Book ID: CBB000774357

Universities and Science in the Early Modern Period (2006)


Feingold, Mordechai (Editor)
Navarro Brotóns, Víctor (Editor)


Publication Date: 2006
Physical Details: viii + 309 pp.; ill.; bibl.
Language: English

Description Contents: Grazina Rosinska, “`Mathematics for Astronomy' at Universities in Copernicus' Time”; José Chabás, “The University of Salamanca and the Renaissance of Astronomy during the Second Half of the 15th Century”; Luis García Ballester, “Medical Science and Medical Teachings at the University of Salamanca in the 15th Century”; López Piñero, José M., “The Faculty of Medicine of Valencia”; Víctor Navarro-Brotóns, “The Cultivation of Astronomy in Spanish Universities in the Latter Half of the 16th Century”; Roger Ariew, “The Sphere of Jacques Du Chevreul: Astronomy at the University of Paris in the 1620s”; Maija Kallinen, “Lectures and Practices: The Variety of Mathematical and Mechanical Teaching at the University of Uppsala in the 17th Century”; Maria Teresa Borgato, “Mathematical Research in Italian Universities in the Modern Era”; Luigi Pepe, “Universities, Academies, and Sciences in the Modern Age”; Luís Miguel Carolino, Henrique Leitão, “Natural Philosophy and Mathematics in Portuguese Universities, 1550--1650”; Piero del Negro, “Venetian Policy toward the University of Padua and Scientific Progress during the 18th Century”; Paul Wood, “Candide in Caledonia: The Culture of Science in the Scottish Universities, 1690--1805”; Ugo Baldini, “The Sciences at the University of Rome in the 18th Century”; José Luis Peset, “Enlightenment and Renovation in the Spanish University”; Antonio García Belmar, Bertomeu Sánchez, José Ramón , “Spanish Chemistry Textbooks during Late 18th Century”; Cristina Sendra-Mocholí, “Botany in University Studies in the Late 18th Century: The Case of Valencia University”; Agustí Nieto-Galán, Antoni Roca-Rosell, “Scientific Education and the Crisis of the University in 18th Century Barcelona”; and Arboleda Aparicio, Luis Carlos, Diana Soto Arango, “The Theories of Copernicus and Newton in the Viceroyship of Nueva Granada and the Audiencia De Caracas during the 18th Century”.

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Authors & Contributors
Jami, Catherine
Tredwell, Katherine Anne
Stedall, Jacqueline Anne
Saraiva, Luis Manuel Ribeiro
Saraiva, Luís
Roux, Sophie
Science and Education
Journal for the History of Astronomy
Llull: Revista de la Sociedad Española de Historia de las Ciencias y de las Técnicas
Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage
History of Universities
Historia Mathematica
World Scientific
Universitat de València
Leo S. Olschki
European Mathematical Society
Science education and teaching
Universities and colleges
Copernicus, Nicolaus
Newton, Isaac
Kepler, Johannes
Peurbach, Georg von
Melanchthon, Philipp
Time Periods
17th century
16th century
18th century
Early modern
19th century
Jesuits (Society of Jesus)
Real Seminario Científico e Industrial de Vergara
University of St. Andrews

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