Dreaming In Russian

Author: Jacqueline Loss
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292762039
Size: 42.84 MB
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Drawing on interviews with Cuban artists and intellectuals, as well as treasures from cinematographic and bibliographic archives, Jacqueline Loss delivers the first book to show that Cuba remembers and retains many aspects of the Soviet era ...

The Worth Of Women

Author: Moderata (Modesta Pozzo) Fonte
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226256832
Size: 72.19 MB
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This work takes the form of the latter, with Fonte creating a conversation among seven Venetian noblewomen. The dialogue explores nearly every aspect of women's experience in both theoretical and practical terms.

Introducing Nicholas Of Cusa

Author: Christopher M. Bellitto
Publisher: Paulist Press
ISBN: 9780809141395
Size: 50.97 MB
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This book, which might be considered "Nicholas of Cusa 101," offers separate chapters for the non-specialist introducing the vocabulary, ideas, and works of Nicholas of Cusa on a wide variety of topics.

Marsilio Ficino

Author: Michael J. B. Allen
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9789004118553
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This volume consists of 21 essays on Marsilio Ficino (1433-99), the Florentine scholar-philosopher-magus-priest who was the architect of Renaissance Platonism.


Author: Michael J. B. Allen
Publisher: University of California Press
Size: 55.15 MB
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"All of Allen's publications on Ficino have been important.

The Ancients And The Moderns

Author: Stanley Rosen
Publisher: St Augustine PressInc
Size: 66.59 MB
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In this insightful and controversial book, the eminent philosopher Stanley Rosen takes a new look at the famous 'quarrel' that the moderns have with the ancients, analyzing and comparing ancient philosophers and modern Continental and ...