Book ID: CBB436007659

Science in the Monastery: Texts, Manuscripts and Learning at Saint-Bertin (2020)

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Livesey, Steven J. (Author)


Brepols Publishers


Publication Date: 2020
Physical Details: 352
Language: English

The traditional view of monastic orders in late-medieval scholastic culture has been relatively muted. Beyond the Franciscan and Dominican orders, and to a far lesser extent, the Augustinians and Cistercians, the older monastic orders (and especially the Benedictines) played a smaller role in the university during the thirteenth through the fifteenth centuries. Yet if the library collection of Saint-Bertin is examined more carefully, one finds that many of the books were added by alumni of the University of Paris and Louvain, and in one instance, Cologne, and that as a whole, the monastery's collection reflected the changing currents within late medieval intellectual society. Science in the Monastery proposes to analyze Benedictine science using Saint-Bertin as a vehicle.

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Authors & Contributors
Lawrence-Mathers, Anne E.
Ziegler, Joseph
Cios, Stanislaw
Svanberg, Ingvar
Ranft, Patricia
Arnold, Ellen Fenzel
Journals
Micrologus: Nature, Sciences and Medieval Societies
Atti e Memorie, Rivista di Storia della Farmacia
Journal of Medieval History
Archives of Natural History
Journal of Medical Biography
Cahiers de recherches médiévales et humanistes. Journal of medieval and humanistic studies
Publishers
University of Pennsylvania Press
Ashgate
Siloé arte y bibliofilia
SISMEL
University of Colorado at Boulder
Brill
Concepts
Monastic orders
Medicine
Libraries and archives
Manuscripts
Scholasticism
Science and religion
People
John, of Worcester
Magni, Petrus
Strumieński, Olbrycht
Dubravius, Jan
Hildegard Von Bingen, Saint
Beatus, Romanus
Time Periods
Medieval
14th century
15th century
16th century
12th century
18th century
Places
Italy
France
Europe
Sweden
England
Germany
Institutions
Jesuits (Society of Jesus)
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