Talk:Frances Yates

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Cassirer et al pressaged much of thisWblakesx (talk) 23:25, 6 August 2011 (UTC)wblakesx


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Yates as founding a paradigm[edit]

Yates is credited with the so-called Yates paradigm (sometimes Yates Thesis), a view that Yates was the first scholar to treat Renaissance hermeticism, integrated with Rosicrucianism, as a coherent aspect of European culture. He has stated it as an attractive paradox,..."

Who is "He"? --Herbgold (talk) 10:27, 7 September 2012 (UTC)

The pronoun reference was removed by an editor who tried to improve the text, but inadvertently introduced this confusing error. I restored the original text, which could probably be better written, but I do not know the sources, so I hesitate to do it myself. --Robert.Allen (talk) 20:29, 7 September 2012 (UTC)