Christianopolis has 12 ratings and 2 reviews. the little known Utopia created by German theologian and scholar JOHANN VALENTIN ANDREAE (). Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. Christianopolis is the little known Utopia created by German theologian and scholar JOHANN VALENTIN ANDREAE ().
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Christianopolis: An Ideal of the 17th Century
In he planned a “Unio Christiana”. Andrea Zuvich marked it as to-read Feb 19, John marked it as to-read Aug 20, This became one of the three founding works of Rosicrucianismwhich was both a legend and a fashionable cultural phenomenon across Europe in this period. One of the documents included an alleged list of ” Grand Masters of the Priory of Sion “, and Andreae was listed as the seventeenth Andreaw Master.
He befriended Christoph Besold who encouraged Andreae’s interest in esotericism. 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.
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Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis; an ideal state of the seventeenth century
Inhe assumed direction of the monasterial school Bebenhausen. Retrieved from ” https: A mysterious figure associated with alchemy, Kabbalah, Rosicrucianism Pondering the characteristics of Utopias and constructing theoretical examples of them has been an intellectual exercise christianopols thrill thinkers at least since the time of Plato’s Republic.
Here he reformed the school and social institutions, and established institutions for charity and other aids.
Jory Kamel marked it as to-read Dec 11, Anddreae marked it as to-read May 05, Dexter rated it liked it Mar 02, Grace Hart marked it as to-read Nov 16, Eric Lembke marked it as to-read Mar 01, The founders were inspired by both Baconian belief in experimental science and by Andreae’s tracts. Johannes Valentinus Andreae 17 August — 27 Junea.
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Rebecca marked it as to-read Oct 04, He died in Stuttgart. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. A mysterious figure associated with alchemy, Kabbalah, Rosicrucianism, and other philosophical esoterica of the 17th century, Andreae published this intriguing guide to his “perfect” society in No trivia christianopolia quizzes yet.
Teddy rated it did not like it Mar 10, 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. The young Andreae studied theology and natural sciences — My library Help Advanced Book Search.
In his later works, alchemy is treated as a subject of ridicule and is placed with music, art, theatre and astrology in the category of the ‘less serious’ sciences. Fursure marked it as to-read Oct 16, In other projects Wikimedia Commons.
Utopian civilization description, build around a god-awful pardon the pun monastery build like a fortress.
Christianopolis: An Ideal of the 17th Century by Johann Valentin Andreae
Celia marked it as to-read Aug 04, 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. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
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. Inhe assumed direction of the monasterial school Bebenhausen; christiannopolishe became abbot of the evangelical monasterial school andrea Adelberg.