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42

Renaissance Portraits

Lecture no. 42 from the course: The Foundations of Western Civilization

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Taught by Professor Thomas F. X. Noble | 31 min | Categories: History

How to capture a sense of the Renaissance? With cultural biographies of Boccaccio, Petrarch, Lorenzo de' Medici, Pope Pius II, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, and others.

48 Lectures

1
"Western," "Civilization," and "Foundations" "Western," "Civilization," and "Foundations" 0 of 33 min
2
History Begins at Sumer History Begins at Sumer 0 of 30 min
3
Egypt-The Gift of the Nile Egypt-The Gift of the Nile 0 of 31 min
4
The Hebrews-Small States and Big Ideas The Hebrews-Small States and Big Ideas 0 of 31 min
5
A Succession of Empires A Succession of Empires 0 of 31 min
6
Wide-Ruling Agamemnon Wide-Ruling Agamemnon 0 of 30 min
7
Dark Age and Archaic Greece Dark Age and Archaic Greece 0 of 31 min
8
The Greek Polis-Sparta The Greek Polis-Sparta 0 of 30 min
9
The Greek Polis-Athens The Greek Polis-Athens 0 of 31 min
10
Civic Culture-Architecture and Drama Civic Culture-Architecture and Drama 0 of 31 min
11
The Birth of History The Birth of History 0 of 31 min
12
From Greek Religion to Socratic Philosophy From Greek Religion to Socratic Philosophy 0 of 31 min
13
Plato and Aristotle Plato and Aristotle 0 of 31 min
14
The Failure of the Polis and the Rise of Alexander The Failure of the Polis and the Rise of Alexander 0 of 31 min
15
The Hellenistic World The Hellenistic World 0 of 31 min
16
The Rise of Rome The Rise of Rome 0 of 31 min
17
The Roman Republic-Government and Politics The Roman Republic-Government and Politics 0 of 30 min
18
Roman Imperialism Roman Imperialism 0 of 30 min
19
The Culture of the Roman Republic The Culture of the Roman Republic 0 of 30 min
20
Rome-From Republic to Empire Rome-From Republic to Empire 0 of 30 min
21
The Pax Romana The Pax Romana 0 of 31 min
22
Rome's Golden and Silver Ages Rome's Golden and Silver Ages 0 of 31 min
23
Jesus and the New Testament Jesus and the New Testament 0 of 31 min
24
The Emergence of a Christian Church The Emergence of a Christian Church 0 of 31 min
25
Late Antiquity-Crisis and Response Late Antiquity-Crisis and Response 0 of 31 min
26
Barbarians and Emperors Barbarians and Emperors 0 of 31 min
27
The Emergence of the Catholic Church The Emergence of the Catholic Church 0 of 32 min
28
Christian Culture in Late Antiquity Christian Culture in Late Antiquity 0 of 30 min
29
Muhammad and Islam Muhammad and Islam 0 of 30 min
30
The Birth of Byzantium The Birth of Byzantium 0 of 31 min
31
Barbarian Kingdoms in the West Barbarian Kingdoms in the West 0 of 31 min
32
The World of Charlemagne The World of Charlemagne 0 of 31 min
33
The Carolingian Renaissance The Carolingian Renaissance 0 of 31 min
34
The Expansion of Europe The Expansion of Europe 0 of 31 min
35
The Chivalrous Society The Chivalrous Society 0 of 31 min
36
Medieval Political Traditions, I Medieval Political Traditions, I 0 of 31 min
37
Medieval Political Traditions, II Medieval Political Traditions, II 0 of 31 min
38
Scholastic Culture Scholastic Culture 0 of 31 min
39
Vernacular Culture Vernacular Culture 0 of 31 min
40
The Crisis of Renaissance Europe The Crisis of Renaissance Europe 0 of 31 min
41
The Renaissance Problem The Renaissance Problem 0 of 31 min
42
Renaissance Portraits Renaissance Portraits 0 of 31 min
43
The Northern Renaissance The Northern Renaissance 0 of 31 min
44
The Protestant Reformation-Martin Luther The Protestant Reformation-Martin Luther 0 of 31 min
45
The Protestant Reformation-John Calvin The Protestant Reformation-John Calvin 0 of 31 min
46
Catholic Reforms and "Confessionalization" Catholic Reforms and "Confessionalization" 0 of 31 min
47
Exploration and Empire Exploration and Empire 0 of 30 min
48
What Challenges Remain? What Challenges Remain? 0 of 33 min