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Author Zak, Gur, 1975-

Title Petrarch's humanism and the care of the self / Gur Zak
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010

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Description 1 online resource (x, 179 pages)
Contents The indeterminate self : writing, desire, and temporality in Petrarch's Rerum vulgarium fragmenta -- The crisis of the narrative self -- Petrarch's humanism and the ethics of care of the self -- Ovid, Augustine, and the limits of the ethics of care of the self
Summary In this book, Gur Zak examines two central issues in Petrarch's works - his humanist philosophy and his concept of the self
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Petrarca, Francesco, 1304-1374 -- Criticism and interpretation
Petrarca, Francesco, 1304-1374 -- Philosophy
Petrarca, Francesco, 1304-1374 fast (OCoLC)fst00041151
P├ętrarque -- humanisme. rero
Petrarca, Francesco. swd
Subject Humanism in literature.
Self in literature.
Humanists -- Italy
POETRY -- Continental European.
Humanism in literature.
Humanists.
Philosophy.
Self in literature.
Selbst Motiv
Humanismus
Italy.
Italien
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780511729812
0511729812
9780511726521
051172652X
9780511727917
0511727917
9780511730337
0511730330
9781107689596
1107689597