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Author Fantazzi, Charles
Title A Companion to Juan Luis Vives
Imprint Boston : BRILL, 2008
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Descript 1 online resource (439 pages)
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Series Brill's Companions to the Christian Tradition Ser. ; v.No. 12
Brill's Companions to the Christian Tradition Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- List of Contributors -- Introduction (Charles Fantazzi) -- Juan Luis Vives. Works and Days (Enrique González González) -- Vives and the emarginati (Charles Fantazzi) -- The Social and Political Thought of Juan Luis Vives: Concord and Counsel in the Christian Commonwealth (Catherine Curtis) -- The De disciplinis as a Model of a Humanistic Text (Valerio Del Nero) -- Vives's Contributions to Rhetoric and Dialectic (Peter Mack) -- A Philosophical Treatise on the Soul: De anima et vita in the Context of Vives's Opus (Valerio Del Nero) -- Author, Adversary, and Reader: A View of the De veritate fi dei Christianae (Edward V. George) -- Fame and Oblivion (Enrique González González) -- Select Bibliography -- Index
A collection of essays which considers Juan Luis Vives' life and the influence of his writings, and examines some of his chief works. It includes chapters that discuss Vives' ideas on the soul, especially his analysis of the emotions, his contribution to rhetoric and dialectic and a posthumous defense of the Christian religion in dialogue form
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Fantazzi, Charles A Companion to Juan Luis Vives Boston : BRILL,c2008 9789004168541
Subject Vives, Juan Luis, -- 1492-1540.;Philosophers -- Spain
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