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James Bono, PhD

Department of History, Associate Professor and Chair

Department of Medicine, Associate Professor

Specialty

Early Modern Europe

Selected Publications

  1. The Word of God and the Languages of Man: Interpreting Nature in Early Modern Science and Medicine. Vol. 1, Ficino to Descartes. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1995.
  2. Does the Body Matter? The University at Buffalo Sesquicentennial Symposium. Special Issue of Configurations 5:2 (Spring 1997). Guest Editor, James J. Bono.
  3. Ethical Issues in Health Care on the Frontiers of the Twenty-First Century. Ed. Stephen E. Wear, James J. Bono, Gerald Logue, and Adrianne McEvoy. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2000.
  4. Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World: Europe 1450-1789. Associate Editor for Science, Medicine, and Technology. {Editor-in-chief, Jonathan Dewald.] 6 vols. New York: Scribners, forthcoming [December 2003].
  5. "Medical Spirits and the Medieval Language of Life." Traditio 40 (1984): 91-130.
  6. "Science, Discourse, and Literature: The Role/Rule of Metapho-r in -Science." In: Literature and Science: Theory and Practice. Edited by Stuart Peterfreu-nd. Boston: Northeas-tern University Press, 1990. Pp. 59-89.
  7. "Locating Narratives: Science, Metaphor, Communities, and Epistemic Styles." In: Grenzüberschreitungen in der Wissenschaft: Crossing Boundaries in Science. Ed. by Peter Weingart. Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, 1995. Pp. 119-151.
  8. "From Paracelsus to Newton: The Word of God, the Book of Nature, and the Eclipse of the Emblematic World View." In Newton and Religion: Context, Nature, and Influence. Ed. James Force and Richard H. Popkin. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1999. Pp. 45-76.
  9. “The Human Genome, Difference, and Disease: Nature, Culture, and New Narratives for Medicine’s Future.” In Ethical Issues in Health Care on the Frontiers of the Twenty-First Century. Ed. Stephen E. Wear, James J. Bono, Gerald Logue, and Adrianne McEvoy. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2000. Pp. 113-124.
  10. “A New Ithaca: Toward a Poetics of Science.” 2B: A Journal of Ideas 14 (1999): 63-73.
  11. "Why Metaphor? Toward a Metaphorics of Scientific Practice." In Science Studies: Probing the Dynamics of Scientific Knowledge. Ed. Sabine Maasen and Matthias Winterhager. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2001. Pp. 215-234.