Show simple item record Grant, Edward
dc.creator Edward Grant en 2005-06-28T20:42:17Z 2005-06-28T20:42:17Z 1997-03-14
dc.identifier.other Collection C184
dc.description Lecture delivered at Rice University, Houston, Texas on Friday, March 14, 1997 en
dc.description.abstract Questions or issues discussed in the paper include: WHAT IS COSMOLOGY? Descriptions of the structure and operation of the cosmos as it is understood by scholars in any society or civilization. THE ORIGINS OF COSMOLOGY IN THE EUROPEAN MIDDLE AGES BETWEEN 1200 AND 1500 WHO WERE THE COSMOLOGISTS IN THE MIDDLE AGES? THE LITERATURE OF COSMOLOGY THE MACROSTRUCTURE OF THE MEDIEVAL COSMOS COSMOLOGICAL QUESTIONS, PROBLEMS AND RESPONSES IN THE MIDDLE AGES en
dc.description.sponsorship Lecture sponsored by Medieval Studies and Center for the Study of Cultures; invitation from Professor Albert Van Helden en
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dc.language.iso en_US
dc.subject Cosmology en
dc.subject Middle Ages en
dc.subject Medieval en
dc.subject Aristotle en
dc.subject Claudius Ptolemy en
dc.subject Lunar orbs en
dc.subject Christianity en
dc.subject Theology en
dc.subject Empyrean heaven en
dc.subject Firmament en
dc.subject John Buridan en
dc.subject Planets en
dc.subject C.S. Lewis en
dc.title Journey Through the Spheres: The Cosmos in the Middle Ages en
dc.type Presentation en

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