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Lindberg, David C.

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Works: 107 works in 311 publications in 5 languages and 11,336 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs 
Roles: Editor, Other, Translator, Artist, Author of introduction
Classifications: Q124.95, 509.4
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The beginnings of Western science : the European scientific tradition in philosophical, religious, and institutional context, 600 B.C. to A.D. 1450 by David C Lindberg ( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 1,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When science & Christianity meet by David C Lindberg ( )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book, in language accessible to the general reader, investigates twelve of the most notorious, most interesting, and most instructive episodes involving the interaction between science and Christianity, aiming to tell each story in its historical specificity and local particularity. Among the events treated in When Science and Christianity Meet are the Galileo affair, the seventeenth-century clockwork universe, Noah's ark and flood in the development of natural history, struggles over Darwinian evolution, debates about the origin of the human species, and the Scopes trial. Readers will be
Science in the Middle Ages ( Book )
20 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this book, sixteen leading scholars address themselves to providing as full an account of medieval science as current knowledge permits. Designed to be introductory, the authors have directed their chapters to a beginning audience of diverse readers
God and nature : historical essays on the encounter between Christianity and science ( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theories of vision from al-Kindi to Kepler by David C Lindberg ( Book )
25 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reappraisals of the scientific revolution ( Book )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compendium offering broad reflections on the Scientific Revolution from a spectrum of scholars engaged in the study of 16th and 17th century science. Many accepted views and interpretations of the scientific revolution are challenged
The Cambridge history of science ( Book )
in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Publisher's description: This volume offers to general and specialist readers alike the fullest and most complete survey of the development of science in the eighteenth century, exploring the implications of the 'scientific revolution' of the previous century and the major new growth-points, particularly in the experimental sciences. It is designed to be read as both a narrative and an interpretation, and also used as a work of reference. While prime attention is paid to western science, space is also given to science in traditional cultures and colonial science. The coverage strikes a balance between analysis of the cognitive dimension of science itself and interpretation of its wider social, economic and cultural significance. The contributors, world leaders in their respective specialities, engage with current historiographical and methodological controversies and strike out on positions of their own
John Pecham and the science of optics : Perspectiva communis by John Peckham ( Book )
10 editions published in 1970 in 3 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beginnings of western science : the European scientific tradition in philosophical, religious, and institutional context, prehistory to A.D. 1450 by David C Lindberg ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David C. Lindberg surveys the most important themes in the history of science, including developments is cosmology, astronomy, mechanics, optics, alchemy, natural history and medicine. In addition, he offers an account of the transmission of Greek science to medieval Islam and subsequently medieval Europe
Roger Bacon's philosophy of nature : a critical edition, with English translation, introduction, and notes, of De multiplicatione specierum and De speculis comburentibus by Roger Bacon ( Book )
17 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and Latin and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance optical manuscripts by David C Lindberg ( Book )
7 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Roger Bacon and the origins of Perspectiva in the Middle Ages : a critical edition and English translation of Bacon's Perspectiva, with introduction and notes by David C Lindberg ( Book )
11 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discourse of light from the Middle Ages to the Enlightenment : papers read at a Clark Library seminar, 24 April, 1982 by David C Lindberg ( Book )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in the history of medieval optics by David C Lindberg ( Book )
7 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tractatus de perspectiva by John Peckham ( Book )
8 editions published in 1972 in Latin and English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The transmission of Roger Bacon by James Burge ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatized account of Bacon's work and his place the history of science. Roger Bacon sent his books to the Pope in the year 1268. In that same year, Clement IV, the Pope who had requested the books, died. Although copies of his work were circulated, especially in England, Bacon's ideas were never considered by the Papal Court
Auge und Licht im Mittelalter : Die Entwicklung der Optik von Alkindi bis Kepler by David C Lindberg ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in German and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medieval science by David C Lindberg ( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medieval science was once universally dismissed as non-existent - and sometimes it still is. This volume reveals the diversity of goals, contexts and accomplishments in the study of nature during the Middle Ages. Organized by topic and culture, its essays by distinguished scholars offer the most comprehensive and up-to-date history of medieval science currently available. Intended to provide a balanced and inclusive treatment of the medieval world, contributors consider scientific learning and advancement in the cultures associated with the Arabic, Greek, Latin and Hebrew languages. Scientists, historians and other curious readers will all gain a new appreciation for the study of nature during an era that is often misunderstood
Von Babylon bis Bestiarium : die Anfänge des abendländischen Wissens by David C Lindberg ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Cambridge history of science ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 42 essays by authors from five continents and many disciplines, this volume provides a synthetic account of the history of the social sciences since the late eighteenth century
 
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Lindberg, David 1935-
Lindberg, David C.
Lindberg, David C., 1935-
Lindberg, David Charles
Lindberg, David Charles 1935-
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