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The Resource Esotericism and the academy : rejected knowledge in western culture, Wouter J. Hanegraaff

Esotericism and the academy : rejected knowledge in western culture, Wouter J. Hanegraaff

Label
Esotericism and the academy : rejected knowledge in western culture
Title
Esotericism and the academy
Title remainder
rejected knowledge in western culture
Statement of responsibility
Wouter J. Hanegraaff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The neglected history of how intellectuals since the Renaissance have approached ideas of the occult which challenged biblical religion
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hanegraaff, Wouter J
Dewey number
130.9
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1411
LC item number
.H363 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 J-946
  • BF 1425
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Occultism
  • Philosophy, Renaissance
  • Cabala
  • Cabala and Christianity
  • Psychology
  • Occultism
  • Religious Philosophies
  • Magic
  • Christianity
  • Parapsychology
  • History, Medieval
  • History, Early Modern 1451-1600
  • History, Modern 1601-
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • Cabala
  • Cabala and Christianity
  • Occultism
  • Philosophy, Renaissance
  • Psychology
  • Alchemie
  • Esoterik
  • Okkultismus
  • Philosophie
  • Theologie
  • Esoterik
  • Okkultismus
  • Wissenschaft
  • Geistesgeschichte
  • Esoterism
  • Kabbala
Label
Esotericism and the academy : rejected knowledge in western culture, Wouter J. Hanegraaff
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history of truth: recovering ancient wisdom -- Competing macrohistories -- Platonic orientalism -- The Christian apologists -- The wise man from the east: George Gemistos Plethon -- The Platonic theologian: Marsilio Ficino -- Secret moses: Giovanni Pico della Mirandola and Christian kabbalah -- The universal Catholic: Agostino Steuco -- The end of a cycle -- The history of error: exorcizing paganism -- Against the pagans -- Against the fathers -- The anti-apologist: Jacob Thomasius -- The heresiologist: Ehregott Daniel Colberg -- The pietist reaction -- The birth of religionism: Gottfried Arnold -- Enlightenment and eclipse -- The historian: Jacob Brucker -- The parting of the ways -- The error of history: imagining the occult -- Tainted terminologies 1: superstition -- Tainted terminologies 2: magic -- Tainted terminologies 3: occult -- Alchemy between science and religion -- The organization of secrecy -- The occult marketplace -- Elemental fiction -- Compendia of rejected knowledge -- Secret traditions and hidden histories -- The waste land -- The truth of history: entering the academy -- Magnetic historiography: German romantic Mesmerism and evolutionism -- The archetype of Eranos: Carl Gustav Jung and the western unconscious -- Eranos and religionism: Scholem, Corbin, Eliade -- The return of the historians: from Peuckert and Thorndike to Frances Yates -- Antoine Faivre and western esotericism -- Esotericism in the academy -- Conclusion: restoring memory
Control code
776894641
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139048064
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776894641
Label
Esotericism and the academy : rejected knowledge in western culture, Wouter J. Hanegraaff
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history of truth: recovering ancient wisdom -- Competing macrohistories -- Platonic orientalism -- The Christian apologists -- The wise man from the east: George Gemistos Plethon -- The Platonic theologian: Marsilio Ficino -- Secret moses: Giovanni Pico della Mirandola and Christian kabbalah -- The universal Catholic: Agostino Steuco -- The end of a cycle -- The history of error: exorcizing paganism -- Against the pagans -- Against the fathers -- The anti-apologist: Jacob Thomasius -- The heresiologist: Ehregott Daniel Colberg -- The pietist reaction -- The birth of religionism: Gottfried Arnold -- Enlightenment and eclipse -- The historian: Jacob Brucker -- The parting of the ways -- The error of history: imagining the occult -- Tainted terminologies 1: superstition -- Tainted terminologies 2: magic -- Tainted terminologies 3: occult -- Alchemy between science and religion -- The organization of secrecy -- The occult marketplace -- Elemental fiction -- Compendia of rejected knowledge -- Secret traditions and hidden histories -- The waste land -- The truth of history: entering the academy -- Magnetic historiography: German romantic Mesmerism and evolutionism -- The archetype of Eranos: Carl Gustav Jung and the western unconscious -- Eranos and religionism: Scholem, Corbin, Eliade -- The return of the historians: from Peuckert and Thorndike to Frances Yates -- Antoine Faivre and western esotericism -- Esotericism in the academy -- Conclusion: restoring memory
Control code
776894641
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139048064
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776894641

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