Nicholas of Cusa and Times of Transition: Essays in Honor of Gerald Christianson
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Nicholas of Cusa and Times of Transition is an edited volume comprising twenty essays that discuss and reflect on the historical context, ideas, and legacy of Nicholas of Cusa (1401-1464). The first part of the book includes essays addressing institutional issues in the Latin Church, including Schism, conciliarism, indulgences, and the possibility of dialogue with Muslims (particularly subsequent to the fall of Constantinople in 1453). The second part of the book includes essays on theological and philosophical themes, including nominalism, time, faith, religious metaphors, and prediction of the end times.
History of Christianity | History of Philosophy | Medieval Studies | Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion