Der ‚Glücksstern‘ Niebuhrs und die Institutionen des Gaius. Deutsch-italienische Wissenschaftspolitik im frühen 19. Jahrhundert, 2. erweiterte Auflage

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[automatically translated] This book describes the history of the rediscovery of the Palimpsest with Gaius institutions by Barthold Georg Niebuhr is renegotiated. The recently revived thesis of a "announced discovery" is questioned. The distorted image of Niebuhr's discovery in the perspective of this thesis is not a coincidence. It turns rather than later echo scientific squabbles that time. The thesis of "announced discovery" proves on more thorough investigation on the basis of sources considered speculative, the Fund is to be recognized as a separate power Niebuhr. This paper also previously unnoticed or misunderstood handwritten documents be textually edited and commented.
Original languageGerman
PublisherJedermann-Verlag GmbH
Number of pages288
ISBN (Print)978-3-86825-317-7
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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NameMiscellanea Juridica Heidelbergensia

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