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The debate over the origin of genius during the Italian Renaissance : the theories of supernatural frenzy and natural melancholy in accord and in conflict on the treshold of the scientific

The debate over the origin of genius during the Italian Renaissance : the theories of supernatural frenzy and natural melancholy in accord and in conflict on the treshold of the scientific (Loan 2 times)

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Brann, Noel L.
Title Statement
The debate over the origin of genius during the Italian Renaissance : the theories of supernatural frenzy and natural melancholy in accord and in conflict on the treshold of the scientific / by Noel L. Brann.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Leiden ;   Boston :   Brill,   2002.  
Physical Medium
x, 502 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Statement
Brill's studies in intellectual history,0920-8607 ; v. 107
ISBN
9004123628 (alk. paper)
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Genius --Italy --History. Renaissance.
Subject Added Entry-Geographic Name
Italy --Intellectual life.
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Contents information

Table of Contents

Intro -- THE DEBATE OVER THE ORIGIN OF GENIUS DURING THE ITALIAN RENAISSANCE -- Copyright -- CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- CHAPTER ONE THE SEEDING OF A THEORY OF MELANCHOLY GENIUS: THE MEDICAL, THEOLOGICAL, AND HUMANIST LEGACIES -- A. The Medical Perspective -- B. The Theological Perspective -- C. The Humanut Perspective -- CHAPTER TWO THE PLATONIC REVIVAL AND THE PHILOSOPHICAL FLOWERING OF A THEORY OF MELANCHOLY GENIUS -- A. Ficino''s Reconstructed Genial Theory -- Β.The Genial Theory of Ficino''s Florentine Circle -- C. The Early Dissemination of Ficino''s Genial Theory -- CHAPTER THREE THE ARISTOTELIAN AND SKEPTICAL REVIVALS AND THEIR DISINTEGRATIVE IMPACT ON THE FICINIAN GENIAL THEORY -- A. The Averroist Restatement of the Ficinian Genial Doctrine -- B. The Naturalist Reaction: The Antecedents -- C. The Naturalist Reaction: Pomponazzi -- D. The Skeptical Reaction: Savonarola and Gianfrancesco Pico -- CHAPTER FOUR PERSISTING OBSTACLES TO A THEORY OF MELANCHOLY GENIUS IN THE LATER RENAISSANCE -- A. The Medical Obstacles -- B. The Theological Obstacles -- C. The Humanist Obstacles -- CHAPTER FIVE THE LATE RENAISSANCE VOGUE OF MELANCHOLY GENIUS: THE LITERARY, ART, OCCULT AND PHILOSOPHICAL STRAINS -- A. The Mystical, Prophetic, and Amatory Testaments -- B. The Poetic and Artistic Testaments -- C. The Hermetic Testaments -- D. Testaments of the Nature Philosophers -- CHAPTER SIX THE PROBLEM OF MELANCHOLY GENIUS ON THE THRESHOLD OF THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION: THE COMPLETION OF THE PHILOSOPHICAL DISSOLUTION -- A. The Latent Lines of Fracture -- B. The Fideist-Skeptical Rupture -- C. The Platonic Rupture -- D. The Peripatetic Rupture -- E. Campanella''s Coup de Grâce -- CHAPTER SEVEN CONCLUSION -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX OF NAMES -- .

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