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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Università di Firenze -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-215) and index.

Statementby Jonathan Davies.
SeriesEducation and society in the Middle Ages and Renaissance,, v. 8
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLF3405 .D38 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 232 p. ;
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL358564M
ISBN 109004110038
LC Control Number98018524

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  This study is the first to examine the relationship between art and violence in 15th-century Florence, exposing the underbelly of a period more often celebrated for enlightened and progressive ideas. Renaissance Florentines were constantly subjected to the sight of violence. His publications include Florence and Its University during the Early Renaissance (Leiden: Brill, ) and Culture and Power: Tuscany and its Universities (Leiden: Brill, ). He is currently working on a book on the academic environment of violence in early . Katharine Park has written a social, intellectual, and institutional history of medicine in Florence during the century after the Black Death of Originally published in ThePrinceton Legacy Libraryuses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. Start studying Florence during the Renaissance. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

  This book examines the social history of Florence during the critical period of its growth and development in the early modern period, from the fourteenth through sixteenth centuries. Treating the city, its art, and its rituals as lived experiences that extended through space and time, the contributors to this volume consider well-known objects, monuments, . Share - Florence and Its University During the Early Renaissance by Jonathan Davies (Hardback, ) CURRENTLY SOLD OUT Florence and Its University During the Early Renaissance by Jonathan Davies (Hardback, ). The Renaissance really gets going in the early years of the fifteenth century in Florence. In this period, which we call the Early Renaissance, Florence is not a city in the unified country of Italy, as it is now. Instead, Italy was divided into many city-states (Florence, Milan, Venice etc.). The Civic World of Early Renaissance Florence. Gene A. Brucker During the crisis years of the Visconti wars the distinctive features emerged of an elitist regime whose vitality was demonstrated following the death of Giangaleazzo Visconti and whose membership and style the author discusses in detail. of the Princeton Legacy Library is.