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Issue: 033, 11/06/28 p. 511-512, Section: Literature
Heading: On Universities
Category: Science   Education   
Topic: [A discourse on the changing role of universities from repositories of learning to educational establishments, with reference to literature and science]

Issue: 044, 27/08/28 p. 687-689
Heading: Universities of Europe and America. (University of Gottingen)
Category: Science   Education   
Topic: [An account of the University of Gottingen, given by one of its members, including a table of fees for medical courses and lectures in law, medicine, philosophy]
Signed: R.

Issue: 056, 19/11/28 p. 893
Heading: Varieties, Para 1
Category: Education   Science   
Topic: Proposed University in Dumfries
Person: CRICHTON, Mrs.   CRICHTON, Mr.   
Source: Dumfries Courier   

Issue: 058, 03/12/28 p. 911-914
Heading: The Universities of Europe and America. Cambridge.--No. I
Category: Education   Philosophy   Science   
Topic: [An article enquiring into the state of the University of Cambridge, reputation, type of student, syllabus. To be continued]

Issue: 059, 10/12/28 p. 938
Heading: London University. (Lectures upon English Literature)
Category: Education   Philology   
Topic: [Dale`s] inquiry into the origin, formation, and progress of the English language, as a necessary preliminary step to the investigation of English literature
Institution: University of London   
Issue: 059, 10/12/28 p. 939, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Academical, Para 10
Category: Medicine   Ethics   Illegal Practice Of Medicine   Education   
Topic: A Learned Horse. [To expose its unethical practices, Rabelais sent fees by post to the faculty of Orleans and had his own horse admitted as a doctor, under the name of Dr. Johannes Caballus]
Person: RABELAIS   CABALLUS, Dr. Johannes   

Issue: 060, 17/12/28 p. 943-944
Heading: The Universities of Europe and America. Cambridge.--No. II.
Category: Education   Science   Literature   Philosophy   Professional Ethics   
Topic: [The purpose of an education at Cambridge University. Should it be a place of training for professional life? What should be on the syllabus? Should subjects be taught on a broader basis, to include "the modern languages, and literature, and all the principles of the physical sciences"? The role of religion]
Person: PALEY, Dr.   

Issue: 060, 17/12/28 p. 955, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Radiatology), Para 4
Category: Palaeontology   Fossils   Science   Periodicals   Education   
Topic: Petrified Mushrooms! [The discovery, near Plymouth, of what the Athenaeum believes to be a fossil form, is probably reported wrongly in a "provincial journal". The Athenaeum hopes that the spread of "natural knowledge" will stop "such ignorant notices in our public prints"]

Issue: 064, 14/01/29 p. 17-18
Heading: The Universities of Europe and America. Cambridge.--No. III.
Category: Education   Philosophy   Literature   
Topic: [Letter from a student of Christ`s College, Cambridge, intended to complement the earlier Athenaeum account of a university education which concentrates on the academic syllabus and religious observance. This letter presents a "day in the life" of a student and concentrates on social life, intimate friendship and the space allowed for private reflection. It is written in a mildly satirical style yet the Athenaeum editor takes it for an example of the moral integrity of some students which is contrary to their popular feckless image]
Institution: University of Cambridge   
Letter Signed: E.B.

Issue: 064, 14/01/29 p. 30, Section: Foreign Notices
Heading: Netherlands Universities, Para 3
Category: Education   Science   Literature   
Topic: [Statistics on the six universities in the United Kingdom of the Netherlands]

Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 44-45, Section: Foreign Notices
Heading: The Italian Universities
Category: Education   Law   Legal Science   Political Science   Philosophy   Archaeology   
Topic: [An account of the range of subjects taught at the Italian universities for Athenaeum readers]
Institution: Arcigymnasium della Sapienza, Rome   University of Bologna   University of Perugia   University of Pisa   University of Padua   

Issue: 070, 25/02/29 p. 119
Heading: Historical Cards
Category: Inventions   Manufactures   History   Education   Games   
Topic: Historical Game of England. ["Review" of a new card game produced by J. Betts, testing knowledge of history]
Card Game
Issue: 071, 04/03/29 p. 136
Heading: Naval Science
Category: Science   Education   
Topic: [Plans at the Royal Naval College to teach science to commissioned officers]
Person: INMAN, Dr.   
Institution: Royal Naval College, Portsmouth   

Issue: 072, 11/03/29 p. 156, Section: Foreign Varieties
Heading: The Prussian Universities, Para 3
Category: Geography   Germany   Education   
Topic: The Prussian Universities. [Numbers of students. Announcement that a statistical return is also awaited from the "Almas Matres Borussorum"]

Issue: 072, 11/03/29 p. 157, Section: Foreign Varieties
Heading: The Netherlands Universities, Para 5
Category: Geography   Netherlands   Education   Public Administration   
Topic: The Netherlands Universities. [A statistical breakdown of grants awarded to the institutions]

