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The Rise of Universities / Edition 1

The Rise of Universities / Edition 1

by Charles Homer Haskins, Lionel S. Lewis
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ISBN-13: 9780765808950
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/31/2001
Series: Foundations of Higher Education Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 180
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.42(d)

About the Author

Charles Homer Haskins (1870-1937) spent most of his academic career at Harvard University, first as the Gurney Professor of History and Political Science and then as the Henry Charles Lea Professor of Mediaeval History and Classics. Among hi many books are Norman Institutions, Studies in the History of Mediaeval Science, The Renaissance of the Twelfth Century, and Studies in Mediaeval Culture. Lionel S. Lewis is professor emeritus of sociology and adjunct professor of higher education at SUNY/Buffalo. He has written more than one hundred fifty research articles, essays, and reviews. He is the author of Cold War on Campus: A Study of the Politics of Organizational Control and Academic Governance: The Lattimore Case at Johns Hopkins.

Table of Contents

Part I: The Earliest Universities
Bologna and the South
Paris and the North
The mediaeval inheritance

Part II:The Mediaeval Professor
Studies and text-books
Teaching and examinations
Academic status and freedom

Part III: The Mediaeval Student
Sources of information
Student manuals
Student letters
Student Poetry

Bibliographical Note

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