I TATTI STUDIES IN ITALIAN RENAISSANCE HISTORY
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The Avignon Papacy Contested

An Intellectual History from Dante to Catherine of Siena

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$53.00 • £42.95 • €47.50

ISBN 9780674971844

Publication Date: 08/21/2017

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288 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

I Tatti Studies in Italian Renaissance History

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  • Introduction
  • 1. The Eagle’s Flight: Dante’s Paradiso VI and the Monarchia
  • 2. Marsilius of Padua and the Question of Legitimacy
  • 3. Individual Freedom in William of Ockham’s Breviloquium
  • 4. Petrarch, Cola di Rienzo, and the Battle of Rome
  • 5. The Prophetic Widow: Birgitta of Sweden and the Revelaciones
  • 6. Catherine of Siena and the Mystical Body of the Church
  • Conclusion
  • Chronology
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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