History of Universities: Volume XXV/2

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Volume XXV/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.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780199694044
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Publication date: 3/24/2012
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 8.60 (w) x 5.60 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Mordechai Feingold is Professor of History, California Institute of Technology

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Table of Contents

The Viterban Studium of the sixteenth century: an educational experiment of the Italian Renaissance, Marta Materni
Scholarly Reputations and Institutional Prestige: The Fashioning of the Public Image of the University of Helmstedt, 1576-1680, Richard Kirwan
The Conflict of the Faculties: Hierarchies, Values and Social Practices in Early Modern German Universities, Marian Fussel
The Netherlands, William Carstares, and the Reform of Edinburgh University, 1690-1715, Esther Mijers
'A Manly and Generous Discipline'?: Classical Studies and Generational Conflict in Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Century Oxford, Heather Ellis
Review Essays
The Amsterdam Athenaeum Illustre, Willem Frijhoff
Book Reviews
Lyse Roy, L'universite de Caen aux xve et xvie siecles: identite et representation, Peter Denley
Patrick Ferte and Caroline Barrera (eds), Etudiants de l'exil. Migrations internationales et universites refuges (XVI-XXe siecle), Frank Caestecker
Rainer Christoph Schwinges (ed.), Examen, Titel, Promotionen. Akademisches und staatliches Qualifikationswesen vom 13. bis zum 21. Jahrhundert; Rainer A. Muller, Bilder - Daten - Promotionen. Studien zum Promotionswesen an deutschen Universitaten der fruhen Neuzeit, eds. Hans-Christoph Liess and Rudiger von Bruch, Joseph Freedman

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