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 257-258
Heading: Conversations on Political Economy. Dialogue I.--On Interchange
Category: Political Economy   Education   Trade   
Topic: [An introduction to current issues in political economy. It takes the form of a dialogue between economists over the purchase of mutton chops in a coffee-room]
Dramatic Dialogue
Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: Education in Sweden, Para 9
Category: Geography   Sweden   Education   
Topic: [Plan of educational reform including current statistical information on social background of students]
Person: OSCAR, Crown Prince [of Sweden]   LING, M. [Chief of the Central School of Stockholm]   
Institution: Committee of Public Education, Sweden   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: University Intelligence, Para 4
Category: Geography   Germany   North America   Education   
Topic: [Statistics on student numbers and nationalities in the principal German universities, 1828-1829. The gymnasia in Berlin. The Prussian universities. The new university in Alabama]

Issue: 080, 06/05/29 p. 287, Section: Foreign Varieties
Heading: Breslau, Para 3
Category: Geography   Germany   Education   
Topic: [Statistics on matriculation at University of Breslau, 1828]
Institution: University of Breslau   

Issue: 080, 06/05/29 p. 287, Section: Foreign Varieties
Heading: Gottingen, Para 2
Category: Geography   Germany   Education   
Topic: [Statistics on student numbers, Gottingen, in 1828 and 1829]
Institution: University of Gottingen   

Issue: 081, 13/05/29 p. 303, Section: Varieties
Heading: Russian Libraries, Para 2
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Education   Libraries   
Topic: [Statistics on size of libraries, nature of collections, languages represented including Polish and Japanese]

Issue: 089, 08/07/29 p. 430-431
Heading: Elementary Education in France
Category: Education   France   
Topic: [Statistical information between 1815 and 1828. It shows the decrease in charitable funding for the society trying to establish an elementary educational system in France. The reasons are political. Public support remains strong]
Person: DESSOLLES, General   COCHIN, M.   
Source: Report of the Secretary to the Society to Establish Elementary Education in France   
Institution: British and Foreign Bible Society   Bank of France   
Issue: 091, 22/07/29 p. 460-461
Heading: University of Leipzig
Category: Germany   Education   
Topic: [Foundation and history. The four faculties of theology, jurisprudence, medicine, philosophy. Ancient and new professorships; the modern chairs including statistics, natural history, husbandy and technology. Freedom of the students. Learned societies connected with the university. Types of degree. Fees of lecturers]
Institution: University of Leipzig   
Letter, 01/07/1829 Signed: A. L. H.

Issue: 091, 22/07/29 p. 463, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Education in Russia, Para 10
Category: Geography   Education   Russian Empire   
Topic: [Commission appointed by the Russian emperor to draw up a grand educational plan for gymnasia, particularly those near the university towns]

Issue: 091, 22/07/29 p. 463, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Primary Education in the United States, Para 8
Category: Education   Geography   North America   
Topic: [Increase in expenditure and availability between 1815 and 1858]

Issue: 091, 22/07/29 p. 463, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Public Education in Moldavia, Para 9
Category: Education   Moldavia   
Topic: [Re-establishment of the Jassy Gymnasium]
Person: STURDZA, Prince   

Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 501
Heading: Shades of the Dead.--No. V. Wycliffe
Category: Philosophy   Philosophy Of Science   Philosophy Of Education   Christian Religion   
Topic: [Article, from a series on influential thinkers, containing a discussion on the nature of social reform. Popularisation of science is regarded as one way to achieve this (as opposed to "improving" a few people). It is best, like Wycliffe, to address everyone equally, without sacrificing scientific accuracy and detailed knowledge, by appealing to a universal moral sense]

Issue: 097, 02/09/29 p. 555, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Denmark, Para 8
Category: Geography   Denmark   Education   Law   
Topic: [Discipline in the Danish grammar schools re-inforced by civil law. No tavern-keeper may serve drink to a school pupil]

Issue: 097, 02/09/29 p. 555, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Education in Russia, Para 6
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Education   
Topic: [Statistical information on the growth of Russian education. The current budget]
Institution: University of St. Petersburg   

Issue: 097, 02/09/29 p. 555, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: University of Bonn, Para 5
Category: Geography   Germany   Education   
Topic: [Statistical information on numbers and classes of students at Bonn, spring 1829]
Institution: University of Bonn   

Issue: 097, 02/09/29 p. 555, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: University of Heidelberg, Para 7
Category: Geography   Germany   Education   
Topic: [Increase in student numbers at Heidelberg between spring and summer, 1829]
Institution: University of Heidelberg   

