A Companion To Astrology In The Renaissance

Author: Brendan Dooley
Editor: BRILL
ISBN: 900426230X
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Brill’s Companion to Renaissance Astrology brings together a wide array of expertise from around the globe to explain the method and matter of this unique cultural form, summarizing the current state of research and suggesting new paths.
A Companion to Astrology in the Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 470
Authors: Brendan Dooley
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-02 - Publisher: BRILL

Brill’s Companion to Renaissance Astrology brings together a wide array of expertise from around the globe to explain the method and matter of this unique cultural form, summarizing the current state of research and suggesting new paths.
Prognostication in the Medieval World
Language: en
Pages: 1039
Authors: Matthias Heiduk, Klaus Herbers, Hans-Christian Lehner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-09 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Two opposing views of the future in the Middle Ages dominate recent historical scholarship. According to one opinion, medieval societies were expecting the near end of the world and therefore had no concept of the future. According to the other opinion, the expectation of the near end created a drive
A Companion to the Spanish Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 700
Authors: Matthias Heiduk, Klaus Herbers, Hans-Christian Lehner
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-01 - Publisher: BRILL

A renewed case for the inclusion of Spain within broader European Renaissance movements. This interdisciplinary volume offers a snapshot of the best new work being done in this area.
Debating the Stars in the Italian Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Ovanes Akopyan
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-12 - Publisher: BRILL

An account of the astrological controversies that arose in Renaissance Italy in the wake of Giovanni Pico della Mirandola’s Disputationes adversus astrologiam divinatricem, published in 1496.
Astrology, Almanacs, and the Early Modern English Calendar
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Phebe Jensen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-23 - Publisher: Routledge

Astrology, Almanacs, and the Early Modern English Calendar is a handbook designed to help modern readers unlock the vast cultural, religious, and scientific material contained in early modern calendars and almanacs. It outlines the basic cosmological, astrological, and medical theories that undergirded calendars, traces the medieval evolution of the calendar