History of Universities: Volume XXIII/2 by Mordechai FeingoldHistory of Universities: Volume XXIII/2 by Mordechai Feingold

History of Universities: Volume XXIII/2

EditorMordechai Feingold

Hardcover | December 18, 2008

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Volume XXII/2 of History of Universities contains the customary mix of learned articles, book reviews, and bibliographical information, which makes this publication such an indispensable tool for the historian of higher education. Its contributions range widely geographically, chronologically,and in subject-matter. The volume is, as always, a lively combination of original research and invaluable reference material.
Mordechai Feingold is a Professor of History at California Institute of Technology.
Title:History of Universities: Volume XXIII/2Format:HardcoverDimensions:288 pagesPublished:December 18, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199550328

ISBN - 13:9780199550326


Table of Contents

ArticlesSven Dupre and Sachiko Kusukawa: Introduction: The Circulation of News and Knowledge in Intersecting NetworksMonica Azzolini: The Politics of Prognostication: Astrology, Political Conspiracy and Murder in Fifteenth-Century MilanCandice Delisle: Accessing nature, circulating knowledge: Conrad Gessner's correspondence networks and his medical and naturalist practicesFlorike Egmond: Apothecaries as experts and brokers in the sixteenth-century network of the naturalist Carolus ClusiusJeanne Peiffer: Communicating mathematics in the late seventeenth century: The Florentine cupolaFederica Favino: Beyond the 'Moderns'? The Accademia Fisico-matematica of Rome (1677-1698) and the vacuumReview EssaysN. K Sugimura: Beastly Hebraism'?: John Selden and the Status of Masoretic Material in the Seventeenth CenturyHelga Robinson-Hammerstein: The Historiography of Irish Colleges on the Continent. Reflection stimulated by recent publicationsWillem Frijhoff: Baltic Students in the Early Modern PeriodReviewsLyse Roy: Patrick Gilli, Jacques Verger et Daniel Le Blevec (eds), Les universites et la ville au Moyen Age. Cohabitation et tensionChristine Meek: Peter Denley, Commune and Studio in Late Medieval and Renaissance SienaThomas Sullivan: James K. Farge (ed), Students and Teachers at the University of Paris: The Generation of 1500Paul Grendler: Kathleen M. Comerford, Reforming Priests and Parishes. Tuscan Dioceses in the First Century of Seminary EducationMichael Edwards: Howard Hotson, Commonplace Learning: Ramism and its German Ramifications, 1543-1630Richard Kirwan: Stefanie A. Knoll, Creating Academic Communities. Funeral monuments to professors at Oxford, Leiden and Tubingen 1580-1700Bibliography