Cycles of Time and Scientific Learning in Medieval Europe

Cycles of Time and Scientific Learning in Medieval Europe

by Wesley M. Stevens
     
 

ISBN-10: 0860784711

ISBN-13: 9780860784715

Pub. Date: 05/01/1995

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780860784715
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
05/01/1995
Series:
Collected Studies Series
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
8.82(w) x 5.91(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowlegements
ICycles of Time: Calendrical and Astronomical Reckonings in Early Science
IIBede's Scientific Achievement
IIIThe Figure of the Earth in Isidore's De natura rerum
IVScientific Instruction in Early Insular Schools
VSidereal Time in Anglo-Saxon England
VIFulda Scribes at Work: Bodleian Library Manuscript Canonici Miscellaneous 353, with nine facsimiles
VIIA Ninth-Century Manuscript from Fulda: Canonici Miscellaneous 353, with three facsimiles
VIIIIntroduction to Hrabani De computo liber
IXCompotistica et astronomica in the Fulda School
XWalahfrid Strabo: A Student at Fulda
XIComputus-Handschriften Walahfrid Strabos
Addenda et corrigenda
Index
Codices manuscripti

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