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Author Oosterhoff, Richard J.,
Title Making mathematical culture : university and print in the circle of Lefevre d'Etaples / Richard J. Oosterhoff.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.

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Author Oosterhoff, Richard J.,
Series Oxford-Warburg studies
Oxford-Warburg studies.
Subject Lefèvre d'Étaples, Jacques, -1536.
Mathematics -- History.
Paris (France) -- Intellectual life -- 16th century.
Description 1 online resource.
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Contents Cover; Making Mathematical Culture: University and Print in the Circle of Lefevre d'Etaples; Copyright; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Illustrations; Conventions and Abbreviations; CONVENTIONS; ABBREVIATIONS; 1: Introduction; MATHEMATICAL CULTURE; LEFEVRE AND FRIENDS; MAKING IN UNIVERSITIES AND PRINT SHOPS; OVERVIEW; 2: A Mathematical Turn; MATHEMATICS AT PARIS; THE COURT AND ITALY; NORTHERN CONVERSIONS; UNIVERSITY IDEALS; 3: Copia in the Classroom; UNIVERSITY; COPIA IN PRACTICE; EXERCITATIONES INGENII; MARGINS AND ENDPAPERS; ANALOGY AS ARS ARTIUM; 4: Inventing the Printed Textbook
COLLECTIVE AUTHORSHIPGENRE AS METHOD; PRINT AND METHOD; 5: The Senses of Mixed Mathematics; THE MIND'S EYE AND THE SENSES; COSMOGRAPHY; MUSIC; A READER; 6: The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy; FRIENDSHIP AND PHYSICS; MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS; PRINCIPLES; A MATHEMATICS OF MAKING; 7: Epilogue; THE LEARNED LEGACY; THE UTILITY OF MATHEMATICAL CULTURE; APPENDIX: Handlist of Books Annotated by Beatus Rhenanus, 1502-7; Bibliography; MANUSCRIPTS; PRIMARY LITERATURE; MODERN LITERATURE; Index
Summary Making Mathematical Culture analyses the rise of the printed book and how it contributed to the growing profile of mathematics in Europe. Using student manuscripts and annotated books, this volume offers a new account of how printing shaped one of the fastest-growing institutions of the early modern period, the university.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed July 24, 2018)
ISBN 9780192556554 (electronic bk.)
019255655X (electronic bk.)
9780198823520
0198823525
9780191862151
0191862150
OCLC # 1045426631
Additional Format Print version : 9780198823520


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