Issue: 099, 16/09/29 p. 573-574
Heading: Shades of the Dead.--No. IX. Burns
Category: Literature   Philosophy   Education   
Topic: [Essay, which in contradistinction to an earlier Athenaeum essay, "On Oikology" (Issue 97), favours experience over "philosophy", in this case as the touchstone of great art. It protests that book-learning and abstract scholarship would have been no use to the Scottish vernacular poet Burns. "He had not been nourished on the dry dust of terminologies and technical artifices, but had drawn his knowledge from the real and vital stores of the world" and, "so well had he learned to attach importance to things instead of words, that his boyhood seems scarcely to have at all suffered even from the reading `Locke`s Essay on the Human Understanding`"]
Person: BURNS, Robert   
Issue: 101, 30/09/29 p. 619, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: University Education in Prussia, Para 10
Category: Geography   Prussia   Germany   Education   
Topic: [Statistical information on the overall increase in student numbers in the seven universities of Prussia, 1820 to 1828. Student numbers are shown for each discipline, broken down by religious affiliation of students]

Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 631
Heading: London University
Category: Science   Education   
Topic: The Sessional Initiatory Lecture [...] delivered in the Medical Theatre, on Thursday the 1st instant, by Professor Bell. [The difference in origin of London University and the old universities of England. The old universities were founded more to preserve religion than to extend learning and improve science. Though the universities of Scotland were less bound by the church and have encouraged science they still require constitutional reform. London University, however, has a constitution which protects thecontinuing provision of "the learning, sciences, and arts, which are useful to men in the pursuits of active life . ."]
Institution: University of London   East India Company   
, 01/10/1829
Issue: 103, 14/10/29 p. 647-648
Heading: The Scotch Student
Category: Education   Medicine   Law   Social Anthropology   Poverty   
Topic: [First-person account of a young English student`s arrival at the University of Edinburgh]
Institution: University of Edinburgh   

Issue: 104, 21/10/29 p. 661-662
Heading: The Scotch Student. (Continued from p. 647)
Category: Education   Health   Medicine   Law   Social Anthropology   Poverty   
Topic: [Second installment of a personal account of student life at Edinburgh university. It pokes mild fun at Edinburgh`s distinguished reputation and record of academic success by suggesting the manners of its students are uncouth. The article contrasts poor student lodgings, restricted diet and abuse of alcohol with the seeming gentility of the fine shops of the city. Nevertheless, the piece finally refers to the superiority of the Scottish educational system]
Institution: University of Edinburgh   

Issue: 105, 28/10/29 p. 680-681
Heading: The Scotch Student. To the Editor of "The Athenaeum"
Category: Education   Health   Medicine   Law   Poverty   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [A letter of objection to an irreverent personal account of life at Edinburgh University in Athenaeum issue 103, p. 647-648. It says the account will prove misleading. It is "partial, incorrect, and unphilosophical". The letter defends the Scottish educational system which has proved a model for the "London University"]
Institution: University of Edinburgh   University of London   King`s College, London   University of Cambridge   University of Oxford   
Letter Signed: "S."

Issue: 105, 28/10/29 p. 680
Heading: The Scotch Schoolmaster: A Dramatic Sketch
Category: Education   Poverty   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [A sketch in Scottish dialect on the progress of a "morning school" taking place in a rural ditch.. The characters are a "master" and his ragged pupils, who are depicted humorously mispronouncing names from classical history and misinterpreting it]
Person: LYONS, David   
Dramatic Dialogue
Issue: 106, 04/11/29 p. 697
Heading: The Scotch Student. To the Editor of the Athenaeum. [Second letter]
Category: Education   Health   Medicine   Law   Poverty   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [Letter of objection by "S" to a second "Scotch Student" article in Athenaeum issue 104, p. 661-662. The letter says the article is unrepresentative and inaccurate, in particular, references to poor lodgings many flights of stairs up. These sorts of buildings are only found in the old Edinburgh described by "the Author of Waverly"]
Person: PLEYDELL, Counsellor   SCOTT, Sir Walter   
Institution: London College of Surgeons   University of Oxford   University of Cambridge   University of Edinburgh   
Letter Signed: "S."

Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 711-712
Heading: The Scotch Schoolmaster. (Continued from p. 630)
Category: Education   Poverty   Social Anthropology   Christian Religion   Political Economy   Emigration   
Topic: [Satirical sequel to a sketch (issue 105, p. 680) on the convening of a Scottish "morning" school in a ditch. This (second) lesson considers current religious and political issues rather than classical history]
Person: CALVIN   IRVING, Edward   CHALMERS   
Dramatic Dialogue Signed: D. L.

Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 712-713
Heading: The Scotch Student. To the Editor of "the Athenaeum"
Category: Medicine   Law   Education   Health   Poverty   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [Answer from "G." to the letter(s) of objection by "S." (Athenaeum issue 105, p. 680-681 and issue 106, p.697) to G`s two articles called "The Scotch Student". "G." protests that his was a humorous article and finishes his letter with a taunting flourish, suggesting a general similarity "between a Scotchman and a Thistle"]
Person: STULTZ   HOBY   
Institution: University of Edinburgh   
Signed: "G."

Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 714
Heading: London University
Category: Education   Science   Astronomy   Political Economy   Physics   Chemistry   
Topic: [Opening of the ordinary session of the London University. Introductory lecture by Lardner]
Person: LARDNER, Dr.   NEWTON, Sir Isaac   LAVOISIER   WATT, James   DAVY, Sir Humphrey   AMOS, Prof.   DALE   
Institution: University of London   
Paper, 02/11/29
Issue: 108, 18/11/29 p. 727
Heading: The Leith Smack
Category: Geography   Travel   Ships   Scotland   Medicine   Astronomy   Education   Science   
Topic: [Informal, personal account of a sea trip from London to Leith in 1829. Contains a vignette upon the old Scottish chaperone of two young ladies and her comments upon the modern (scientific) education of girls]
, 01/06/1829 Signed: P. W.

Issue: 108, 18/11/29 p. 727
Heading: The Leith Smack
Category: Geography   Travel   Ships   Scotland   Medicine   Astronomy   Education   Science   
Topic: [Informal, personal account of a sea trip from London to Leith in 1829. Contains a vignette upon the old Scottish chaperone of two young ladies and her comments upon the modern (scientific) education of girls]
, 01/06/1829 Signed: P. W.

Issue: 109, 25/11/29 p. 744-745
Heading: The Scotch Schoolmaster. (Continued from p.712)
Category: Education   Poverty   Literature   Folklore   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [Third sketch, in which the master`s circumstances have changed; he now owns his own home and is about to get married to the sister of one his pupils. It is the "afternoon school". The members of the "ragged school", considerably grown up, meet at his new home and discuss education, politics and trade. One of their concerns is that the master`s social principles will be compromised by self-interest]
Dramatic Dialogue Signed: D. L.

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 776-777
Heading: The Scotch Schoolmaster. The Sequel. (Concluded from p. 711.)
Category: Social History   Literature   Education   
Topic: [One of the ragged youths from the morning school, now a baronet, comes back to the changed village in search of acquaintances and memories]
Prose Fiction Signed: D. L.

Issue: 114, 30/12/29 p. 823, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Law of Copyright in Russia, Para 2
Category: Law   Communication   Education   Geography   Russian Empire   
Topic: The following are the principal rules by which the rights of authors are preserved in Russia. They form part of a body of eighteen articles, published in 1828, at the end of an ordonnance regulating the censorship of the press...
Institution: College of General Education, Russia   

Issue: 114, 30/12/29 p. 823, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: National Education in Denmark, Para 1
Category: Public Administration   Law   Education   Geography   Denmark   Arithmetic   Natural History   Christian Religion   
Topic: [Provision of national education in Denmark. Administrative arrangements. Syllabus. Age range of pupils]
Institution: Commission of Public Education, Denmark   Superior Commission of Public Instruction, Denmark   Chancery of the Kingdom of Denmark   

Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 15-16
Heading: Travelling College
Category: Education   Travel   Geography   Science   Political Science   
Topic: [The formation of a school for young men in which different subjects, each appropriate to a different country, are to be studied intensively in the course of a stay in that country. Lessons will take place by correspondence. A visit to Italy will teach the arts, to Switzerland, the natural sciences, and to England the study of political science]
Person: DELABORDE, M. Alexandre   LORIOL, M.   
Source: L`Oriol: Geographie Physique et Historique de la France, par Bassins   Gazette d`Instruction Publique   

Issue: 119, 06/02/30 p. 65
Heading: On Education. First Conversation. Eubulus and Philochares. Munich, Jan. 8 (Continuation next week)
Category: Education   Children   Psychology   Mental Development   Philosophy   Folklore   Popularization Of Science   Natural History   
Topic: [Dialogue, in which the father of a motherless boy, sets out before a confidante, the philosophy of education which will make good his son`s lack]
Source: Bewick: Quadrupeds   Arabian Nights   
Dramatic Dialogue
Issue: 120, 13/02/30 p. 90-91
Heading: On Education. First Conversation.--Part II. Eubulus and Philochares
Category: Education   Children   Science   Natural History   Folklore   Geography   Psychology   Mental Development   Popularization Of Science   
Topic: [Second dialogue in the philosophy of education]
Dramatic Dialogue
Issue: 120, 13/02/30 p. 95, Section: Scientific and Miscellaneous
Heading: The Predominant Profession, Para 4
Category: Education   Medicine   Science   
Topic: [Statistics on students at Gottingen University]

Issue: 126, 27/03/30 p. 187
Heading: Society of Arts. Conversazione, Tuesday, March 23rd
Category: Agriculture   History   Engineering   Inventions   Manufactures   Steam Power   Education   Popularization Of Science   
Topic: Corn Mills. [The Athenaeum finds the subject of the lecture resistant to illustration or public demonstration; the material could have been found in books]
Institution: Society of Arts   
Lecture, 23/03/1830
Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 206
Heading: English Universities
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   Education   
Topic: [Numbers of students at Oxford and Cambridge]

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 283, Section: Foreign Correspondence
Heading: Munich, April, 1830, Para 2
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   Education   Political Economy   Physics   Law   Christian Religion   
Topic: [One hundred and seventy lectures scheduled for the forthcoming summer session. The information given shows what subjects are emphasized ]
Institution: University of Munich   
Signed: "T. T."

