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Institutions: University

NEIL KENNY

in The Uses of Curiosity in Early Modern France and Germany

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271368
eISBN:
9780191709531
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271368.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter investigates how curiosity was used by universities. It focuses on the Germanic territories, where Lutheran universities latched on to the theme of curiosity: from 1652 onwards, they ... More


Institutions: Church

NEIL KENNY

in The Uses of Curiosity in Early Modern France and Germany

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271368
eISBN:
9780191709531
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271368.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter investigates uses of curiosity by the church, both Catholic and Protestant, in both France and the Germanic territories. Unlike universities, the church already had a long history of ... More


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