naqshbandiyya: Orthodoxy and Activism in a Worldwide Sufi Tradition book cover

    The Naqshbandiyya

    Orthodoxy and Activism in a Worldwide Sufi Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Itzchak Weismann

    The Naqshbandiyya is one of the most widespread and influential Sufi orders in the Muslim world. Having its origins in the Great Masters tradition of Central Asia almost a millennium ago, it played a significant role in the pre-modern history of the Indian subcontinent and the Ottoman Empire, and…

    Hardback – 2007-06-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Sufi Series

  • Plotinus on the Appearance of Time and the World of Sense: A Pantomime book cover

    Plotinus on the Appearance of Time and the World of Sense

    A Pantomime, 1st Edition

    By Deepa Majumdar

    Plotinus (c.205-70) was a Neoplatonist philosopher, his work posthumously published by Porphyry and divided into six books, nine tractates each, called the Enneads. In this book Majumdar makes a valuable addition to the literature on his work, especially Ennead III.7(45)11-13 - in particular…

    Hardback – 2007-04-28
    Routledge

  • Representation and Objects of Thought in Medieval Philosophy book cover

    Representation and Objects of Thought in Medieval Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henrik Lagerlund

    The notions of mental representation and intentionality are central to contemporary philosophy of mind and it is usually assumed that these notions, if not originated, at least were made essential to the philosophy of mind by Descartes in the seventeenth century. The authors in this book challenge…

    Hardback – 2007-03-16
    Routledge

  • Sufi Castigator: Ahmad Kasravi and the Iranian Mystical Tradition book cover

    Sufi Castigator

    Ahmad Kasravi and the Iranian Mystical Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Lloyd Ridgeon

    Sufi Castigator investigates the writings of Ahmad Kasravi, one of the foremost intellectuals in Iran. It studies his work within the context of Sufism in modern Iran and mystical Persian literature and includes translations of Kasravi’s writings. Kasravi provides a fascinating topic for those with…

    Hardback – 2006-05-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Sufi Series

  • Agonistes: Essays in Honour of Denis O'Brien book cover

    Agonistes

    Essays in Honour of Denis O'Brien, 1st Edition

    By Monique Dixsaut

    Edited by John Dillon

    Agonistes comprises a collection of essays presented by his friends and colleagues to Denis O'Brien, former Directeur de recherché at the Centre Nationale de Recherché Scientifique, representing the full range of his scholarly interests in the field of ancient philosophy, from the Presocratics,…

    Hardback – 2005-11-28
    Routledge

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