IMC 2008: Sessions

Session 1605: Human Nature in Question

Thursday 10 July 2008, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Centro de Estudos Clássicos e Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Organiser:António Manuel Ribeiro Rebelo, Instituto de Estudos Clássicos & Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Moderator/Chair:António Manuel Ribeiro Rebelo, Instituto de Estudos Clássicos & Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Paper 1605-a'Sequendus Aristoteles': La natura nella Ratio Studiorum
(Language: Italiano)
Maria Margarida Miranda, Instituto de Estudos Clássicos & Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Index terms: Education, Language and Literature - Latin, Learning (The Classical Inheritance)
Paper 1605-bThe locus amoenus in the Eloquence of the 15th Century
(Language: Français)
Belmiro Fernandes Pereira, Centro de Estudos Classicos & Humanisticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade do Porto
Index terms: Education, Learning (The Classical Inheritance), Rhetoric
Paper 1605-cHuman Nature in Molina's Mancipia (De iustitia et iure)
(Language: English)
Cláudia Amparo Afonso Teixeira, Centro de Estudos Clássicos & Humanísticos, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Coimbra
Index terms: Language and Literature - Latin, Learning (The Classical Inheritance)
Abstract

This session will try to demonstrate how important the role of education was in shaping human nature. Even physical nature may play a major role in the development of human feelings through literary and educational resources.