National, Nordic or European?

Nineteenth-Century University Jubilees and Nordic Cooperation

Pieter Dhondt, Ghent University

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€104,00
$136.00
ISBN13: 
9789004216945
E-ISBN: 
9789004218307
Publication Date: 
November 2011
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Hardback
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xiii, 326 pp.
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Edited by Jeroen van Dongen, University of Amsterdam & Utrecht University

Cold War Science and the Transatlantic Circulation of Knowledge shows how western science was transferred and produced in an international network that was conditioned by global power relations.
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Volume: 
51/1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264212
Expected: 
November 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Edited by Michiel Streijger, Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften,München and Paul J.J.M. Bakker, Radboud University, Nijmegen. Introduction by Johannes M.M.H. Thijssen, Radboud University, Nijmegen. A Guide to the Text by Edith D. Sylla, North Carolina State University

This volume presents the first critical edition of books I & II of the final redaction of John Buridan's Questions Commentary on Aristotle's Physics. The edition is accompanied by a detailed guide to the contents of Buridan's questions.
Series: 
Volume: 
50/25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004131651
E-ISBN: 
9789004262355
Publication date: 
May 2015
€172,00
$223.00

Robert G. McKinnell, University of Minnesota

The Understanding, Prevention and Control of Human Cancer explains how certain chemicals in our environment are changed by enzymes of the body to combine with DNA which ultimately results in cancer. This form of cancer has previously been “grossly underestimated”.
Series: 
Volume: 
49
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004286795
Expected: 
November 2015
€45,00
$50.00

Edited and Translated by Anna Marie Roos, University of Lincoln

Volume one of the Correspondence of Martin Lister (1639-1712), Royal Physician, and the first arachnologist and conchologist, comprises ca. 400 letters dating from 1662 to 1677.
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Volume: 
48/24
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004225534
E-ISBN: 
9789004263321
Publication date: 
February 2015
€255,00
$330.00

Marieke M. A. Hendriksen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands

In Elegant Anatomy Marieke Hendriksen offers an account of the material culture of the eighteenth-century Leiden anatomical collections, which have not been studied in detail before. Starting from the materiality of preparations, it introduces the novel analytical concept of aesthesis.
Series: 
Volume: 
47
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262782
E-ISBN: 
9789004262775
Publication date: 
October 2014
€110,00
$142.00

Edited by Silke Ackermann, Museum of the History of Science; Richard L. Kremer, Dartmouth College and Mara Miniati, Museo Galileo

This study examines the display of scientific instruments in venues beyond the laboratory or the classroom, in museums, fairs, universal exhibitions, theatres, movies, book frontispieces, and patent offices.
Series: 
Volume: 
46/4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264397
E-ISBN: 
9789004264403
Publication date: 
August 2014
€110,00
$142.00

Pietro Daniel Omodeo, Max Planck Institute, Berlin, Germany

In Copernicus in the Cultural Debates of the Renaissance, Pietro Daniel Omodeo assesses how Copernican astronomy interacted with European culture and examines topics ranging from computation to epistemology, natural philosophy, theology and ethics. 
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Volume: 
45/23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004251786
E-ISBN: 
9789004254503
Publication date: 
June 2014
€150,00
$205.00

Miguel A. Granada, University of Barcelona, Spain, Adam Mosley, Swansea University, UK and Nick Jardine, Cambridge University, UK

Christoph Rothmann’s Discourse on the Comet of 1585 offers the first edition of the Latin treatise after it was published in 1619. It is accompanied by an English translation and a full introduction and commentary.
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Volume: 
44/22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260344
E-ISBN: 
9789004260351
Publication date: 
June 2014
€140,00
$192.00

Edited by Heather Ellis, Liverpool Hope University and Ulrike Kirchberger, University of Kassel

Anglo-German Scholarly Networks explores a wide range of scholarly and scientific connections between Britain and Germany from the late eighteenth century to the interwar years.
Series: 
Volume: 
43/4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004253124
E-ISBN: 
9789004253117
Publication date: 
January 2014
€104,00
$142.00

Anke Timmermann, Cambridge University

Verse and Transmutation: A Corpus of Middle English Alchemical Poetry identifies and investigates a corpus of twenty-one anonymous Middle English recipes for the philosophers’ stone through critical editions and studies on their histories in early modern manuscripts, literature and libraries.
Series: 
Volume: 
42/21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254848
E-ISBN: 
9789004254831
Publication date: 
September 2013
€128,00
$171.00

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