Article ID: CBB000077848

Voyages, mesures et instruments: Une nouvelle expérience du monde au Siècle des lumières (1997)

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Description “This paper is focused on the various instruments and measuring devices that travellers took with them to the top of mountains, such as barometers, thermometers, hygrometers, and other meteorological devices ... We intend to analyse how measuring and quantifying practices were related to philosophical assumptions about order in nature ...”


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Authors & Contributors
Giroux, Jacqueline
Ducos, Joëlle
Zuidervaart, Huibert Jan
Zouckermann, Raymond
Herlea, Alexandre
Galtier, Charles
Journals
Mémoires de l'Académie des Sciences, Arts et Belles-Lettres de Dijon
British Journal for the History of Science
Foundations of Science
Bulletin des Académie et Société Lorraines des Sciences
Bulletin of the Scientific Instrument Society
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Publishers
Horvath
Ministère de l'Équipement, du Logement, des Transports de la Mer, Direction de la Métérologie Nationale
Champion
Concepts
Meteorology
Measuring instruments
Scientific apparatus and instruments
Science and technology, relationships
Quantification
Societies; institutions; academies
People
Torricelli, Evangelista
Galilei, Galileo
Cotte, Louis
Aristotle
Conty, Evrart de
Watt, James
Places
France
Netherlands
United States
Belgium
England
Germany
Times
18th century
19th century
20th century, early
Medieval
17th century
Renaissance
Institutions
Académie des Sciences, Arts et Belles-Lettres de Dijon
France. Marine nationale
Great Britain. Royal Air Force
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