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Author Kelly, Douglas.

Title Christine de Pizan's changing opinion : a quest for certainty in the midst of chaos / Douglas Kelly
Published Cambridge : D.S. Brewer, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 226 pages)
Series Gallica, 1749-091X ; v. 4
Gallica (Woodbridge (Suffolk, England)) ; v. 4
Contents Opinion as a concept : definition and cognition -- Opinion as a personificiation : description and invention -- Misogyny, introspection, and radical opinion -- Love, reason, and debatable opinion -- Self-interest, common opinion, and corrective encomia -- Opinion and subjectivity
Summary 'Christine de Pizan's Changing Opinion' examines the evolution of Christine's thought on true and false opinion. She reflected deeply on the subject of opinion while analysing, evaluating, challenging, and changing her own and others' opinions in her lifelong quest for certain truth
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-211) and index
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Subject Christine, de Pisan, approximately 1364-approximately 1431 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Opinion (Philosophy)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1846155207 (electronic bk.)
9781846155208 (electronic bk.)