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Patronage and institutions : science, technology, and medicine at the European court, 1500-1750 / edited by Bruce T. Moran.

Other author/creatorMoran, Bruce T.
Other author/creatorInternational Congress on the History of Sciences (18th : 1989 : Hamburg, Germany)
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoRochester, NY, USA : Boydell Press, 1991.
Description261 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents The economy of scientific exchange in early modern Italy / Paula Findlen -- Court, academy, and printing house : patronage and scientific careers in late renaissance Italy / William Eamon -- Patronage of mechanics and theories of impact in sixteenth-century Italy / W.R. Laird -- Twisting the lion's tail : practice and theory at the Court of Henry Prince of Wales / Lesley B. Cormack -- Paracelsianism and patronage in early modern Denmark / Jole Shackelford -- Living in revolutionary times : medical change under William and Mary / Harold J. Cook -- The Habsburg Circle / William B. Ashworth, Jr. -- Patronage and institutions : courts, universities, and academies in Germany : an overview, 1550-1750 / Bruce T. Moran -- The reorganization of science 1450-1700 / David S. Lux -- Curing the body politic : chemistry and commerce at court, 1664-70 / Pamela H. Smith -- The political theory and practice of technology under Louis XIV / Alice Stroup.
Contents (cont.) The case of the eighteenth-century projector : entrepreneurs, engineers, and legitimacy at the Hanoverian Court in Britain / A.J.G. Cummings and Larry Stewart.
General noteBased on a symposium for the 18th International Congress for the History of Science, held in Hamburg in the summer of 1989.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
LCCN 90023451
ISBN0851152856 (hardback) :

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