Eight Philosophers of the Italian Renaissance

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Stanford University Press, 1964 - 194 pagine
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Italian Renaissance thought has been gaining ever-increasing recognition as seminal to the thought of the whole Renaissance period, affecting in many subtle ways the development and understanding of artistic, literary, scientific, and religious movements. The importance, then, of this detailed and careful survey of Italy's leading Renaissance philosophers and the intricate philosophical problems of the time can scarcely be exaggerated.

Based upon the 1961 Arensberg Lectures, given at Stanford University, this collection of essays offers a genuinely unified interpretation of Italian Renaissance thought by describing and evaluating the philosophies of eight pivotal figures: Petrarch, Valla, Ficino, Pico, Pomponazzi, Telesio, Patrizi, and Bruno. The essays not only discuss the life, writings, and main ideas of these eight thinkers, but also establish through a connective text, the place each of them occupies in the general intellectual development of the Italian Renaissance.

 

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Sommario

Petrarch I
1
Valla
19
Ficino
37
Pico
54
Pomponazzi
72
Telesio
91
Patrizi
110
Bruno
127
APPENDIX The Medieval Antecedents of Renaissance Humanism
147
Notes
169
Bibliographical Survey
181
Index
191
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Informazioni sull'autore (1964)

Paul Oskar Kristeller is Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University, and the author of several books, including Renaissance Thought and The Philosophy of Marsilio Ficino.

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