History of Universities: Volume XXVI/1 by Mordechai FeingoldHistory of Universities: Volume XXVI/1 by Mordechai Feingold

History of Universities: Volume XXVI/1

EditorMordechai Feingold

Hardcover | March 23, 2012

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Volume XXVI/1 of History of Universities contains the customary mix of learned articles and book reviews which makes this publication such an indispensable tool for the historian of higher education. The volume is, as always, a lively combination of original research and invaluable referencematerial.
Mordecai Feingold is Professor of History at the California Institute of Technology.
Title:History of Universities: Volume XXVI/1Format:HardcoverDimensions:280 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0 inPublished:March 23, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199652066

ISBN - 13:9780199652068


Table of Contents

ArticlesFritz Krafft: The Magic Word Chymiatria - and the Attractiveness of Medical Education at Marburg, 1608-1620: A somewhat different reflection on attendanceJane Finucane: The Invisible Virtuoso: Bengt Skytte and the Royal SocietyChristopher Stray: The Wooden Spoon: Rank (dis)order in Cambridge 1753-1909Jill Pellew: A Metropolitan University fit for Empire: the role of private benefaction in the early history of the London School of Economics and Political Science and Imperial College of Science and Technology, 1895-1930ReviewsGerald J. Toomer: Anthony Grafton and Joanna Weinberg, "I have always loved the Holy Tongue": Isaac Casaubon, the Jews, and a Forgotten Chapter in Renaissance Scholarship David A. Lines: Paul F. Grendler, The University of Mantua, the Gonzaga, and the Jesuits, 1584-1630N. K. Sugimura: Joanna Picciotto, Labors of Innocence in Early Modern England Roger A. Mason: Roger L. Emerson, Academic Patronage in the Scottish Enlightenment: Glasgow, Edinburgh and St Andrews UniversitiesJudith Goodstein: Daniele Menozzi and Mario Rosa, eds. La storia della Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa: in una prospettiva comparative Judith Goodstein: Barbara Henry, Daniele Menozzi, and Paolo Pezzino (eds), Le vie della liberta: Maestri e discepoli nel 'laboratorio pisano' tra il 1938 e il 1943