The Resource Locations of knowledge in medieval and early modern Europe : esoteric discourse and Western identities, by Kocku von Stuckrad, (ebook)

Locations of knowledge in medieval and early modern Europe : esoteric discourse and Western identities, by Kocku von Stuckrad, (ebook)

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Locations of knowledge in medieval and early modern Europe : esoteric discourse and Western identities
Title
Locations of knowledge in medieval and early modern Europe
Title remainder
esoteric discourse and Western identities
Statement of responsibility
by Kocku von Stuckrad
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1966-
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Stuckrad, Kocku von
Dewey number
130.94
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1434.E85
LC item number
S78 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • NC Live eBook Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Brill's studies in intellectual history,
Series volume
v. 186
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  • Occultism
  • Discourse analysis
  • Occultism
  • Group identity
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Social change
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
Locations of knowledge in medieval and early modern Europe : esoteric discourse and Western identities, by Kocku von Stuckrad, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=583773
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Esoteric discourse and the European history of religion -- Europe and the Christendom narrative -- From singularization to pluralism -- The secularization theory revisited -- Christian Occident? -- The two-fold pluralism -- The polemical construction of tradition -- The construction of Prisca Theologia -- Genealogies of wisdom -- Jewish perspectives -- Beyond tradition -- Conceptualizing the study of esoteric discourse -- Approaches to esotericism -- Secrecy as social capital -- Discourses of perfect knowledge -- Shared passions -- The secrets of experience : wisdom beyond demonstration -- Neoplatonism and theurgy in late antiquity -- Experiential knowledge in Suhrawardi's illuminationist philosophy -- The secrets of texts : esoteric hermeneutics -- The readability of the cosmos : Europe's obsession with words -- The textile of the divine in early Kabbalah -- Linguistic ontologies in Christian Kabbalah -- Humanistic philology : universal languages and the quest for the Ursprache -- The secrets of time : astrology and sacred history -- Critical response to ancient traditions : medieval Arabic astrology -- Sharing Muslim knowledge : Christian astrology -- Interferences -- Scientific encounters -- "Occult sciences" : the science-religion divide revisited -- John Dee : a scholar gone mad? -- Natural philosophy in an apocalyptic age -- Visual seductions -- The problem of "Renaissance paganism" -- Image acts and visual culture -- The presence of images as visual practice -- Political consideration -- Johann Heinrich Alsted : hermeticism and universal reform -- Perfect knowledge in the "circle of learning" : Alsted's encyclopaedia -- Conclusion: locations of knowledge -- Writing histories, narrating pasts -- Esoteric discourse and Western identities
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 240 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC583773
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC583773
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL583773
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10419836
  • (CaONFJC)MIL278699
  • (OCoLC)667292798
Label
Locations of knowledge in medieval and early modern Europe : esoteric discourse and Western identities, by Kocku von Stuckrad, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=583773
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Esoteric discourse and the European history of religion -- Europe and the Christendom narrative -- From singularization to pluralism -- The secularization theory revisited -- Christian Occident? -- The two-fold pluralism -- The polemical construction of tradition -- The construction of Prisca Theologia -- Genealogies of wisdom -- Jewish perspectives -- Beyond tradition -- Conceptualizing the study of esoteric discourse -- Approaches to esotericism -- Secrecy as social capital -- Discourses of perfect knowledge -- Shared passions -- The secrets of experience : wisdom beyond demonstration -- Neoplatonism and theurgy in late antiquity -- Experiential knowledge in Suhrawardi's illuminationist philosophy -- The secrets of texts : esoteric hermeneutics -- The readability of the cosmos : Europe's obsession with words -- The textile of the divine in early Kabbalah -- Linguistic ontologies in Christian Kabbalah -- Humanistic philology : universal languages and the quest for the Ursprache -- The secrets of time : astrology and sacred history -- Critical response to ancient traditions : medieval Arabic astrology -- Sharing Muslim knowledge : Christian astrology -- Interferences -- Scientific encounters -- "Occult sciences" : the science-religion divide revisited -- John Dee : a scholar gone mad? -- Natural philosophy in an apocalyptic age -- Visual seductions -- The problem of "Renaissance paganism" -- Image acts and visual culture -- The presence of images as visual practice -- Political consideration -- Johann Heinrich Alsted : hermeticism and universal reform -- Perfect knowledge in the "circle of learning" : Alsted's encyclopaedia -- Conclusion: locations of knowledge -- Writing histories, narrating pasts -- Esoteric discourse and Western identities
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 240 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC583773
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC583773
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL583773
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10419836
  • (CaONFJC)MIL278699
  • (OCoLC)667292798

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