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A History of the University in Europe

A History of the University in Europe

Volume 2. Universities in Early Modern Europe (1500–1800)

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Part of A History of the University in Europe

Walter Rüegg, Willem Frijhoff, Notker Hammerstein, Hilde de Ridder-Symoens, Peter A. Vandermeersch, John Roberts, Águeda María Rodríguez Cruz, Jurgen Herbst, Maria Rosa di Simone, Rainer A. Müller, Olaf Pedersen, Wilhelm Schmidt-Biggemann, Roy Porter, Laurence Brockliss
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  • Date Published: October 2003
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521541145

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  • This is the second volume of a four-part History of the University in Europe, written by an international team of scholars under the general editorship of Professor Walter RÜegg, which covers the development of the university in Europe (both East and West) from its origins to the present day. Volume 2 attempts to situate the universities in their social and political context throughout the three centuries spanning the period 1500 to 1800.

    • The second volume of a major overview of the role of European universities in society
    • Interdisciplinary, collaborative and transnational
    • Covers the period from the Reformation to the French Revolution, including the early influence of Europe on the New World
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    • Date Published: October 2003
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521541145
    • length: 720 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 40 mm
    • weight: 1.04kg
    • contains: 11 maps
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    List of maps
    Contributors and editors
    Reader's guide
    Bibliographical abbreviations used in notes
    Foreword Walter Rüegg
    Acknowledgements
    Part I. Themes and Patterns:
    1. Themes Walter Rüegg
    2. Patterns Willem Frijhoff
    Part II. Structures:
    3. Relations with authority Notker Hammerstein
    4. Management and resources Hilde de Ridder-Symoens
    5. Teachers Peter A. Vandermeersch
    6. Exporting models John Roberts, Águeda María Rodríguez Cruz and Jurgen Herbst
    Part III. Students:
    7. Admission Maria Rosa di Simone
    8. Student education, student life Rainer A. Müller
    9. Graduation and careers Willem Frijhoff
    10. Mobility Hilde de Ridder-Symoens
    Part IV. Learning:
    11. Tradition and innovation Olaf Pedersen
    12. New structures of knowledge Wilhelm Schmidt-Biggemann
    13. The scientific revolution and universities Roy Porter
    14. Curricula Laurence Brockliss
    Epilogue: the Enlightenment Notker Hammerstein
    Editor's note on the indexes
    Name index
    Subject index.

  • Editor

    Hilde de Ridder-Symoens, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam and University of Ghent

    Contributors

    Walter Rüegg, Willem Frijhoff, Notker Hammerstein, Hilde de Ridder-Symoens, Peter A. Vandermeersch, John Roberts, Águeda María Rodríguez Cruz, Jurgen Herbst, Maria Rosa di Simone, Rainer A. Müller, Olaf Pedersen, Wilhelm Schmidt-Biggemann, Roy Porter, Laurence Brockliss

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