A Companion to Meister Eckhart (Brill's Companions to the Christian Tradition v. 36)

A Companion to Meister Eckhart (Brill's Companions to the Christian Tradition v. 36)

By: Jeremiah M. Hackett (author)Hardback

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Drawing on the latest European Research on Meister Eckhart since 1970, the volume provides a comprehensive rereading of the Life, Works, Career, Trial of Meister Eckhart. Central Philosophical ideas and sources with an account of his preaching, teaching and the reception of his work from the 14th to the 21st century.

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Jeremiah Hackett is Professor of Philosophy at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. He was Chair of the Department of Philosophy, 2005-2008. He continues to do research on Roger Bacon, on fourteenth-century German mysticism, and on Renaissance philosophy. Contributors include Walter Senner OP, Allesandra Beccarisi, Dagmar Gottschall, Loris Sturlese, Tamar Tsopurashvili, Jennifer Hart Weed, Jeremiah Hackett, Udo Kern, Alessandro Palazzo, Eliza Rubino, Donald F. Duclow, Bruce Milem, Markus Enders, Yossef Schwartz, Lydia Wegener, Jack C. Marler, Nadia Bray, Elizabeth Brient, Fiorella Rettucci, Andrew Weeks, Cyril O'Regan, Dermot Moran, Karl Albert, Paul Dietrich.

Contents

Note on Contributors Preface Jeremiah Hackett PART ONE Introduction to Part One Bernard McGinn Meister Eckhart's Life, Training, Career, and Trial Walter Senner OP Eckhart's Latin Works Alessandra Beccarisi Eckhart as Preacher, Administrator, and Master of the Sentences. From Erfurt to Paris and Back: 1294-1313. The Origin of the Opus tripartitum Loris Sturlese Eckhart's German Works Dagmar Gottschall The Theory of Transcendentals in Meister Eckhart Tamar Tsopurashvili From Aquinas to Eckhart on Creation, Creature, and Analogy Jeremiah Hackett and Jennifer Hart Weed Eckhart's Anthropology Udo Kern Eckhart's Islamic and Jewish Sources: Avicenna, Avicebron, and Averroes Alessandro Palazzo Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite and Eckhart Elisa Rubino PART TWO Introduction to Part Two Paul Dietrich Meister Eckhart's Latin Biblical Exegesis Donald F. Duclow Meister Eckhart's Vernacular Preaching Bruce Milem Meister Eckhart's Understanding of God Markus Enders Meister Eckhart and Moses Maimonides: From Judaeo-Arabic Rationalism to Christian Mysticism Yossef Schwartz Eckhart and the World of Women's Spirituality in the Context of the "Free Spirit" and Marguerite Porete Lydia Wegener The Mirror of Simple Souls: the Ethics of Marguerite Porete Jack C. Marler PART THREE Introduction to Part Three Jeremiah Hackett The Reception of Meister Eckhart in 14th-Century Germany Nadia Bray Eckhart and the Vernacular Tradition: Pseudo-Eckhart and Eckhart Legends Dagmar Gottschall Meister Eckhart's Influence on Nicholas of Cusa: A Survey of the Literature Elizabeth Brient On a Dangerous Trail: Heinrich Suso and the Condemnation of Meister Eckhart Fiorella Retucci Meister Eckhart and Valentine Wiegel Andrew Weeks Eckhart Reception in the 19th Century Cyril O'Regan Meister Eckhart in 20th-Century Philosophy Dermot Moran Epilogue: Meister Eckhart-Between Mysticism and Philosophy Karl Albert + Appendix 1: Dominican Education Walter Senner OP Bibliography

Product Details

  • publication date: 07/12/2012
  • ISBN13: 9789004183476
  • Format: Hardback, Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 782
  • ID: 9789004183476
  • weight: 1367
  • ISBN10: 9004183477

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