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Title Friendship and sociability in premodern Europe : contexts, concepts, and expressions / edited by Amyrose McCue Gill and Sarah Rolfe Prodan.

Published Toronto, Ontario Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  177.62094 FRIE    AVAILABLE
Physical description 318 pages, 4 pages of plates : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 23 cm.
Series Essays and studies ; 33
Essays and studies (Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies) ; 33.
Notes "Papers based on the Friendship in Premodern Europe (1300 1700) Colloquium held at the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, Victoria University in the University of Toronto, October 14-15, 2011."Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Sarah Rolfe Prodan -- "No greater pleasure in this life": the friendship of John Locke and Edward Clarke / Adriana Benzaquén -- The theatre of friendship in early modern French memoirs: the case of Pontis / Malina Stefanovska -- Dante's rhetoric of friendship from the Convivio to the Commedia / Francesco Ciabattoni -- Ad comunis epystole lectionem: Pan-Italian Familiaritas and Petrarch's community of friends / Steven Baker -- Syphilis, suffering and sodality: friendship and contagion in Renaissance Manuta / Sally Hickson -- "Accompanied by a great number of their friends": warrior nobles and amitié during the French Wars of religion / Brian Sandberg -- Pierre Bayle's quest for pacified relationships / Jean Bernier -- Peace and friendship in early modern catholic Europe: towards a political history of human relations in counter-Reformation culture, 1580-1650 / Paolo Broggio -- Matteo Ricci and his confucian friends: interfaith friendship in the clash of Asian and European humanisms / Hyun-Ah Kim -- "To heal the world": commercial exchange as a form of friendship in Renaissance thought / David Harris Sacks.
Other formats Issued also in electronic format.
Other author McCue Gill, Amyrose, 1978-, editor.
Rolfe Prodan, Sarah, editor.
Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies publisher.
Friendship in Premodern Europe (1300 1700) Colloquium (2011 : Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.)
Subject Friendship -- Europe -- History -- Congresses.
Social networks -- Europe -- History -- Congresses.
Friendship -- Political aspects -- Europe -- History -- Congresses.
Political culture -- Europe -- History -- Congresses.
Europe -- Foreign relations -- History -- Congresses.
ISBN 9780772721709 (pbk.)
9780772721716 (pdf)