Cognition and the book : typologies of formal organisation of knowledge in the printed book of the early modern period /

The printed book caused an explosion of knowledge and major changes in the perception of texts. In investigating how knowledge was presented to the early modern reader, this volume treats both book-historical issues and the intersections of layout with issues of genre, content and function.

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Bibliographic Details
Imprint:Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005.
Description:1 online resource (641 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
German
Series:Intersections : yearbook for early modern studies, 1568-1181 ; v. 4, 2004
Intersections (Boston, Mass.) ; v. 4.
Subject:Books -- History -- 1450-1600 -- Congresses.
Books -- History -- 17th century -- Congresses.
Cognition -- Congresses.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Publishing.
Books.
Cognition.
Kennisoverdracht.
Boekwezen.
Cultuurgeschiedenis.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings.
History.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11156868
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Other authors / contributors:Enenkel, K. A. E.
Neuber, Wolfgang.
ISBN:9004124500
9789004124509
9781429426343
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9781433707117
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9781280859113
9786610859115
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9789047404217
Digital file characteristics:data file
Notes:Articles were developed from papers given at a conference, Sept. 25-28 at Freie Universität Berlin.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Text in English and German.
Print version record.
Summary:The printed book caused an explosion of knowledge and major changes in the perception of texts. In investigating how knowledge was presented to the early modern reader, this volume treats both book-historical issues and the intersections of layout with issues of genre, content and function.
Other form:Print version: Cognition and the book. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005