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Title Exploring Jesuit distinctiveness : interdisciplinary perspectives on ways of proceeding within the Society of Jesus / edited by Robert Aleksander Maryks.

Publication Info. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2016]


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 326 pages)
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Series Jesuit studies - modernity through the prism of Jesuit history, 2214-3289 ; volume 6
The Boston College International Symposia on Jesuit Studies ; volume 1
Jesuit studies (Leiden, Netherlands) ; v. 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note "Published for the Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies at Boston College."
Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 08, 2016).
Summary The volume theme is the distinctiveness of Jesuits and their ministries. It explores the quidditas Jesuitica, or the specifically Jesuit way(s) of proceeding in which Jesuits and their colleagues operated from historical, geographical, social, and cultural perspectives. Thanks to generous support of the Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies at Boston College, this volume is available in Open Access.-- Provided by Publisher.
Contents Preliminary Material / Robert Aleksander Maryks -- Introduction / Robert Aleksander Maryks -- Francesco Benci and the Origins of Jesuit Neo-Latin Epic / Paul Gwynne -- Exploring the Distinctiveness of Neo-Latin Jesuit Didactic Poetry in Naples: The Case of Nicolò Partenio Giannettasio / Claudia Schindler -- Civic Education on Stage: Civic Values and Virtues in the Jesuit Schools of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth / Jolanta Rzegocka -- "Ask the Jesuits to Send Verses from Rome": The Society's Networks and the European Dissemination of Devotional Music / Daniele V. Filippi -- Priestly Violence, Martyrdom, and Jesuits: The Case of Diego de Alfaro (Paraguay, 1639) / Andrew Redden -- Colonial Theodicy and the Jesuit Ascetic Ideal in José de Acosta's Works on Spanish America / Bryan Green -- Purple Silk and Black Cotton: Francisco Cabral and the Negotiation of Jesuit Attire in Japan (1570-73) / Linda Zampol D'Ortia -- Pedro de Ribadeneyra's Vida del P. Ignacio de Loyola (1583) and Literary Culture in Early Modern Spain / Rady Roldán-Figueroa -- The Distinctiveness of the Society of Jesus's Mission in Pedro de Ribadeneyra's Historia ecclesiastica del schisma del reyno de Inglaterra (1588) / Spencer J. Weinreich -- Discerning Skills: Psychological Insight at the Core of Jesuit Identity / Cristiano Casalini -- Distinctive Contours of Jesuit Enlightenment in France / Jeffrey D. Burson -- One Century of Science: The Jesuit Journal Brotéria (1902-2002) / Francisco Malta Romeiras and Henrique Leitão -- Bibliography / Robert Aleksander Maryks -- Index / Robert Aleksander Maryks.
Subject Jesuits -- Congresses.
Jesuits. (OCoLC)fst00532143
HISTORY -- General.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
Added Author Maryks, Robert A., editor.
Boston College. Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies, sponsoring body.
Other Form: Print version: Exploring Jesuit distinctiveness. Boston : Brill, 2016 9789004313347 (DLC) 2016006298
ISBN 9789004313354 (electronic bk.)
9004313354 (electronic bk.)
9789004313347 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
Standard No. 10.1163/9789004313354
AU@ 000057133185
GBVCP 1014944422

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