Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 June 2014

512 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199989737

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Mathematical Theologies

Nicholas of Cusa and the Legacy of Thierry of Chartres

David Albertson

Oxford Studies in Historical Theology

  • First book to focus on the significance of Thierry of Chartres within the broader history of Christian theology
  • First book to examine Thierry's overall influence on Nicholas of Cusa
  • New theory of Nicholas of Cusa's historical significance
  • New theory of the circumstances facing western Christian theology within scientific modernity
  • New evidence and new revisionist theory about the contested authorship of Nicholas's major work
  • Unique survey of Neopythagorean theologies in Greek sources