Kepler's Tübingen: Stimulus to a Theological Mathematics by Charlotte Methuen (review)

@article{Calinger2000KeplersTS,
  title={Kepler's T{\"u}bingen: Stimulus to a Theological Mathematics by Charlotte Methuen (review)},
  author={R. Calinger},
  journal={The Catholic Historical Review},
  year={2000},
  volume={86},
  pages={128 - 129}
}
  • R. Calinger
  • Published 2000
  • Mathematics, Sociology
  • The Catholic Historical Review
In the biography of the German mathematician and astronomerJohannes Kepler (I57I-I63O), a gap has long existed in a knowledge of his education at the University of Tübingen. Charlotte Methuen illuminates the principal responses within the university to the natural sciences. A fuller understanding of their place and role at Tübingen in the second balf of the sixteenth century requires, she writes, interdisciplinary studies, drawing upon at least the history of science, church history, and the… Expand