WEEK 8 TERMS--Renaissance

WEEK 8 TERMS--Renaissance - EUH 2001 Terms and Outline WEEK...

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EUH 2001 Terms and Outline WEEK 8: “What a happy age we live in!”: The Renaissance Intellectual Renaissance I. Context “Renaissance” A. Something old, something new, something borrowed . . . B. Fundamental feature: the individual II. Philosophical Basis for Renaissance A. Humanism Leon Battista Alberti, “Men can do all things if they will” B. Voices of Humanism Petrarch (d. 1374)—medio aevo III. Basic Chronology of Renaissance—3 segments IV. Intellectual Framework of Renaissance Pico della Mirandola— Oration on the Dignity of Man (1486) Castiglione— The Courtier (1528) Niccolo Machiavelli— The Prince (1513) V. Why Italy? City-states Medicis—Cosimo d’Medici VI. Italian Humanism A. “civic humanism” Leonardo Bruni— New Cicero B. Humanism and Education “Renaissance man” C. Humanism and History Leonardo Bruni— History of the Florentine People Francesco Guicciardini (1483 - 1540) History of Italy; History of Florence— “beginning of analytical historiography”
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course EUH 2001 taught by Professor Staff during the Summer '10 term at Santa Fe College.

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