Language and Images of Renaissance Italy

Language and Images of Renaissance Italy

by Alison Brown
     
 

The Renaissance has traditionally been regarded as a critical turning point in the history of Europe; the vital stepping stone between the Age of Faith and the Age of Reason. This classical view is challenged and reassessed in this intriguing and diverse group of essays. Leading scholars use a variety of approaches - textual and literary criticism, social

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The Renaissance has traditionally been regarded as a critical turning point in the history of Europe; the vital stepping stone between the Age of Faith and the Age of Reason. This classical view is challenged and reassessed in this intriguing and diverse group of essays. Leading scholars use a variety of approaches - textual and literary criticism, social anthropology and gender studies - to take a fresh look at this most creative and fascinating period of European history.

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ISBN-13:
9780198203186
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
10/01/1995
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
5.69(w) x 8.81(h) x 1.03(d)

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