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 286, Section: Paris Chit-Chat
Heading: Dutch Universities, Para 19
Category: Education   Netherlands   
Topic: [The Dutch government is reputedly about to suppress the universities of Utrecht and Louvain]
Institution: University of Utrecht   University of Louvain   

Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Category: Libraries   Russian Empire   Communication   Education   
Topic: [New public library at Odessa]

Issue: 136, 05/06/30 p. 346-347
Heading: University Memoranda. To the Editor of the Athenaeum. Gottingen, 6 May, 1830
Category: Education   Europe   Social Sciences   Statistics   Medicine   Medical Profession   Women   Mathematics   Natural History   Historical Sciences   Philology   Archaeology   
Topic: [Report from the University of Gottingen, comparing university provision in the Netherlands, Prussia, Russia and Germany. Two successful accounts of female doctors are given, Erxleben and Wyttenbach]
Institution: University of Gottingen   University of Halle   University of Marburg   University of Bonn   University of Giessen   University of Munich   University of Leyden   University of Louvain   University of Liege   University of Utrecht   University of Ghent   University of Groningen   University of Dorpat   University of Kiel   
Letter, 06/05/1830 Signed: "K".

Issue: 140, 03/07/30 p. 410
Heading: Northern Asia. [Further extracts from the Correspondence of Dr. Erman]. English Missionaries
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Siberia   Philology   Mongolian Languages   Education   Zoology   Beavers   Meteorology   Climate   Mining   Gold Mining   
Topic: English Missionaries. Rein-Deer Riding. Severity of Climate. Gold Mines of Beresow
Person: ERMAN, Dr.   GUILLS, Robert   STANYBRASS, Messrs.   KOWALEWSKY   POPOW   
Source: Correspondence of Dr. Erman   

Issue: 140, 03/07/30 p. 411
Heading: University of London
Category: Education   Statistics   
Topic: [A school connected with the university will open in Gower Street in November. It will teach Latin, Greek, French, Arithmetic, and Writing, Geography and Drawing if desired]
Institution: University of London   University of London School   

Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 430
Heading: School-system, Bavaria, Para 21
Category: Geography   Germany   Education   Statistics   
Topic: [Bavarian schools about to undergo their third reform in three years]
Institution: Government of Bavaria   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 444
Heading: King`s College, London
Category: Education   Medicine   Science   
Topic: [Recent academic appointments made by the Council of King`s College]
Person: GREEN, J. H.   HAWKINS, Dr. Bisset   MAYO   HAWKINS, Dr. F. B.   HALL, Rev. T. G.   
Institution: King`s College, London   St. Thomas`s Hospital   Middlesex Hospital   Royal College of Surgeons   Royal College of Physicians   Magdalen College, Cambridge   

Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 444
Heading: London University
Category: Science   Education   
Topic: [Distribution of Prizes, including those in Mathematics, Natural Philosophy, Botany]
Person: CORLAS, Count   TURNER, W. A.   POWELL   TAYLOR, F.   
Institution: University of London   

Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 446
Heading: Gottingen, Para 15
Category: Geography   Education   Statistics   Germany   
Topic: [Falling student numbers at Gottingen]
Person: BAVARIA, Crown Prince of   CHARLES, Prince of Hohenzollern-Siegmaringen   HENRY, Prince of Hohenlohe-Laugenburg   
Institution: University of Gottingen   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 145, 07/08/30 p. 494
Category: Medicine   Medical Profession   Education   
Topic: [Claude, physician to the Egyptian armies, is to return to Paris with twelve Egyptian pupils]
Person: CLAUDE, M.   
Institution: Military Hospital of Abouzabel   

Issue: 146, 14/08/30 p. 509
Heading: Education in Turkey
Category: Geography   Education   Social Welfare   Turkey   
Topic: [A protestant school, run by "a society of philanthropists in the United States", has opened in Smyrna]
Institution: The American Society   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 146, 14/08/30 p. 509
Heading: London University
Category: Education   Medicine   Medical Profession   
Topic: [The Medical Schools will open on the 1st October. London University School will open on the 1st November]
Institution: University of London   

Issue: 147, 21/08/30 p. 525
Heading: Society of Arts at Dusseldorf. Berlin, 2nd August, 1830
Category: Education   Art   Manufactures   Public Administration   
Topic: [Society for] the fostering of native art by affording encouragement and support to the pupil as well as the artist himself...
Person: FREDERICK, Prince   
Institution: Royal Society of Arts for the Rhenish provinces and Westphalia   School of Arts, Dusseldorf   
, 02/08/1830
Issue: 147, 21/08/30 p. 526
Heading: University of St. Petersburg, Para 1
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Social Sciences   Statistics   Education   
Topic: [Rise in student numbers since 1826]
Institution: University of St. Petersburg   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 148, 28/08/30 p. 529
Heading: Perryian Principles
Category: Education   Philology   Inventions   Manufactures   Trade   
Topic: [A satirical article upon Perry, the author of pamphlets which advocate his patented educational system in "most subjects connected with Nature, Morals, Literature and Science" and which also advertise his patented products: pens, pen-holders, letter-paper and copy-books]
Source: Perryian Principles of teaching the Dead and the Living Languages, in Fifteen Articles   
Institution: Perryian Schools, London   
Ed`s Mark: JEWSBURY (Maria Jane [later Mrs. Fletcher])

