The Dutch Trading Companies as Knowledge Networks

Edited by Siegfried Huigen, Jan L. de Jong, and Elmer Kolfin

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€121,00
$145.00
ISBN13: 
9789004186590
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9789004193567
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August 2010
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Hardback
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1568-1181
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14

Edited by Joost Keizer & Todd M. Richardson

Including contributions by historians of early modern European art, architecture, and literature, this book examines the transformative force of the vernacular over time and different regions, as well as the way the concept of the vernacular itself changes in the period.
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Volume: 
19
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004212046
E-ISBN: 
9789004222434
Publication date: 
October 2011
€126,00
$152.00

Edited by Peter Edwards, Karl Enenkel, and Elspeth Graham

In spite of the importance of horses to Western society until comparatively recent times, scholars have paid very little attention to them. This volume helps to redress the balance, emphasizing their iconic appeal as well as their utilitarian functions.
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Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004212060
E-ISBN: 
9789004222427
Publication date: 
October 2011
€126,00
$152.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel and Walter Melion

The late medieval and early modern period is a particularly interesting chapter in the development of meditation and self-reflection. The volume aims at examining its forms, functions and strategies, from a variety of disciplines, including literary criticism, art history, history of religion,...
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Volume: 
17
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004192430
E-ISBN: 
9789004210561
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December 2010
€118,00
$143.00

Edited by Anke Gilleir, Alicia C. Montoya and Suzan van Dijk

Privileging both a transnational and a sociological approach, this volume explores the position of women in the early modern literary field, emphasising the international scope of their literature and examining their historical position, influence, network and dialogues.
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Volume: 
16
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004184633
E-ISBN: 
9789004193536
Publication date: 
May 2010
€121,00
$145.00

Edited by Alicia C. Montoya, Sophie van Romburgh, and Wim van Anrooij

Although modernity historically defined itself by relation to the medieval, the ways in which early moderns invoked and conceptualized the medieval are still insufficiently understood. This volume's seventeen essays present some preliminary explorations into the field of early modern medievalisms.
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Volume: 
15
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187665
E-ISBN: 
9789004193598
Publication date: 
September 2010
€146,00
$175.00

Edited by Walter S. Melion and Lee Palmer Wandel

Drawing on optic theory, ethnography, and the visual cultures of Christianity, this volume explores various discourses of vision in early modern Europe and the colonial Americas.
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Volume: 
13
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179745
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9789047444046
Publication date: 
December 2009
€121,00
$145.00

Edited by Jan Frans van Dijkhuizen and Karl A.E. Enenkel

The early modern period is a particularly fascinating chapter in the history of pain. This volume investigates early modern constructions of physical pain from a variety of disciplines, including religious, legal and medical history, literary criticism, philosophy, and art history.
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Volume: 
12
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004172470
E-ISBN: 
9789047425946
Publication date: 
December 2008
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Claus Zittel, Gisela Engel, Romano Nanni, and Nicole C. Karafyllis

The essays in the present volume attempt to historically reconstruct the various dependencies of philosophical and scientific knowledge of the material and technical culture of the Early Modern era and to draw systematic conclusions for the writing of Early Modern history of science.
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170506
E-ISBN: 
9789047442318
Publication date: 
October 2008
€185,00
$224.00

Edited by Kathryn Murphy and Richard Todd

This volume of essays on Thomas Browne aims to set the man and his works in new contexts. Drawing on new research into his reading, readers, biography, manuscripts, and politics, a new picture of Browne and his writing emerges, clarifying his relationship to seventeenth-century English and...
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Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004171732
E-ISBN: 
9789047425052
Publication date: 
October 2008
€123,00
$148.00
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004163966
E-ISBN: 
9789047423591
Publication date: 
December 2007
€123,00
$148.00

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