Introducing Nicholas of Cusa: A Guide to a Renaissance Man

Introducing Nicholas of Cusa: A Guide to a Renaissance Man

by Christopher M. Bellitto
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780809141395
Publisher:
Paulist Press
Publication date:
05/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
729,335
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

Editors' introduction
Acknowledgments
Guide to the citation of Cusanus' works
Abbreviations
Pt. IIntroduction
Ch. 1An appreciation3
Ch. 2Life and works25
Pt. IIChurch and society
Ch. 3Reform59
Ch. 4The church113
Ch. 5Political and legal ideas141
Pt. IIIHumanism and spirituality
Ch. 6Renaissance humanism169
Ch. 7Mystical theology205
Ch. 8Preaching232
Ch. 9Interreligious dialogue270
Pt. IVPhilosophy, theology, and science
Ch. 10Knowledge and the human mind299
Ch. 11Christ and the knowledge of God319
Ch. 12Sacraments347
Ch. 13Mathematics and astronomy373
Pt. VA guide to research
Ch. 14Nicholas of Cusa in English409
Ch. 15A brief glossary of Cusan terms458
Societies, sites, museums465
Index467

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