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CLEP* Western Civilization I Book + Online

CLEP* Western Civilization I Book + Online

By Dr. Robert M Ziomkowski
Print Edition $34.95


  • Pages: 368
  • Publication Date: December 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-7386-1048-1

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About the Author

Robert Ziomkowski, Ph.D., received a postdoctoral degree at the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto, in 2002. He earned his doctorate in History from Cornell University in 2000.

Dr. Ziomkowski’s teaching repertoire includes courses in western civilization, medieval history, ancient history, science in the western tradition, Islamic civilization and Latin, as well as seminars on witchcraft and heresy, the soul in medieval culture, and paleography. His current research focuses on the medieval reception of ancient Greek science, especially as seen in commentaries on the creation narratives in the Book of Genesis and Plato’s Timaeus.

Dr. Ziomkowski’s publications include a monograph on a controversial medieval thinker, Manegold of Lautenbach: Liber contra Wolfelmum (Louvain: Peeters Press, 2002; Dallas Medieval Texts and Translations, vol. 1), as well as articles in The Journal of Neoplatonic Studies and Scribner’s New Dictionary of the History of Ideas.

In 2002–2003 he curated an exhibition of Cornell University’s medieval manuscripts and published an online version, From Manuscript to Print: The Evolution of the Medieval Book (http://rmc. library.cornell.edu/medievalbook/). He currently teaches at Ithaca College.