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The Transmission of culture in early modern Europe

Author: Anthony Grafton; Ann Blair; Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies.
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Transmission of Culture in Early Modern Europe focuses on the ways in which culture is moved from one generation or group to another, not by exact replication but by accretion or revision. The contributors to the volume each consider how the passing of historical information is an organic process that allows for the transformation of previously accepted truth. The volume covers a broad and fascinating scope of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Transmission of culture in early modern Europe.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1990
(OCoLC)697957235
Named Person: Anthony Grafton; Ann Blair; @Europe
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Grafton; Ann Blair; Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies.
ISBN: 0812281918 9780812281910 9780812216677 0812216679
OCLC Number: 20825980
Notes: "Published under the auspices of the Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies, Princeton University."
Description: 326 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : Notes from underground on cultural transmission / Anthony Grafton --
Invention of traditions and traditions of invention in Renaissance Europe : the strange case of Annius of Viterbo / Anthony Grafton --
Inventing Rudolph Agricola : cultural transmission, Renaissance dialectic, and the emerging humanities / Lisa Jardine --
Cortes, signs, and the conquest of Mexico / Inga Clendinnen --
"Second nature" : the idea of custom in European law, society and culture / Donald R. Kelley --
The making of a political paradigm : the Ottoman state and oriental despotism / Lucette Valensi --
Civic chivalry and the English Civil War / William Hunt --
Theology and atheism in early modern France / Alan Charles Kors --
Honor, morals, religion, and the law : the action for criminal conversation in England, 1670-1857 / Lawrence Stone.
Responsibility: Anthony Grafton and Ann Blair, editors.

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Eight essays by major authors who attempt to find out who read, published, or advertised what, when, and where from the European Renaissance on.  Read more...

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