Issue: 148, 28/08/30 p. 542
Heading: Bruxelles, Para 7
Category: Public Administration   Geography   Belgium   Science   Education   
Topic: [A new Belgian Academy of Arts and Sciences]

Issue: 149, 04/09/30 p. 557
Heading: Scotch Missionary School in Eastern Russia, Etc. Tiflis, July 15
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Demography   Education   Libraries   Statistics   Printing   
Topic: [A Scottish school in Tiflis, with forty Armenian pupils, teaches the Christian religion, the Armenian language, arithmetic, writing, Greek, Latin and English. Of the six Tartar schools in the area, five teach the Tartar and Persian languages and Persian history, the other teaches the Mahomedan religion, Arabic, arithmetic, astrology and medicine. (The Athenaeum puts an exclamation mark after "astrology"). There are also two Armenian schools which just teach reading Armenian, there being widespread illiteracy]
Source: St. Petersburg Gazette   
, 15/07/1830 Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 149, 04/09/30 p. 559
Heading: Jacotot`s System in Hindostan, Para 15
Category: Social Sciences   Education   
Topic: [One method of learning to read in India in the sixteenth century bears a resemblance to Jacotot`s System]
Person: JACOTOT   FAZIL, Abul   
Source: Ayeen Akberg   Abul Fazil: Institutes of the Emperor Akbar   

Issue: 149, 04/09/30 p. 559
Heading: New York, Para 10
Category: North America   United States   Education   
Topic: [University proposed in New York, to be modelled on London]
Institution: University of London   

Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 572
Heading: London University
Category: Medicine   Education   Medical Profession   
Topic: Mr. Bell`s resignation of the Chair of Surgery..
Person: BELL   PATTISON, Prof.   
Institution: University of London   

Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 574
Category: Social Sciences   Education   France   
Topic: M. Jacotot, the founder of the celebrated Universal Instruction [....] has been called [...] to take upon himself the reform of French education generally...
Person: JACOTOT   LAFAYETTE, General   

Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 574
Heading: Naval Library, Para 3
Category: Libraries   Education   Ships   
Topic: An attempt is about to be made to establish a Naval Library at Portsmouth...

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 591
Heading: University of Munich, Para 5
Category: Education   Germany   Social Sciences   Statistics   
Topic: It is mentioned, in a letter of the 20th August, that during the winter session 1830-1, one hundred and eighty-seven courses of lectures will be delivered by eighty-seven professors...[Numbers of academic courses in different disciplines]
Institution: University of Munich   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 152, 25/09/30 p. 606
Heading: University of Halle, Para 3
Category: Education   Germany   Social Sciences   Statistics   Medicine   
Topic: [Statistics on student numbers in each discipline]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 153, 02/10/30 p. 621
Heading: London University
Category: Education   Medicine   Medical Profession   
Topic: The Medical Session opened yesterday...[There are no fewer students]
Institution: University of London   
, 01/10/1830
Issue: 154, 09/10/30 p. 637
Heading: The Netherlands, Para 1
Category: Statistics   Education   Languages   Philology   
Topic: [The languages of the Netherlands by region, religious affiliation. The greatest density of schools, rate of illiteracy]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 155, 16/10/30 p. 649-650
Heading: The University of Breslau in Silesia. [Extract from a Private Letter]
Category: Education   Germany   Statistics   Medicine   Surgery   
Topic: [Student numbers and the large number of courses]
Institution: University of Breslau   Anatomical Museum of the University of Breslau   Zoological Museum, Breslau   
, 01/09/1830 Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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Issue: 059, 10/12/28 p. 938
Heading: Catalogue Raisonne of Recent Publications
Category: Education   Science   Literature   Philosophy   Philology   
Title: An Introductory Lecture delivered in the University of London, on Tuesday, November 11, 1828
Author: HURWITZ, Hyman   
Attribution: Professor of the Hebrew Language and Literature
Institution: University of London   

Issue: 060, 17/12/28 p. 950
Heading: Catalogue Raisonne of Recent Publications
Category: Philosophy   Education   Science   Religion   
Title: On the Knowledge of Christ Crucified, and other Divine Comtemplations. [...] With an Introductory Essay by the Rev. David Young, Perth
Author: HALE, Sir Matthew   
Attribution: Lord Chief Justice of King`s Bench, England

