Docta Ignorantia

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(‘Learned Ignorance’)

Treatise by Nicholas of Cusa (1440). It links reflection on the limitations of cognition or perception with Pseudo-Dionysius’ mystical theology: because finite minds cannot grasp divine infinity, God ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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