Campanella, Tommaso


Campanella, Tommaso
Campanella, Tommaso
In-depth article on the strange career of the Italian anti-Aristotelian Dominican writer

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  • Campanella, Tommaso — ▪ Italian philosopher and poet original name  Giovanni Domenico Campanella   born Sept. 5, 1568, Stilo, Kingdom of Naples [Italy] died May 21, 1639, Paris, France       Italian philosopher and writer who sought to reconcile Renaissance humanism… …   Universalium

  • Campanella, Tommaso — (1568 1639)    Italian philosopher, poet, and utopian political theorist. He entered the Dominican order in 1582. He was a brilliant student but soon turned against the dominant position of Aristotle in philosophy. His discovery of the anti… …   Historical Dictionary of Renaissance

  • Campanella, Tommaso — ► (1568 1639) Filósofo italiano, dominico. Estuvo encarcelado por herejía y conspiración. Preconizó el método experimental. De su obra destaca Filosofía demostrada con los sentidos (1591) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • CAMPANELLA, TOMMASO —    an Italian philosopher of the transition period, originally a Dominican monk, born in Calabria; contemporary of Bacon; aimed, like him, at the reform of philosophy; opposed scholasticism, fell back upon the ancient systems, and devoted himself …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Campanella — Campanella, Tommaso …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Tommaso Campanella — (* 5. September 1568 in Stilo (Kalabrien); † 21. Mai 1639 in Paris; eigentlich Giovanni Domenico) war ein italienischer Philosoph, Dominikaner, Dichter und Politiker. Campanella entwarf 1602 in La …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tommaso Campanella — (September 5, 1568 ndash; May 21, 1639), baptized Giovanni Domenico Campanella, was an Italian philosopher, theologian, astrologer, and poet.BiographyBorn in Stignano (in the county of Stilo) in the province of Reggio di Calabria in southern… …   Wikipedia

  • Tommaso Campanella —     Tommaso Campanella     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Tommaso Campanella     (Baptized GIOVANNI DOMENICO)     Dominican philosopher and writer, b. 5 Sept. 1568 at Stilo in the province of Calabria, Italy; d. at Paris, 21 May, 1659. He was a facile …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Campanella — (Tommaso) (1568 1639) philosophe italien. Dominicain suspecté d hérésie, puis accusé d avoir pris la tête d une révolte paysanne en Calabre, il passa vingt sept ans en prison. Sa Cité du Soleil (v. 1602) décrit une cité théocratique idéale,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Tommaso Campanella — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Campanella. Tommaso Campanella Philosophe italien Renaissance …   Wikipédia en Français


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