Iluminar las ciencias desde el arte general del saber: la nueva enciclopedia barroca de sebastián izquierdo

Translated title of the contribution: Illuminating sciences from the general art of knowledge: the new Baroque Encyclopedia of Sebastián Izquierdo

Manuel Lázaro Pulido*

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Abstract

Sebastián Izquierdo represents the last version of the Spanish philosophical baroque defined by scholasticism renewal and the dialogue with Early Modernity. One of the signs of this baroque characterization is the encyclopaedic thought represented by the Pharus Scientiarum of the Spanish Jesuit Sebastian Izquierdo. This paper shows the concepts presents on Spanish baroque encyclopaedic context: perspective, regards, and new light... And also the encyclopaedic role of Pharus Scientiarum: memory, Llullism encyclopaedia, Imperial College of Madrid... Pharus Scientiarum is the last opportunity to guide Modernity to the second navigation from philosophical tradition presents at university chairs of XVI century.
Translated title of the contributionIlluminating sciences from the general art of knowledge: the new Baroque Encyclopedia of Sebastián Izquierdo
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)545-569
Number of pages25
JournalQuaestio
Volume17
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Encyclopaedia
  • Pharus scientiarum
  • Sebastián izquierdo
  • Spanish baroque
  • Spanish philosophy

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