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Religious confessions and the sciences in the sixteenth century [electronic resource] / edited by J�urgen Helm & Annette Winkelmann.

Contributor(s): Helm, J�urgen, 1962- | Winkelmann, Annette, 1962-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Studies in European Judaism: v. 1.Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2001Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 161 p.).ISBN: 1417573406 (electronic bk.); 9781417573400 (electronic bk.); 904740081X; 9789047400813.Subject(s): Religion and science -- History -- 16th century -- Congresses | Judaism -- History -- Medieval and early modern period, 425-1789 -- Congresses | Church history -- 16th century -- Congresses | Religion and Science -- Congresses | History, 16th Century -- Congresses | Judaism -- History -- Congresses | Historia de la iglesia -- Siglo XVI -- Congresos | Medicina -- Historia -- Siglo XVI -- Congresos | RELIGION -- Psychology of Religion | Geloof en wetenschap | Natuurwetenschappen | Judentum | Religion | Naturwissenschaften | Medizin | Wittenberg <1998> | Electronic booksGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Kongress. | Online-Publikation.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Religious confessions and the sciences in the sixteenth century.DDC classification: 291.1/75 Other classification: 30.01 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Melanchthon and the tradition of Neoplatonism / G�unther Frank -- The Jesuits and the Janus-faced history of natural sciences / Paul Richard Blum -- Science and religion in royal Prussia around 1600 / Michael G. M�uller -- Protestant anatomy / Andrew Cunningham -- Religion and medicine : anatomical education at Wittenberg and Ingolstadt / J�urgen Helm -- The influence of Hasdai Crescas's philosophy on some aspects of sixteenth-century philosophy and science / Mauro Zonta -- Language and medicine in the early modern Ottoman empire / Eleazar Gutwirth -- Tradition and innovation : religion, science and Jewish culture between the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries / Gianfranco Miletto -- Jews between profane and sacred science in Renaissance Italy : the case of Abraham Portaleone / Samuel S. Kottek -- Science and religious hermeneutics : the "philosophy" of Rabbi Loew of Prague / Giuseppe Veltri -- The relevance of geography for the Jewish religion / Johann Maier.
Summary: This volume discusses the ways in which religious conviction and the development of the natural sciences and medicine influenced each other in the 16th century.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Melanchthon and the tradition of Neoplatonism / G�unther Frank -- The Jesuits and the Janus-faced history of natural sciences / Paul Richard Blum -- Science and religion in royal Prussia around 1600 / Michael G. M�uller -- Protestant anatomy / Andrew Cunningham -- Religion and medicine : anatomical education at Wittenberg and Ingolstadt / J�urgen Helm -- The influence of Hasdai Crescas's philosophy on some aspects of sixteenth-century philosophy and science / Mauro Zonta -- Language and medicine in the early modern Ottoman empire / Eleazar Gutwirth -- Tradition and innovation : religion, science and Jewish culture between the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries / Gianfranco Miletto -- Jews between profane and sacred science in Renaissance Italy : the case of Abraham Portaleone / Samuel S. Kottek -- Science and religious hermeneutics : the "philosophy" of Rabbi Loew of Prague / Giuseppe Veltri -- The relevance of geography for the Jewish religion / Johann Maier.

This volume discusses the ways in which religious conviction and the development of the natural sciences and medicine influenced each other in the 16th century.

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