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The Resource Astrology, science, and society : historical essays, edited by Patrick Curry

Astrology, science, and society : historical essays, edited by Patrick Curry

Label
Astrology, science, and society : historical essays
Title
Astrology, science, and society
Title remainder
historical essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patrick Curry
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Curry, Patrick
  • Warburg Institute
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  • Astrology
  • Europe
Label
Astrology, science, and society : historical essays, edited by Patrick Curry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Evolved out of a conference held at the Warburg Institute, London, in March 1984, on the history of medieval and Renaissance astrology in Europe"--Acknowledgments
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages ix) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The true place of astrology in medieval science and philosophy : towards a definition
  • Richard Lemay
  • Nicole Oresme's polemic against astrology, in Quodlibeta
  • Stefano Caroti
  • Towards a political iconology of the Copernican revolution
  • Keith Hutchison
  • Astrology in Kepler's cosmology
  • J.V. Field
  • Metoposcopy : an art to find the mind's construction in the forehead
  • Angus G. Clarke
  • Introduction
  • The revealing process of translation and criticism in the history of astrology
  • Jacque E. Halbronn
  • Newton's comets and the transformation of astrology
  • Simon Schaffer
  • Saving astrology in Restoration England : 'Whig' and 'Tory' reforms
  • Patrick Curry
  • Science and astrology in seventeenth century England : an unpublished polemic by John Flamsteed
  • Michael Hunter
  • Patrick Curry
  • Medieval concepts of celestial influence : a survey
  • J.D. North
  • Peter of Abano and astrology
  • Graziella Federici Vescovini
  • Astrology at the English court in the later Middle Ages
  • Hilary M. Carey
Control code
14212295
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 302 pages
Isbn
9780851154596
Lccn
86023304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1358506
Label
Astrology, science, and society : historical essays, edited by Patrick Curry
Publication
Note
"Evolved out of a conference held at the Warburg Institute, London, in March 1984, on the history of medieval and Renaissance astrology in Europe"--Acknowledgments
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages ix) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The true place of astrology in medieval science and philosophy : towards a definition
  • Richard Lemay
  • Nicole Oresme's polemic against astrology, in Quodlibeta
  • Stefano Caroti
  • Towards a political iconology of the Copernican revolution
  • Keith Hutchison
  • Astrology in Kepler's cosmology
  • J.V. Field
  • Metoposcopy : an art to find the mind's construction in the forehead
  • Angus G. Clarke
  • Introduction
  • The revealing process of translation and criticism in the history of astrology
  • Jacque E. Halbronn
  • Newton's comets and the transformation of astrology
  • Simon Schaffer
  • Saving astrology in Restoration England : 'Whig' and 'Tory' reforms
  • Patrick Curry
  • Science and astrology in seventeenth century England : an unpublished polemic by John Flamsteed
  • Michael Hunter
  • Patrick Curry
  • Medieval concepts of celestial influence : a survey
  • J.D. North
  • Peter of Abano and astrology
  • Graziella Federici Vescovini
  • Astrology at the English court in the later Middle Ages
  • Hilary M. Carey
Control code
14212295
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 302 pages
Isbn
9780851154596
Lccn
86023304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1358506

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