Publications (Selection) Dr. Christoph Sander


Magnes. Der Magnetstein und der Magnetismus in den Wissenschaften der Frühen Neuzeit, Leiden-Boston: Brill 2020 (Mittellateinische Studien und Texte 53), URL:

Digital Publications

Magnetic Margins. A Census and Readers' Annotations Database, 2022, URL: and

Rara Magnetica. A Repository of Texts and Images Related to the Premodern Research on Magnetism, 2021, URL: and


Jesuit Science Revisited: Scope, Usefulness, and Challenges of a Historiographical Label, in: Archivum Historicum Societatis Iesu 91, 182 (2022), pp. 461–93, URL: (open access).

Rendering Magnetism Visible. Diagrams and Experiments between 1300 and 1700, in: Centaurus 64, 2 (2022), pp. 315–359, URL: (open access).

Matteo Valleriani/Christoph Sander, Paratexts, Printers, and Publishers: Book Production in Social Context, in: Matteo Valleriani/Andrea Ottone (Eds.), Publishing Sacrobosco's "De Sphaera" in Early Modern Europe. Modes of Material and Scientific Exchange, Cham: Springer Nature 2022, pp. 337–367, URL: (open access).

Magnets and Garlic. An Enduring Antipathy in Early-Modern Science, in: Intellectual History Review 30, 4 (2020), pp. 523–560, URL: (open access).

Matteo Valleriani/Florian Kräutli/Maryam Zamani/Alejandro Tejedor/Malte Vogl/Sabine Bertram/Gesa Funke/Holger Kantz/Christoph Sander, The Emergence of Epistemic Communities in the Sphaera Corpus, in: Journal of Historical Network Research 3, 1 (2019), pp. 50–91, URL: (open access).

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