J. P. Bequette (éd.), A Companion to Medieval Christian Humanism

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John P. Bequette (éd.), A Companion to Medieval Christian Humanism. Essays on Principal Thinkers, Leyde-Boston, 2016.

Éditeur : Brill
Collection : Brill's Companions to the Christian Tradition, 69
VIII-354 pages
ISBN : 978-90-04-24845-8
199 €

A Companion to Medieval Christian Humanism explores the perennial questions of Christian humanism as these emerge in the writings of key medieval thinkers, questions pertaining to the dignity of the human person, the human person's place in the cosmos, and the moral and educational ideals involved in shaping human persons toward the full realization of their dignity. The contributors explore what form these questions take for medieval thinkers and how they answer these questions, thereby revealing the depth of medieval Christian humanism.

Table of contents
Introduction – John P. Bequette, University of Saint Francis, IN
Chapter 1: Augustine – David P. Fleischacker, University of Mary, ND
Chapter 2: Bede – John P. Bequette, University of Saint Francis, IN
Chapter 3: Anselm of Canterbury – Benjamin Brown, Lourdes University, OH
Chapter 4: William of St. Thierry – Aage Rydstrøm-Poulson, University of Greenland
Chapter 5: Peter Abelard – Eileen Sweeney, Boston College, MA
Chapter 6: Bernard of Clairvaux – David Appleby, Thomas Aquinas College, CA
Chapter 7: Hugh of St. Victor – Andrew Salzmann, Benedictine College, KS
Chapter 8: Peter Lombard – John Slotemaker, Fairfield University, CT
Chapter 9: Aelred of Rievaulx – J. Stephen Russell, Hofstra University, NY
Chapter 10: Thomas Aquinas – Benjamin Smith, Aquinas College, TN
Chapter 11: Bonaventure – C. Colt Anderson, Fordham University, NY
Chapter 12: Dante – Nancy Enright, Seton Hall University, NJ
Chapter 13: John Duns Scotus – Richard H. Bulzacchelli, Aquinas College, TN
Chapter 14: John Wyclif – Ian Levy, Providence College, RI
Chapter 15: Julian of Norwich – Justin Jackson, Hillsdale College, MI



Source : Brill