History of Universities: Volume XXVI/1

History of Universities: Volume XXVI/1

by Mordechai Feingold
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Oxford University Press, USA

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History of Universities: Volume XXVI/1

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 reference material.

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ISBN-13: 9780199652068
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 04/07/2012
Series: History of Universities Series
Pages: 280
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

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

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