'Medieval’, 'Renaissance’, 'modern’. Issues of periodization in Italian university history

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
Title'Medieval’, 'Renaissance’, 'modern’. Issues of periodization in Italian university history Author(S)Peter Denley (Author)
Abstract  Italian university historiography is strongly influenced by current notions of periodization and change. 'Medieval’ universities have been seen as unique but soon outdated creations, to be overtaken by 'Renaissance’ universities in which the driving forces were the requirements of 'princes’ or whoever else was at the helm of the 'territorial state ...Paginationp 487-503
SubjectEurope -- HistoryDescriptorsRenaissance
Journal TitleRenaissance studies: Journal of the Society for Renaissance Studies  
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