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

History of Universities: Volume XXVIII/2

EditorMordechai Feingold

Hardcover | July 25, 2015

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Volume XXVII/2 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.
Mordechai Feingold is Professor of History at the California Institute of Technology, USA.
Title:History of Universities: Volume XXVIII/2Format:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.72 inPublished:July 25, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198743653

ISBN - 13:9780198743651


Table of Contents

Richard J. Oosterhoff: A Book, a Pen, and the Sphere: Reading Sacrobosco in the RenaissanceAnna Fredriksson: The formal presence of the ancients: References to ancient Greek and Roman authors in medical and political science dissertations, ca. 1625-1850Asaph Ben-Tov: The academic study of Arabic in seventeenth- and early eighteenth-century Protestant Germany: a preliminary sketchUri Cohen: From Political Rejection to Scientific Renewal: Chaim Weizmann and the Foundation of the Sieff Research Institute in Mandatory Palestine 1931-1934ReviewsAnn Blair: Olga Weijers, In Search of the Truth. A History of Disputation Techniques from Antiquity to Early Modern TimesWilliam J. Courtenay: Jacques Verger and Olga Weijers (eds), Les debuts de l'enseignement universitaire a Paris (1200-1245 environ)Howard Hotson: Peter Meusburger and Thomas Schuch (eds.), Wissenschaftsatlas der Universitat HeidelbergEsther Mijers: Daniela Progler, English Students at Leiden University, 1575-1650. 'Advancing your abilities in learning and bettering your understanding of the world and state affairs'G. J. Toomer: Jan Loop, Johann Heinrich Hottinger: Arabic and Islamic Studies in the Seventeenth CenturyJoseph S. Freedman: Jens Bruning, Innovation in Forschung und Lehre. Die Philosophische Fakultat der Universitat Helmstedt in der Fruhaufklarung 1680-1740John Spurr: Mark Burden ed., Dissenting Academies OnlineDavid Money: Yasmin Haskell, Prescribing Ovid: the Latin works and networks of the enlightened Dr HeerkensWilliam Poole: Scott Mandelbrote and John H.R. Davis eds, The Warden's Punishment Book of All Souls College, Oxford 1601-1850Jocelyn Holland: Seung-Kee Lee et al. eds, Philosophical academic programs of the German Enlightement: a literary genre recontextualized