Renaissance Man

Renaissance Man

by Ágnes Heller

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781317403302
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 07/03/2015
Series: Routledge Library Editions: Social and Cultural Anthropology
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 488
File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

Introduction: Is there a ‘Renaissance Ideal of Man’?  Part 1. Uneven Development  Part 2. Antiquity and the Judeo-Christian Tradition  1. Secularization  2. A Glance at the Past  3. Stoicism and Epicureanism  4. Ecce Homo: Socrates and Jesus  Part 3. Ethics and Life: Man’s Practical Possibilities  5. Everyday Life  6. Time and Space: Past-Orientedness and Future-Orientedness  7. Individuality, Knowledge of Men, Self-Knowledge, Autobiography  8. Measure and Beauty: Emotional Ties  9. Values and Ethics  10. Social Philosophy, Politics, Utopia  11. Fate, Destiny, Fortune  Part 4. Philosophical Anthropology  12. Nature and Man  13. Work, Science, Techné, Art  14. Knowledge; Body and Soul  15. What is Man Capable of?

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