Andreas Capellanus, Scholasticism, and the Courtly Tradition

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Authors

Monson

Year 2005
Pages 384
Publisher The Catholic University of America Press
Language en
ISBN 9780813214191
File Size 1.2 MB
File Format PDF
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Ebook Description

This book, the first study in English devoted entirely to Andreas Capellanus's De Amore, presents a comprehensive inquiry into the influence of scholasticism on the structure and organization of the work, applying methods of medieval philosophy and intellectual history to an important problem in medieval literary studies. Eschewing polemics over authorial intentions, Don Monson develops an approach to the work's meaning through an examination of its form.