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Title The contest for knowledge [electronic resource] : debates over women's learning in eighteenth-century Italy / Maria Gaetana Agnesi ... [et al.] and the Accademia de' ricovrati ; edited and translated by Rebecca Messbarger and Paula Findlen ; with an introduction by Rebecca Messbarger.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2005.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxxi, 181 p. : ill.
Series The other voice in early modern Europe
Other voice in early modern Europe.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Giuseppa Eleonora Barbapiccola -- The Academy of the Ricovrati -- Aretafila Savini de' Rossi -- Maria Gaetana Agnesi -- Diamante Medaglia Faini.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Women -- Education -- Italy -- History -- 18th century -- Sources.
Women -- Italy -- Intellectual life -- 18th century -- Sources.
Women -- Italy -- Social conditions -- 18th century -- Sources.
Education -- Italy -- History -- 18th century -- Sources.
Italy -- Intellectual life -- 18th century -- Sources.
Italy -- Social conditions -- 18th century -- Sources.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Agnesi, Maria Gaetana, 1718-1799.
Messbarger, Rebecca Marie.
Findlen, Paula.
Accademia di Padova.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0226010546 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226010554 (paper : alk. paper)

 
    
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