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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]
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Description 1 online resource
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
Education, Humanistic.
Humanities -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Intellectual life.
Knowledge management.
Knowledge, Sociology of.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Cultural Policy.
Political science -- Study and teaching.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture.
Poland -- Intellectual life -- To 1795.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019980016
ISBN 9004398112