Issue: 064, 14/01/29 p. 23
Heading: Universities and Public Schools
Category: Education   Philosophy   Science   Literature   
Title: Extracts from a Work preparing fro publication, under the title of "Select Notices of Universities and Public Schools"
Author: ANON   
Institution: University of Edinburgh   University of Glasgow   Trinity College, Dublin   Belfast Academical Institution   King`s College, Canada   Royal College, Vendome   University of Gottingen   University of Berlin   University of Warsaw   The Russian Gymnasia   Yale College   

Issue: 071, 04/03/29 p. 135
Heading: Intellectual Philosophy
Category: Philosophy   Metaphysics   Education   
Title: Conversations on Intellectual Philosophy; or, a Familiar Explanation of the Nature and Operations of the Human Mind
Author: BROWN, Capt. Thomas   

Issue: 073, 18/03/29 p. 164-166
Heading: Infant Schools
Category: Science   Mathematics   Education   
Title: Letters on the System of Development, as pursued in Infants Schools
Author: ANON   
Attribution: By the Master of an Infant School

Issue: 076, 08/04/29 p. 216
Heading: Manual of Science
Category: Science   Literature   Education   
Title: The Manual of Science and Literature, and Weekly Register of the London Mechanics` Institution. Nos. I. and II.

Issue: 078, 22/04/29 p. 244-245
Heading: Education on the Continent
Category: Geography   Germany   Education   Science   Agriculture   Horticulture   
Title: Des Etablissemens pour l`Education Publique en Bavarice dans le Wurtemberg, et dans le pays de Bade, et Remarques sur les ameliorations a introduire dans ces establissemens pour les faire adopter en France, en Angleterre, et autres Pays
Author: LOUDON, J. C.   
Institution: La Societe pour l`Enseignement Elementaire a Paris   
Issue: 078, 22/04/29 p. 246
Heading: Chemistry
Category: Science   Chemistry   Philosophy   Education   
Title: A Chemical Catechism, in which the Elements of Chemistry, with the recent Discoveries in the Science, are clearly and fully explained. Illustrated by Notes, Engravings, and Tables; and containing an Appendix of Select Experiments, Etc.
Author: GRAHAM, Thomas John   
Attribution: Member of the Royal College of Surgeons in London

Issue: 078, 22/04/29 p. 248
Heading: Catalogue Raisonne
Category: Education   Language   
Title: Nature Displayed, Etc. Ninth edition
Author: DUFIEF   

Issue: 078, 22/04/29 p. 248
Heading: Catalogue Raisonne
Category: Philology   Education   Language   
Title: Nature Displayed, Etc. [Ninth edition]
Author: DUFIEF   

Issue: 080, 06/05/29 p. 273-274
Heading: The Hamiltonian System
Category: Education   Philosophy   Philology   Language   Classical Literature   
Title: The History, Principles, Practice, and Results of the Hamiltonian System, Etc.
Author: HAMILTON, J.   
Attribution: Author of "The Hamiltonian System"

Issue: 081, 13/05/29 p. 289-290
Heading: Progress and Prospects of Society
Category: Political Economy   Industry   Social Welfare   Education   
Title: Sir Thomas More: or, Colloquies on the Progress and Prospects of Society
Author: SOUTHEY, Robert   
Attribution: Poet Laureate

Issue: 081, 13/05/29 p. 295-296
Heading: The Hamiltonian System
Category: Education   Philosophy   Philology   Language   Classical Literature   
Title: The History, Principles, Practice, and results of the Hamiltonian System, Etc. [Second notice]
Author: HAMILTON, J.   
Attribution: Author of "The Hamiltonian System"

Issue: 082, 20/05/29 p. 308
Heading: The Hamiltonian System
Category: Education   Philosophy   Philology   Language   Classical Literature   Mathematics   Mineralogy   
Title: The History, Principles, Practice, and Results of the Hamiltonian System, Etc. [Third notice]
Author: HAMILTON, J.   
Attribution: Author of "The Hamiltonian System"
Institution: Morning Chronicle   Westminster Review   Edinburgh Review   

Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 628
Category: Periodicals   Education   Science   Literature   
Title: The London University Magazine. October, 1829. [Contains a slighting reference to the contents as "a Melange of the scientific and the agreeable"]

Issue: 105, 28/10/29 p. 675-676
Heading: Insect Architecture
Category: Education   Communication   Entomology   Bees   
Title: The Family Library, No. VII.: History of Insects. Volume I

Issue: 105, 28/10/29 p. 675-676
Heading: Insect Architecture
Category: Education   Communication   Entomology   Bees   
Title: The Library of Entertaining Knowledge: Vol. 3--Part 1. Insect Architecture
Institution: Society of Entertaining Knowledge   

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 771-772
Category: Science   Popularization Of Science   Education   Scrap-books   
Title: Recreations in Science; or, a Complete Series of Rational Amusement
Author: ANON   
Attribution: Author of "Endless Amusements"

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 772
Category: Medicine   Popularization Of Science   Education   Literature   
Title: The Study of Medicine, by John Mason Good, containing all the Author`s final Corrections and Improvements. Third Edition, with much additional modern Information on Physiology, Practice, Pathology, and the Nature of Diseases in General. By Samuel Cooper, Author of the "Dictionary of Practical Surgery", Etc
Author: GOOD, John Mason   
Attribution: M. D.; F. R. S.

