Authors

Alain Boureau

Alain Boureau directeur d'études at the EHESS is the director of the Groupe d'Anthropologie Scolastique. He recently finished a trilogy on scolastic thought : L'Empire du livre. Pour une histoire du savoir scolastique (1200-1380), Paris, Les Belles-Lettres, 2007 ; La Religion de l'Etat. La construction de la République étatique dans le discours théologique de l’Occident médiéval (1250-1350), Paris, Les Belles-Lettres, 2006 ; De vagues individus. La condition humaine dans la pensée scolastique, Paris, Les Belles-Lettres, 2008.

Guido Castelnuovo

Guido Castelnuovo is lecturer in medieval history at the Université de Savoie. A specialist of the Savoyard states in the Middle Ages, he prepares a book on the Italian nobility during the High Middle Ages.

Michel Jonin

Michel Jonin is a lecturer in Spanish at the Université de Provence. A specialist on medieval Spain, he has worked on 15th century Christian discourse on the Converso.

Carlos López-Beltrán

Carlos López-Beltrán is a research fellow at the Institute for philosophical research of the Universidad Nacional Autonóma de México. A specialist of modern and early modern theories of heredity, his recent publications include : El Sesgo Hereditario, Mexico : UNAM, 2004.

Maaike van der Lugt

Maaike van der Lugt is lecturer in medieval history at the Université Paris Diderot (Paris 7) and a junior member of the Institut Universitaire de France. Specialized in medieval medicine, she has co-directed the research project on the history of the concept of heredity.

Charles de Miramon

Charles de Miramon is a research fellow at the CNRS and member of the Groupe d'Anthropologie Scolastique (CRH / EHESS). Specialized in medieval learned law, he has co-directed the research project on the history of the concept of heredity.

Staffan Müller-Wille

Staffan Müller-Wille is Egenis Research Fellow at the University of Exeter. A specialist of the history of biology in the Early modern period, and in particular of Carl von Linné, he has co-directed, with Hans-Jörg Rheinberger : Heredity Produced: At the Crossroads of Biology, Politics, and Culture, 1500-1870, Cambridge, Mass. MIT Press, 2007.

Klaus Oschema

Klaus Oschema is lecturer in medieval history at the Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg. A specialist of the history of the nobility, Klaus Oschema has published a book on the role of friendship at the court of Burgundy : Freundschaft und Nähe im spätmittelalterlichen Burgund. Studien zum Spannungsfeld von Emotion und Institution, Köln/Weimar/Wien 2006.

Hans-Jörg Rheinberger

Hans-Jörg Rheinberger is the director of the Max-Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. A specialist of the history and epistemology of molecular biology, he has co-directed, with Staffan Müller-Wille : Heredity Produced: At the Crossroads of Biology, Politics, and Culture, 1500-1870, Cambridge, Mass. MIT Press, 2007.

Franck Roumy

Franck Roumy is professor of legal history at the Université Panthéon Assas (Paris II). A specialist of medieval learned private law, he has published a book on medieval legal theories of adoption : L’adoption dans le droit savant du XIIe au XVIe siècle, Paris, LGDJ, 1998

Joseph Ziegler

Joseph Ziegler is senior lecturer in the department of general history of the University of Haifa (Israel). A specialist of medieval medicine, he prepares a book on learned physiognomy in the Middle Ages.