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Renaissance humanism and the Papal Curia

Lapo da Castiglionchio the Younger"s De curiae commodis

by Christopher S. Celenza

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Castiglionchio, Lapo da, d. 1381.,
  • Catholic Church. Curia Romana -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Catholic Church and humanism -- History -- To 1500.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-237) and indexes.

    StatementChristopher S. Celenza.
    SeriesPapers and monographs of the American Academy in Rome ;, v. 31
    ContributionsCastiglionchio, Lapo da, d. 1381.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX1818 .C45 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 244 p. ;
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL530357M
    ISBN 100472109944
    LC Control Number99006686

    Humanism in Europe was at its peak from the 14th to 16th centuries, during the Renaissance. The rediscovery and copying of ancient manuscripts of classical Greece and the study of philosophy, the humanities and the arts sparked debate about what it meant to be human, the importance of rational thought and science, and whether ultimate truths could be revealed through study, contemplation and. Leonardo Bruni, also called Leonardo Aretino, (born c. , Arezzo, Florence [Italy]—died March 9, , Florence), Italian humanist scholar of the Renaissance.. Bruni was secretary to the papal chancery from and served as chancellor of Florence from until his death in His Historiarum Florentini populi libri XII (; “Twelve Books of Histories of the Florentine People.

    Throughout the Renaissance, music formed a central element in the activities of the curia and a bright thread in the rich tapestry of Roman religious and artistic life. The singers and composers of the papal choir--recruited at first from northern Europe, but in the sixteenth century chiefly from. Renaissance humanism and the Papal Curia: Lapo da Castiglionchio the Younger's De curiae commodis by Christopher S Celenza (Book) Appellatio by Thomas Preston ().

    Petrarch was a scholar who laid the foundations for Renaissance humanism, which emphasized the study of Classical authors from antiquity over the Scholastic thinkers of the Middle Ages. He defended this idea to his more conservative contemporaries. He also had major influence as a poet and established a standard form for the modern lyric. Historian Hans Baron has given the term Civic Humanism to this view held by the Renaissance Florentines that “the perfect life is not that of the ‘sage’ but that of the citizen who, in addition to his studies, consummates his humanitas by shouldering man’s social duties and by serving his fellow-citizens in public office.”[10] For.


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Renaissance Humanism and the Papal Curia offers first a general introduction to the life and work of Lapo da Castiglionchio. Then a facing-page translation of and commentary on Lapo's complicated treatise, De Curiae Commodis, are offered.

The rise of curial and courtly humanism and the growing dominance of humanist schoolmasters in the Latin grammar schools of the peninsula did much to establish humanism as the major force in Italian culture.

Another source of humanism's growing dominance was the new art of printing. I shall not try to define the renaissance or humanism. There is a whole literature on that subject, and I have stated my views on it more than once in print.¹ I shall try instead to describe briefly what the humanists of the Renaissance, mainly in Italy and during the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, did for the study of classical antiquity, especially of pagan antiquity, and how this.

Humanism was the major intellectual movement of the Renaissance. In the opinion of the majority of scholars, it began in lateth-century Italy, came to maturity in the 15th century, and spread to the rest of Europe after the middle of that century.

Humanism then became the dominant intellectual movement in Europe in the 16th century. Palmer, Ada Humanist Lives of Classical Philosophers and the Idea of Renaissance Secularization: Virtue, Rhetoric, and the Orthodox Sources of Unbelief. Renaissance Quarterly, Vol.

70, Issue. 3, p. Cited by: 3. Scholars generally place the beginnings of the Renaissance papacy at Rome aroundwhen Odo Colonna, Pope Martin V, returned to his native city after the papal residence at Avignon (–), the resolution of the Western Schism, the dampening of the conciliarist crisis after the Council of Ferrara-Florence (–), and the reassertion of papal sovereignty and political power over the.

Renaissance Humanism in Papal Rome: Humanists and Churchmen on the Eve of the Reformation, Part 1. John F. D'Amico. Johns Hopkins University Press, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book.

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Renaissance Humanism and the Papal Curia: Lapo da Castiglionchio the Younger's De curiae commodis. By Christopher S. Celenza. [Papers and Monographs of the American Academy in Rome, Volume XXXI.] (Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.

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