Conflict and reconciliation : perspectives on Nicolas of Cusa /

"This book deals with one of the main themes in the life and thinking of Nicholas of Cusa (1401-1464), the experience of conflict and the need to realise reconciliation and tolerance. The essays in this volume discuss not only the various conflicts in which this important philosopher, theologia...

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Other Authors: Bocken, Inigo, 1968-
Format: eBook
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.
Series:Brill's studies in intellectual history ; v. 126.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Conflict and reconciliation: remarks on Cusanus and the age of the Devotio moderna / Inigo Bocken
  • pt. 1. Cusanus and the spirit of the Devotio moderna. Reden unter Brüdern: diskurstheoretische Bedingungen der Konkordanz bei Nikolaus von Kues / Tilman Borsche
  • Cusanus und die Devotio moderna / Nikolaus Staubach
  • Ut pia testatoris voluntas observetur: die Stiftung der Bursa cusana zu Deventer / Maarten J.F.M. Hoenen
  • pt. 2. Cusanus and conciliarism. Nicholas of Cusa on harmony, concordance, consensus and acceptance as categories of reform in the church, in De concordantia catholica / Anton G. Weiler
  • Cusanus, Cesarini and the crisis of conciliarism / Gerald Christianson
  • pt. 3. Cusanus on religious conflicts and tolerance. Tolerance and trinity / Jos Decorte
  • Nicholas of Cusa and the Jews / Thomas Izbicki
  • Religiöse und kulturelle pluralität als Konfliktursache bei Nikolaus Cusanus / Markus Riedenauer
  • The idea of truth as the basis for religious tolerance according to Nicholas of Cusa with comparisons to Thomas Aquinas / William Hoye
  • pt. 4. Theology between conflict and reconciliation. Divine omnipotence in the view of Nicholas of Cusa / Frans Maas
  • The possibilities of God: a theological response to Frans Maas' thesis on divine omnipotence in the thought of Nicholas of Cusa / Stephan van Erp
  • The meaning of apology and reconciliation for an apophatic theology / Jean-Michel Counet
  • pt. 5. Freedom and reconciliation. Spirit, mind and freedom / Wilhelm Dupré.