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Lindberg, David C.

Overview
Works: 104 works in 312 publications in 5 languages and 11,225 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Translator, Artist
Classifications: BL245, 509.4
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Most widely held works by David C Lindberg
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 )
14 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When science & Christianity meet by David C Lindberg ( )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,713 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 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
God and nature : historical essays on the encounter between Christianity and science ( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theories of vision from al-Kindi to Kepler by David C Lindberg ( Book )
23 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reappraisals of the scientific revolution ( Book )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 748 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 by Roy (EDT) Porter ( Book )
in English and held by 590 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 )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 )
20 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and Latin and held by 485 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 481 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
A catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance optical manuscripts by David C Lindberg ( Book )
9 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 61 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
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 )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 263 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 )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in the history of medieval optics by David C Lindberg ( Book )
8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tractatus de perspectiva by John Peckham ( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in Latin and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Von Babylon bis Bestiarium : die Anfänge des abendländischen Wissens by David C Lindberg ( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The transmission of Roger Bacon by James Burge ( )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portret van de middeleeuwse monnik Roger Bacon, die als natuurvorser stond tussen de oude Grieken, zoals Archimedes en latere wetenschappers zoals Galilei, Watt enz. Bacon stuurde zijn boeken in 1268 naar Paus Clemens IV op diens verzoek. Clemens stierf echter in dat jaar, waardoor Bacon's ideeën niet door het Pauselijk hof beschouwd werden. Kopieën van zijn werk deden m.n. in Engeland wel de ronde
Auge und Licht im Mittelalter : Die Entwicklung der Optik von Alkindi bis Kepler by David C Lindberg ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Cambridge history of science ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wisconsin publications in the history of science and medicine ( )
in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lindberg, David 1935-
Lindberg, David C.
Lindberg, David Charles
Lindberg, David Charles, 1935-
リンドバーグ, D
Languages
English (179)
German (7)
Italian (7)
Latin (5)
Spanish (1)
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