Culture and Power

Tuscany and its Universities 1537-1609

Jonathan Davies

Status: 
€137,00
$182.00
ISBN13: 
9789004172555
E-ISBN: 
9789047426028
Publication Year: 
2009
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 362 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
ISSN: 
0926-6070
Volume: 
34

Sari Kivistö, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies

In The Vices of Learning Sari Kivistö examines scholarly vices, such as pride, plagiarism and the desire for fame, in over one hundred Latin dissertations and treatises from the late Baroque and early Enlightenment periods.
Series: 
Volume: 
48
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264120
Expected: 
July 2014

Maximilian Schuh, Universität Göttingen

Aneignungen des Humanismus locates the adoption and application of new educational ideas within the social, economic and institutional framework of the late medieval University of Ingolstadt.
Series: 
Volume: 
47
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004230958
Publication date: 
April 2013

Brigide Schwarz

Up to 1471 the universities of the Roman curia and of Rome (and Avignon as well) were Law Universities of the South-European type. Scholars from all over Europe flocked in to study Law in theory, to gain professional practice at the curia and bring back academic grades.
Series: 
Volume: 
46
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235892
Publication date: 
December 2012

Édité par Cornelia M. Ridderikhoff et Hilde de Ridder Symoens, avec la collaboration de Chris L. Heesakkers

The third register with reports of the presidents of the German Nation of the law University of Orléans for the years 1567-1587 offers a unique account of how students perceived a dramatic period in French and European history.
Series: 
Volume: 
45
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004232112
Publication date: 
December 2012

Edited by William J. Courtenay and Eric D. Goddard

This edition of the numerous supplications from members of the University of Paris for papal benefice support during the pontificate of the Avignon pope Clement VII (1378-1394) provides important documentation on Parisian scholars and papal beneficial policy in the early years of the Papal Schism.
Series: 
Volume: 
44
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233782
Publication date: 
December 2012

Martin Bertram

Drawing rigorously from fresh manuscript research this book provides a new reference tool for more than a century of the history of medieval canon law literature which will be indispensable for everybody working in this or related fields.
Series: 
Volume: 
43
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004228764
Publication date: 
October 2012

Marek Wejwoda, University of Leipzig

Using the example of the Saxon jurist Dietrich von Bocksdorf the book examines the legal practice of a jurist and the precise significance of learned jurisprudence in late medieval Germany. It thereby provides new insights into a fundamental change in european history: The emergence of a...
Series: 
Volume: 
42
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004212411
Publication date: 
April 2012

Karine Crousaz

Based on a vast body of archival sources, this book examines the development and the operations of the Lausanne Academy, the first Protestant Academy of Higher Education created in a French-speaking territory, and an essential milestone in the history of European education.
Series: 
Volume: 
41
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004210387
Publication date: 
October 2011

Andrew E. Larsen

Exhaustively surveying all known cases of academic condemnation at Oxford, including several never studied before, this book seeks to establish the institutional mechanisms and factors that led the university to condemn scholars and their theories.
Series: 
Volume: 
40
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206618
Publication date: 
September 2011

Noëlle-Laetitia Perret

This book deals with the different translations into Old French of Giles of Rome’s De regimine principum (1279) and their readership. It offers a concrete picture of what Giles of Rome’s educational ideas became in the process of their transmission to a lay readership.
Series: 
Volume: 
39
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206199
Publication date: 
May 2011

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