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Aestimatio provides critical, timely assessments of books published in the history of what was called science from antiquity to the early modern period in cultures ranging from Spain to India, and from Africa to northern Europe. The aim is to allow reviewers the opportunity to engage critically both the results of research in the history of science and how these results are obtained.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
Availability: In stock
SKU (ISBN): 978-1-60724-661-9
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Publication Status: In Print
Series: Aestimatio 2
Publication Date: Jan 1,2009
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 6 x 9
Page Count: 257
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1-60724-661-9
$173.00
Your price: $103.80

Aestimatio provides critical, timely assessments of books published in the history of what was called science from antiquity to the early modern period in cultures ranging from Spain to India, and from Africa to northern Europe. The aim is to allow reviewers the opportunity to engage critically both the results of research in the history of science and how these results are obtained.

Reviewers in volume 1 include Mauro Zonta, John M. Steele, Sarah Symons, Joshua J. Reynolds, Sven Dupré, J. Brian Pitts, Henry Mendell, William Wians, Annette Imhausen, Renzo Baldasso, Peter J. Ramberg, Fernando Q. Gouvêa, Kim Plofker, Bernard Goldstein, C. Robert Phillips III, Paolo Palmieri, Noel G. Coley, Michael P. Fronda, Massimo Raffa, Ian Mueller, Ronald Polansky, Lee Ann Riccardi, Brooke Holmes, Peter Lautner, Fabio Acerbi, George Gheverghese Joseph, Peter Oleson, Hermann Hunger, and Richard Lim.

Aestimatio provides critical, timely assessments of books published in the history of what was called science from antiquity to the early modern period in cultures ranging from Spain to India, and from Africa to northern Europe. The aim is to allow reviewers the opportunity to engage critically both the results of research in the history of science and how these results are obtained.

Reviewers in volume 1 include Mauro Zonta, John M. Steele, Sarah Symons, Joshua J. Reynolds, Sven Dupré, J. Brian Pitts, Henry Mendell, William Wians, Annette Imhausen, Renzo Baldasso, Peter J. Ramberg, Fernando Q. Gouvêa, Kim Plofker, Bernard Goldstein, C. Robert Phillips III, Paolo Palmieri, Noel G. Coley, Michael P. Fronda, Massimo Raffa, Ian Mueller, Ronald Polansky, Lee Ann Riccardi, Brooke Holmes, Peter Lautner, Fabio Acerbi, George Gheverghese Joseph, Peter Oleson, Hermann Hunger, and Richard Lim.

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ContributorBiography

Alan Bowen

Alan C. Bowen (PhD, University of Toronto) is the Director of the Institute for Research in Classical Philosophy and Science (Princeton). He has published extensively on the history of the exact sciences (especially astronomy and harmonic science) and philosophy in Greco-Roman antiquity.

Tracey Rihll

Tracey E Rihll is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of History and Classics at SwanseaUniversity. She has published extensively on various topics in ancient science and technology, and on ancient history, especially warfare and slavery.