Book ID: CBB000933064

The Singular and the Making of Knowledge at the Royal Society of London in the Eighteenth Century (2009)


Fontes da Costa, Palmira (Author)

Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Publication Date: 2009
Physical Details: xvi + 214 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description Refers to the status of singular experiences.

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Review Gascoigne, John (2010) Review of "The Singular and the Making of Knowledge at the Royal Society of London in the Eighteenth Century". British Journal for the History of Science (p. 124). unapi

Review Miller, David Philip (2011) Review of "The Singular and the Making of Knowledge at the Royal Society of London in the Eighteenth Century". Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology (p. 563). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Wragge-Morley, Alexander
Allen, David Elliston
Cavazza, Marta
Riley, Margaret
Torrens, Hugh S.
Honeybone, Michael
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
Archives of Natural History
British Journal for the History of Science
Intellectual History Review
Journal of the History of Collections
History of Science
Ashgate Publishing
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution & William Herschel Society
William Morrow
Societies; institutions; academies
Natural history
Experience; witness
Experiments and experimentation
Science and society
Grew, Nehemiah
Ray, John
Sloane, Hans
Hales, Stephen
Evelyn, John
Willis, Thomas
Time Periods
18th century
17th century
19th century
20th century
Early modern
Great Britain
Bologna (Italy)
Bath (England)
Royal Society of London
Accademia delle Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna

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