Issue: 113, 23/12/29 p. 804
Category: Education   Philology   Language   
Title: Guide to the French Language; especially devised for Persons who wish to sudy the Elements of that Language without the assistance of a Teacher. Fourth edition
Author: LE BRETHON, J. J. P.   

Issue: 113, 23/12/29 p. 804
Category: Medicine   Education   Philology   Language   Classical Literature   
Title: The Eight Books on Medicine of A. C. Celsus, with a literal and interlinear Translation on the principles of the Hamiltonian System, adapted for Students in Medicine
Author: UNDERWOOD, J. W.   

Issue: 114, 30/12/29 p. 818-819
Heading: Letters from Bertha
Category: Science   Literature   Education   Children   Popularization Of Science   Encyclopaedias   Chemistry   Archaeology   
Title: Letters from Bertha, on a Visit to her Uncle, in England
Issue: 117, 23/01/30 p. 41
Category: Education   Philology   
Title: The Etymological Spelling-Book
Author: BUTLER, Henry   

Issue: 117, 23/01/30 p. 41
Category: Geography   Education   Science   
Title: A Catechism of Geography. Second edition
Author: MURRY, Hugh   
Attribution: F. R. S. E.

Issue: 117, 23/01/30 p. 41
Category: Geography   Education   
Title: A System of Geography for the use of Schools and Private Students. Twelfth edition
Author: EWING, Thomas   

Issue: 117, 23/01/30 p. 41
Category: Science   Education   
Title: A Catechism of the Works of Creation. Second edition
Author: SMITH, Peter   
Attribution: A. M.

Issue: 119, 06/02/30 p. 72-73
Heading: Education
Category: Education   Science   
Title: The Literary and Scientific Class-Book. Second edition
Author: PLATTS, Rev. John   

Issue: 119, 06/02/30 p. 73
Heading: Education
Category: Education   Science   Literature   
Title: The Literary Blue Book; or Calendar of Literature, Science, and Art, for 1830
Author: ANON   

Issue: 120, 13/02/30 p. 90
Category: Periodicals   Education   
Title: Fraser`s Magazine for Town and Country. No. I
Institution: Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge   

Issue: 120, 13/02/30 p. 90
Category: Philology   Education   
Title: A Compendious German Grammar, with a Dictionary of Prefixes and Affixes, alphabetically arranged, according to the recent Investigations of J. Grimm, and other distinguished Grammarians
Author: BERNAYS, A.   
Attribution: Editor of the "German Poetical Anthology"

Issue: 123, 06/03/30 p. 135
Category: Physics   Time   Education   Children   Popularization Of Science   
Title: Conversations on Comparative Chronology
Author: ANON   

Issue: 124, 13/03/30 p. 151
Category: Geography   Education   Children   
Title: A Compendium of Modern Geography. Second edition
Author: STEWART, Rev. Alexander   

Issue: 124, 13/03/30 p. 151
Category: Medicine   Surgery   Education   
Title: Lectures on Practical and Medical Surgery, forming part of an Extended Course on the Principles and Practice of Surgery. Delivered in 1828 and 1829
Author: ALCOCK, Thomas   

Issue: 124, 13/03/30 p. 152
Category: Education   Reference Books   
Title: Treasury of Knowledge and Library of Reference. Parts I and II
Author: MAUNDER, Samuel   

Issue: 124, 13/03/30 p. 152
Category: Mathematics   Education   
Title: A Concise System of Mathematics, in Theory and Practice
Author: INGRAM, Alexander   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 169
Category: Geography   Education   
Title: Conversations on the Natural Geography of Europe and Africa, Etc.
Author: MATTHIAS, Mrs.   

Issue: 126, 27/03/30 p. 182-183
Category: Geography   North America   Canada   Education   
Title: Letters from Nova Scotia; comprising Sketches of a Young Country
Author: MOORSOM, Capt. W.   
Attribution: 52nd Light Infantry

Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 197
Category: Natural History   Periodicals   Popularization Of Science   Education   Scotland   Social Anthropology   Burial   
Title: Sketches from Nature
Author: McDIARMID, John   

Issue: 133, 15/05/30 p. 296
Category: Education   Philology   
Title: A Comparative Grammar of the English, French, and Italian Languages, Etc.
Author: EATON, Mrs.   

Issue: 134, 22/05/30 p. 305-306
Category: Philosophy Of Science   Professional Ethics   History Of Science   Education   Astronomy   Geography   Geodesy   
Title: Reflections on the Decline of Science in England, and on some of its Causes
Author: BABBAGE, Charles   
Institution: Royal Society   Government Office of Ordnance   Board of Longitude   

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