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Culture and power : Tuscany and its universities 1537-1609

Author: Jonathan Davies
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.
Series: Education and society in the Middle Ages and Renaissance, v. 34.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Challenging absolutist interpretations, this title presents a study that uses the universities of Pisa and Siena to reveal the contradictions and the tensions as well as the innovations and the traditions which characterised the grand duchy of Tuscany and its cultural politics.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Davies, Jonathan, 1966-
Culture and power.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
(DLC) 2008052016
(OCoLC)291453875
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Davies
ISBN: 9789047426028 9047426029 128260175X 9781282601758
OCLC Number: 606912655
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 361 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover --
Title Page --
Copyright Page --
Dedication --
Table of Contents --
Acknowledgments --
Abbreviations and Terminology --
Introduction --
Part One --
Context --
Chapter One Building the Grand Duchy --
Chapter Two Cultural Politics in Early Modern Tuscany --
Part Two --
Structures --
Chapter Three The Structures of Academic Power --
Chapter Four Tensions Within the Structures of Academic Power --
Part Three --
Order and Disorder --
Chapter Five Rituals --
Chapter Six Violence and Disorder --
Conclusion --
Appendix I: Deputati di Bal236;a sopra lo Studio di Siena, 15578211;1609 --
Appendix II: Indices of the Known Members of the Pisan Colleges of Doctors, 15438211;1609 --
Appendix III: Indices of the Known Members of the Sienese Colleges of Doctors, 15578211;1579 --
Appendix IV: The Finances of the Studio pisano, the Studio fiorentino13;, and the Accademia fiorentina --
Appendix V: Payments to Professors at the Studio pisano, the Studio fiorentino13;, and the Accademia fiorentina --
Appendix VI: Payments to Professors at the Studio senese, 15578211;1589 --
Bibliography --
Index --
FIGURES --
Fig. 1. Numbers of Chairs at the Studio pisano and Studio senese, 15438211;1608 --
Fig. 2. Teaching Budgets at the Studio pisano and Studio senese, 15438211;1608 --
Fig. 3. Salaries at the Studio pisano and Studio senese, 15438211;1608.
Series Title: Education and society in the Middle Ages and Renaissance, v. 34.
Responsibility: by Jonathan Davies.

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