History of Universities: Volume XXIII/1 by Moredchai FeingoldHistory of Universities: Volume XXIII/1 by Moredchai Feingold

History of Universities: Volume XXIII/1

EditorMoredchai Feingold

Hardcover | August 28, 2008

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Volume XXII/1 of History of Universities contains the customary mix of learned articles, book reviews, conference reports, and bibliographical information, which makes this publication such an indispensable tool for the historian of higher education. Its contributions range widelygeographically, chronologically, and in subject-matter. The volume is, as always, a lively combination of original research and invaluable reference material. To place a standing order for volumes in this series, please contact: Standing Orders Oxford University Press, Distribution Services SaxonWest Way, Corby, Northants Great Britain NN18 9ES Tel: (01536) 741068 Fax: (01536) 741894 email: standingorders.uk@oup.com
Moredchai Feingold is a Professor of History at the California Institute of Technology.
Title:History of Universities: Volume XXIII/1Format:HardcoverDimensions:250 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.89 inPublished:August 28, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199541043

ISBN - 13:9780199541041


Table of Contents

ArticlesAndrew E. Larsen: Academic Condemnation and the Decline of Theology at OxfordJohn Friesen: Christ Church Oxford, the Ancients-Moderns Controversy, and the Promotion of Newton in Post-Revolutionary EnglandJerome Lamy and Yves Gingras: The Relationships Between Astronomical Observatories and Universities in nineteenth-century FranceJoseph S. Meisel: A Magnificent Fungus on the Political Tree : The Growth of University Representation in the United Kingdom, 1832-1950Review EssaySheldon Rothblatt: Sitting Down at a 'Thyestean Banquet of Clap-trap'Book ReviewsNick Wilding: Leonardi Garzoni, Trattati della calamita, ed. Monica UgagliaFrancesca de Poppa: Emanuela Scribano, Angeli e beati. Modelli di conoscenza da Tommaso a SpinozaSimona Langella: L. E. Rodriguez-San Pedro Bezares (ed.), Historia de la Universidad de Salamanca. Saberes y confluencias, (Historia de la Universidad de Salamanca, Vol. III)Sheldon Rothblatt: William Whyte, Oxford Jackson: Architecture, Education, Status, and Style 1835-1924 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006)