Renaissance Optics: The appropriation of optical knowledge by mathematical practitioners with special attention to optical instruments in collections and the visual language of Renaissance optics

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Ghent University

This project hopes to contribute to bridging the scholarly gap in research on the history of optics between the Middle Ages and the 'scientific

Timeframe:
1 jan 2005 → 31 dec 2007
Keywords:
Renaissace, history of science, optics
Discipline codes:
  • TECHNOLOGICAL SCIENCES (T)
    • History and philosophy of technology
  • HUMANITIES (H)
    • Philosophy
      • Philosophy of special sciences
    • History and arts
      • History of science
Classifications:
  • Ph. D.

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