Item Number: 108864
Title: Contesting the Renaissance
Author: Caferro, William
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Description: Malden, West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011. 24cm., hardcover, 253pp. Summary: In this book, William Caferro asks if the Renaissance was really a period of progress, reason, the emergence of the individual, and the beginning of modernity. Contents: 1. The Renaissance Question. ; 2. Individualism. Who was the Renaissance Man? ; 3. Gender. Who was the Renaissance Woman? ; 4. Humanism. Renovation or Innovation? ; 5. Economy. Hard Times or Prosperity? ; 6. Politics. The Emergence of the Modern State? ; 7. Faith and Science. Religious or Rational?. (Contesting the Past)
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