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Professor Ian Maclean FBA

History
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About this Fellow

Ian Maclean is Emeritus Professor of Renaissance studies at the University of Oxford and Emeritus Fellow of All Souls College. He graduated in Modern Languages from Oxford, where he also took his doctorate, and taught at the University of Leeds and the Queen's College, Oxford before becoming a Senior Research Fellow in History at All Souls College in 1996; he was Fellow Librarian from 1998 to 2015. He has held visiting positions in America, Australia, Germany, the Netherlands and France.

Website: https://www.asc.ox.ac.uk/person/36

Appointments

Current post

  • Titular Professor of Renaissance Studies Emeritus, University of Oxford; Emeritus Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer in French, University of Leeds, 1969 - 1972
  • Fellow and Praelector in French, Queen's College University of Oxford, 1972 - 1996
  • Senior Research Fellow in History, All Souls College University of Oxford, 1996 - 2012
  • Professor of Renaissance Studies, University of Oxford, 1996 - 2012
  • Titular Professor of Renaissance Studies Emeritus, University of Oxford; Emeritus Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford, All Souls College, Oxford, 2016 - 1970

Publications

The Renaissance notion of woman 1980

1970

Meaning and interpretation in the Renaissance: the case of law 1992

1970

Montaigne philosophe, Paris: Presses Universitaires de France 1996

1970

Logic, signs and nature in the Renaissance: the case of learned medicine 2001

1970

Le monde et les hommes selon les m├ędecins de la Renaissance, Paris 2006

1970

Scholarship, Commerce, Religion: the learned book in the age of Confessions, 1560-1630 2012

1970

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Cultural, social and religious history of the early modern world, comparative work on Protestantism and on material culture, with a focus on Germany