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Author Lepri, Valentina, author

Title Knowledge transfer and the early modern university : statecraft and philosophy at the Akademia Zamojska (1595-1627) / Valentina Lepri
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, {2019]


Description 1 online resource (xi, 192 pages)
Series Scientific and learned cultures and their institutions, 2352-1325 ; volume 26
Contents Front Matter -- Copyright Page -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- The Akademia Zamojska: Shaping a Renaissance University -- Migration and Knowledge -- Philosophical Skills for Political Life -- Afterword -- Annex -- Back Matter -- Bibliography -- Index of Names
Summary "Knowledge Transfer and the Early Modern University focuses on the teaching and cultural activities of the Akademia Zamojska, one of the most renowned universities of Central-Eastern Europe in the Early Modern Age. The Akademia Zamojska played its own part in the debate on the methodology of politics as a discipline, also offering an original contribution to the development of the concept of 'political prudence' which was to become so popular in the universities of Central Europe in this period. The institution embodied a largely successful attempt to knit up closer connections between the world of intellectual culture and that of political praxis"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Akademia Zamojska -- History
Akademia Zamojska
Political science -- Study and teaching -- Poland -- History
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture.
Political science -- Study and teaching
Intellectual life
Education, Humanistic
Humanities -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Knowledge management
Knowledge, Sociology of
Poland -- Intellectual life -- To 1795.
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019980016
ISBN 9789004398115