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Exploring Jesuit Distinctiveness : Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Ways of Proceeding Within the

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In 12 papers selected from presentations at the June 2015 symposium, historians and other scholars explore specifically Jesuit ways of proceeding in which Jesuits and their colleagues operate. Among their topics are exploring the distinctiveness of neo-Latin Jesuit didactic poetry in Naples: the case of Nicol Partinio Giannettasio, civic education on stage: civic values and virtues in the Jesuit schools of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, colonial theodicy and the Jesuit ascetic ideal in José de Acosta's works on Spanish America, purple silk and black cotton: Francisco Cabral and the negotiations of Jesuit attire in Japan 1570-73, discerning skills: psychological insight at the core of Jesuit identity, and distinctive contours of Jesuit Enlightenment in France. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 326
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: General
Series Title: Jesuit Studies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Language: English
Street Date: May 4, 2016
TCIN: 51236185
UPC: 9789004313347
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-0292

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