Welcome to the oxford university history faculty’s blog the blog is written by the history faculty’s current and former students we hope their experiences gives you an insight into what it’s really like to study history at oxford. The university of oxford was a medieval wonder after its foundation in the late 12th century it designed one of europe's most admired syllabuses for the study of the liberal arts (the trivium and the quadrivium) and theology, and attracted teachers of international caliber and fame.
The university of oxford (formally the chancellor masters and scholars of the university of oxford) is a collegiate research university located in oxford, england. This feature allows you to scroll through the tables of contents for each of the major reference works on oxford biblical studies online, including the oxford companion to the bible and the new oxford encyclopedia of the books of the bible.
The oxford university museum of natural history, sometimes known simply as the oxford university museum or oumnh, is a museum displaying many of the university of oxford's natural history specimens, located on parks road in oxford, england. Unusually for an oxford history course, integral case studies are located in the university itself: we will examine the architecture and interior of st mary’s, the university church, and the chapels of several oxford colleges. For the history of scholastic philosophy, the universities of paris and oxford are probably more important than the total of all other european universities this is a collection of essays on the history of the university of oxford, mostly for the 12th and 13th centuries.
The oxford history of the united states (1982–2017) is an ongoing multi-volume narrative history of the united states published by oxford university press.
Microsculpture presents the insect collection of the oxford university museum of natural history like never before the result of a collaboration between the museum and photographer levon biss, this series of beautifully-lit, high magnification portraits captures the microscopic form of insects in striking large-format and high-resolution detail. Oxford university press is a department of the university of oxford it furthers the university's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.
History the collegiate system arose because oxford university came into existence through the gradual agglomeration of numerous independent institutions over the centuries several different types of college have emerged and disappeared monastic halls the first academic houses were monastic halls. Joseph gascoigne grew up in and went to a comprehensive secondary in peterborough, cambridgeshire between 2014 and 2017 he studied history at keble college, and on graduating was awarded the herbert prize for the best thesis in colonial history.