Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis: an ideal state of the seventeenth century / [translated] by Felix Emil Held. Main Author: Held, Felix Emil, . Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis: a utopia of the seventeenth century / by Felix Emil Held. Main Author: Held, Felix Emil. Language(s): English. JOHANN VALENTIN ANDREAE’S CHRISTIANOPOLIS,. A UTOPIA OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY. BY. FELIX EMIL HELD. A. B. College of Emporia.

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But like many vaguely-religious Renaissance movements at this time, the scientific ideas being promoted were often tinged with hermeticism, occultism and neo-Platonic concepts. Baskette, Ewing Cannonformer owner. He visited Dillingen, a bastion of the Jesuitswhom he regarded as the Antichrist. Create your own Private Collection by searching or browsing to find items of interest and then adding them to a collection. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations.

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He befriended Christoph Besold who encouraged Andreae’s interest in esotericism. Caruthers, William Andrae, This utopian society was later revived in Stuttgart in the early s and another utopian brotherhood known as Antilia a communal society reminiscent of the monastery developed in the Baltic during the Thirty Years’ War.

Consists of two parts; the first being historical and critical notes; the second being the translation jojann the work from the Latin into English.

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Charlie Beck rated it it was ok Feb 18, Here he reformed the school and social institutions, and established institutions for charity and other aids. A prominent student of the Johnan during this period was Johannes Kepler.

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Paperbackpages. Pondering the characteristics of Utopias and constructing theoretical examples of them has been an intellectual exercise to thrill thinkers at least since the time of Plato’s Republic. Full-text searching is available within public or private collectionsand within individual items. Rebecca marked it as to-read Oct 04, Ronald marked it as to-read May 05, Andreae was a prominent member of the Protestant utopian movement which began in Germany and spread across northern Europe and into Britain under the mentorship of Samuel Hartlib and John Amos Comenius.

This became one of the three founding works of Rosicrucianismwhich was both a legend and a fashionable cultural phenomenon across Europe in this period. Teddy rated it did not like it Mar 10, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He said in old age that he wrote this fake document in his youth circa Lists with This Book.


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Jonathan Duque rated it liked it Aug 27, He came to know Tobias Hessa Paracelsian physician with an interest in apocalyptic prophecy. Informed by a rigid brand of Christian socialism, Christianopolis also features a high regard for teachers, and approaches the world from both a scientific and artistic perspective.

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The threats of heresy charges posed by rigid religious authorities Protestant and Catholic and a scholastic intellectual climate often forced these activists to hide behind fictional secret societies and write anonymously in support of their ideas, while claiming access to “secret ancient wisdom”. Fernando Medeiros santos marked it as to-read Jan 02, He became a priest in Calw.

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Jory Kamel marked it as to-read Dec 11, Utopian civilization description, build around a god-awful pardon the pun monastery build like a fortress.