FRANCISCO XAVIER CLAVIGERO: EL ALIENTO DEL ESPÍRITU = THE BREATH OF THE SPIRIT. Tezontle
Place Published: México, D.F
Publisher: Artes de México y del Mundo; Fondo de Cultura Económica, FCE
Date Published: 2018
Pages: 573 pages
Book Id: 110807
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Francisco Xavier Clavigero formed part of a generation of Jesuites from New Spain who reconciled the experiences of their religious calling with the philosophical and scientific ideas of the Enlightenment. In this book, Arturo Reynoso describes in lucid detail of the ways in which this Jesuit from Veracruz dealt with the complex relationship between faith, religious discourse, scientific illustration, science and history. contents: Prólogo / Alfonso Alfaro Barreto.