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Four centres of classical learning in Renaissance Italy

A. J. Dunston

Four centres of classical learning in Renaissance Italy

by A. J. Dunston

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Published by Sydney University Press for the Australian Academy of the Humanities in Sydney .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy,
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Humanistic -- Italy -- History.,
    • Civilization, Classical -- Study and teaching -- Italy -- History.,
    • Renaissance -- Italy.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] A. J. Dunston.
      SeriesOccasional paper - Australian Academy of the Humanities ; 1, Occasional paper (Australian Academy of the Humanities) ;, 1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA791.3 .D86
      The Physical Object
      Pagination34 p. ;
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5301123M
      ISBN 100424064006
      LC Control Number72082758

      Classical Humanism And The Renaissance Essay Sample. Classical Humanism is described as “a phenomenon that gave the Renaissance”¦.its distinctly secular stamp.” Define classical humanism in its historical context and discuss the values and philosophy that shaped the .   Introduction. There is no doubt that in Italy in the later Middle Ages there existed a large class of educated professionals, with a good knowledge of Latin. [1] But there is still much controversy about the exact level of education and literacy amongst the laity in this period.

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