Ana Rodrigues



Ana Rodrigues

Academic title(s)



Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa


Department of History and Philosophy of Sciences


Assistant Professor


Campo Grande

Zip code

1749-016 Lisboa




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Short biography


Ana Duarte Rodrigues has a PhD in Art History from NOVA. She is currently assistant professor of the Department of History and Philosophy of Science of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon. She is an associated researcher of CIUHCT and the principal investigator of the research project ‘Sustainable Beauty for Algarvean Gardens’, funded by FCT. She is the editor of Gardens and Landscapes journal, published by De Gruyter Open. Her research areas include Art and Science.

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Recent publications

Rodrigues, Ana D; Simões, Ana. 2017. “Horticulture in Portugal 1850–1900: The role of science and public utility in shaping knowledge”, Annals of Science 74, 3: 1 – 22.
Rodrigues, Ana D. 2017. “The role of Portuguese Gardens in the development of Botanical and Horticultural Expertise”, Journal of Early Modern Studies 6, 1: 69 – 89.

Rodrigues, Ana D. 2017. “Sustainable beauty for algarvean gardens: cross-boundary solutions between the humanities and the sciences”, Interdisciplinary Science Reviews 42, 3: 296 – 308.
Rodrigues, Ana D. 2016. “Bjørn Okholm Skaarup. Anatomy and Anatomists in Early Modern Spain.; Enrique Fernández. Anxieties of Interiority and Dissection in Early Modern Spain”, ISIS. A journal of the History of Science Society 107, 2: 402 – 404.

Rodrigues, Ana D. 2016. Gardening Knowledge Through the Circulation of Agricultural Treatises in Portugal From the Sixteenth to Eighteenth Centuries.  In Gardens, Knowledge and the Sciences in the Early Modern Period, ed. Hubertus FischerVolker R. RemmertJoachim Wolschke-Bulmahn, 305 – 317. ISBN: 978-3-319-26340-3. Cham: Springer International Publishing.

Rodrigues, Ana D; Luna, Rui C.. 2015. “The 8th Marquis of Fronteira’s taste of gardening in its English cultural context”, Gardens & Landscapes of Portugal 1, 3: 31 – 60.



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Research interests


Additional research interests

Gardens and Landscapes, public parks and gardens