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Coakley, Sarah - Faith, Rationality and the Passions, ebook

Faith, Rationality and the Passions

Coakley, Sarah

27,30€

Faith, Rationality and the Passions presents a fresh and original examination of the relation of religious faith, philosophical rationality and the passions. Contributions see leading scholars refute the widely-held belief that religious Enlightenment

Ginsborg, Paul - Passions and Politics, ebook

Passions and Politics

Ginsborg, Paul

19,90€

The dominant model of democratic politics emphasizes reason at the expense of the passions. Passions have been treated as dangerous, the opposite of reason and the enemy of virtue. Paul Ginsborg and Sergio Labate challenge this model and put forward

Benedict, Kate - Puritan Passions, ebook

Puritan Passions

Benedict, Kate

6,20€

England is under the rule of Oliver Cromwell, and young Lucinda Carstairs, daughter of a Royalist family, is in a state of limbo as her betrothed, James Happington, is in exile in Europe with Charles Stuart. Lucinda unwittingly attracts the eye of their…

Adams, Tracy - Violent Passions, ebook

Violent Passions

Adams, Tracy

83,65€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Tracy Adams
2. The Problem of Love
Tracy Adams
3. The Mad Lovers of the Ovidian Lais
Tracy Adams
4. Marriage and Amor
Tracy Adams
5. The Roman d’Eneas and the Erotics of Empire Building

Tymieniecka, Anna-Teresa - Virtues and Passions in Literature, ebook

Virtues and Passions in Literature

Tymieniecka, Anna-Teresa

153,95€

Table of contents
Section I. Section I
1. Historical and Contemporary Virtues As Reflected in Chinese Literatre
Tsung-I Dow
2. Revisiting the Traditional Virtues of the Hero
Bernard Micallef
3. Beauty, Taste, and Enlightenment in…

Hess, Carol A. - Sacred Passions : The Life and Music of Manuel de Falla, ebook

Sacred Passions : The Life and Music of Manuel de Falla

Hess, Carol A.

42,40€

In Sacred Passions: The Life and Music of Manuel de Falla, Carol A. Hess explores these contradictions and offers a fresh understanding of this fascinating composer. Building on over a decade of research, Hess examines Falla's work in terms of musical style and explores

Hess, Carol - Sacred Passions The Life and Music of Manual de Falla, ebook

Sacred Passions The Life and Music of Manual de Falla

Hess, Carol

33,05€

In Sacred Passions: The Life and Music of Manuel de Falla, Carol Hess explores these contradictions and offers a fresh understanding of the life and work of Manuel de Falla. Building on over a decade of research on Spanish music, Hess examines his work in terms of