Psychology and the Other Disciplines

A Case of Cross-Disciplinary Interaction (1250-1750)

Edited by Paul J.J.M. Bakker, Radboud University Nijmegen, Sander W. de Boer, University of Groningen, and Cees Leijenhorst, Radboud University Nijmegen

Status: 
€107,00
$146.00
ISBN13: 
9789004239531
E-ISBN: 
9789004239548
Publication Date: 
October 2012
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
viii, 387 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
ISSN: 
1567-8393
Volume: 
33/19

Roel Nicolai

The enigmatic nautical charts of the Mediterranean and Black Sea, known as portolan charts, which suddenly appeared in Italy in the thirteenth century are shown to be sophisticated maps the construction of which was well beyond medieval European mapping capabilities.
Series: 
Volume: 
52
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282971
Expected: 
April 2016
€168,00
$218.00

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
51/1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264212
E-ISBN: 
9789004264229
Publication date: 
November 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Author: John Buridan. Editors: M. Streijger and P.J.J.M. Bakker. Contributors: J.M.M.H. Thijssen and E.D. Sylla

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
E-ISBN: 
9789004286801
Publication date: 
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.
Series: 
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. 
Series: 
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.
Series: 
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

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