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Studies in the history of medieval optics

by David C. Lindberg

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Published by Variorum Reprints in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Optics -- History.,
  • Science, Medieval.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid C. Lindberg.
    SeriesCollected studies series ;, CS186, Variorum reprint ;, CS186.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC352 .L56 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2801837M
    ISBN 100860781348
    LC Control Number83232727

      About the Journal. The Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies publishes articles informed by historical inquiry and alert to issues raised by contemporary theoretical debate. The journal fosters rigorous investigation of historiographical representations of European and western Asian cultural forms from late antiquity to the seventeenth century. postmedieval: a journal of medieval cultural studies is a discipline-spanning, peer-reviewed journal that brings the medieval and the modern into productive critical relation. The journal advances a present-minded approach to medieval studies, which inspires new critical investigations of the Middle Ages by examining contemporary events, issues.

      "Sculptural Seeing rewards the reader with marvelous new and original insights. It will have a significant impact on the fields of art history and medieval studies and beyond."—Beate Fricke, author of Fallen Idols, Risen Saints “Sculptural Seeing is an original and provocative study of the visual experience of medieval sculptural art.”—Suzanne Akbari, author of Seeing Through the Veil.   The twenty studies collected in this volume focus on the transition from the Middle Ages to the modern world. The method leads from technical investigations on William Durant the Younger (ca. ) and Hermann Conring () through reflection on the nature of historical knowledge to a break with historicism, an affirmation of anachronism, and a broad perspective on the history of Author: Constantin Fasolt.

    Medieval Optics and Theories of Light in the Works of Dante. (Studies in Italian Literature, 8.) xiv + pp., app., bibl., indexes. The History of Science and the Science of History: Computational Methods, Algorithms, and the Future of the Field. Gibson et al. Riemann is an updated translation of the work that laid the foundation for subsequent study of medieval music theory; though marred by biases prevalent in the author’s time (and only partially ameliorated by the translator’s interventions), the work is still useful for orientation and remains a document of crucial importance in the reception of medieval music theory.


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