Scientific and Learned Cultures and Their Institutions

Edited by Mordechai Feingold, California Institute of Technology

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Series
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2352-1325
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Peter Josephson, University of Uppsala, Sweden, Thomas Karlsohn, University of Uppsala, Sweden and Johan Östling, University of Lund, Sweden

In The Humboldtian Tradition, eleven scholars analyse Wilhelm von Humboldt as a historical phenomenon and a contemporary symbol. They put Humboldt’s basic academic principles into context and discuss their significance for the current debate about the university.
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Volume: 
12
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004271920
E-ISBN: 
9789004271944
Publication date: 
May 2014
€114,00
$145.00

Miguel de Asúa, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Argentina

In Science in the Vanished Arcadia Miguel de Asúa provides the first modern comprehensive account of Jesuit science in the missions of Paraguay and the River Plate region during the 17th and 18th centuries.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256767
E-ISBN: 
9789004256774
Publication date: 
June 2014
€154,00
$196.00

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