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The Renaissance : Questions and Analysis in History - Jocelyn Hunt

The Renaissance

Questions and Analysis in History

Paperback Published: 13th May 1999
ISBN: 9780415195270
Number Of Pages: 138

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The Renaissance examines Europe in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, exploring the beginning of the Renaissance, its influence on monarchies and governments, links with the Reformation, as well as the topics of scientific discovery and overseas exploration in the period. With narrative introductions expositions of the views of major historians, interpretations, analysis and a range of primary sources, The Renaissance offers students a concise introduction to the subject and a useful study aid.

List of figures
Series preface
The beginning of the Renaissancep. 1
Humanismp. 16
The influence of the Renaissance on monarchies and governmentsp. 30
The links between the Renaissance and the Reformationp. 46
The links between the Renaissance and overseas explorationp. 60
Scientific change in the Renaissancep. 74
The Northern Renaissancep. 88
Did the Renaissance change Europe?p. 102
Notes and sourcesp. 115
Select bibliographyp. 121
Indexp. 123
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ISBN: 9780415195270
ISBN-10: 0415195276
Series: Questions and Analysis in History
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 138
Published: 13th May 1999
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.23 x 13.97  x 0.64
Weight (kg): 0.2
Edition Number: 1