Negotiating Knowledge in Early Modern Empires : A Decentered View Hardback
Edited by Laszlo Kontler, Borbala Zsuzsanna Torok, Antonella Romano, Silvia Sebastiani, Philip Bean, Tibor Fabiny
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Cultural and Intellectual History series
This volume takes a decentered look at early modern empires and rejects the center/periphery divide.
With an unconventional geographical set of cases, including the Holy Roman Empire, the Habsburg, Iberian, French and British empires, as well as China, contributors seize the spatial dynamics of the scientific enterprise.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 273 pages, 1 Illustrations, black and white; XIV, 273 p. 1 illus.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 17/12/2014
- Category: Historiography
- ISBN: 9781137483997