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‘A Generall Reformation of Common Learning’ and its Reception in the English-Speaking World, 1560–1642

Howard Hotson

in The Reception of Continental Reformation in Britain

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264683
eISBN:
9780191734878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264683.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter provides a synthesis of the ‘Reformation of Common Learning’, which progressively developed from Peter Ramus’s pedagogy in the mid-sixteenth century to the work of the Moravian Comenius ... More


Northern Europe 1545–1580: Ramus and Company

Peter Mack

in A History of Renaissance Rhetoric 1380-1620

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199597284
eISBN:
9780191804588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199597284.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter discusses Peter Ramus and his colleague Omer Talon and their contributions to the development of renaissance rhetoric. Ramus and Talon revolutionized the study of logic and rhetoric by ... More


Inventing Figures of Speech

Colleen Ruth Rosenfeld

in Indecorous Thinking: Figures of Speech in Early Modern Poetics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823277919
eISBN:
9780823280667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823277919.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter is a study of the significance of figures of speech to humanist pedagogy’s attempt to divorce style from the invention of an argument and the judgment of its validity. The significance ... More


“Very Commonly Used by the Ancients”: Hypothetical Syllogisms

Theodore G. Van Raalte

in Antoine de Chandieu: The Silver Horn of Geneva's Reformed Triumvirate

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190882181
eISBN:
9780190882211
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190882181.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religion and Literature

Chandieu was able to recommend the rather novel idea of using hypothetical syllogisms for “demonstrative truth” in Reformed theology because he considered his antecedent in each syllogism to arise ... More


Richardsonian Ramism

Baird Tipson

in Hartford Puritanism: Thomas Hooker, Samuel Stone, and Their Terrifying God

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780190212520
eISBN:
9780190212544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190212520.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, History of Christianity

Hooker and Stone imbibed a philosophy based on the writings of Peter Ramus. Their Ramism was filtered through the thought of Alexander Richardson, another widely influential thinker whose positions ... More


Epilogue

Richard Oosterhoff

in Making Mathematical Culture: University and Print in the Circle of Lefèvre d'Étaples

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198823520
eISBN:
9780191862151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198823520.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine, European Early Modern History

The moment unfolded in this book unravelled in the following decades, partly because its students moved on, partly because Lefèvre took up a controversial role in the French Reformation. But his ... More


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