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The Resource Dying to know : scientific epistemology and narrative in Victorian England, George Levine, (electronic book)

Dying to know : scientific epistemology and narrative in Victorian England, George Levine, (electronic book)

Label
Dying to know : scientific epistemology and narrative in Victorian England
Title
Dying to know
Title remainder
scientific epistemology and narrative in Victorian England
Statement of responsibility
George Levine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levine, George
Dewey number
828/.80809356
Index
index present
LC call number
PR788.S33
LC item number
L48 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English prose literature
  • Literature and science
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Knowledge, Theory of, in literature
  • Science in literature
  • Science
  • Descartes, René
Label
Dying to know : scientific epistemology and narrative in Victorian England, George Levine, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-315) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The narrative of scientific epistemology -- Dying to know Descartes -- Carlyle, Descartes, and objectivity : lessen thy denominator -- Autobiography as epistemology : the effacement of self -- My life as a machine : Francis Galton, with some reflections on A.R. Wallace -- Self-effacement revisited : women and scientific autobiography -- The test of truth : Our Mutual Friend -- Daniel Deronda : a new epistemology -- The Cartesian Hardy : I think, therefore I'm doomed -- Daring to know : Karl Pearson and the romance of science -- The epistemology of science and art : Pearson and Pater
Control code
ebr10432643
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 326 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780226475387
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Dying to know : scientific epistemology and narrative in Victorian England, George Levine, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-315) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The narrative of scientific epistemology -- Dying to know Descartes -- Carlyle, Descartes, and objectivity : lessen thy denominator -- Autobiography as epistemology : the effacement of self -- My life as a machine : Francis Galton, with some reflections on A.R. Wallace -- Self-effacement revisited : women and scientific autobiography -- The test of truth : Our Mutual Friend -- Daniel Deronda : a new epistemology -- The Cartesian Hardy : I think, therefore I'm doomed -- Daring to know : Karl Pearson and the romance of science -- The epistemology of science and art : Pearson and Pater
Control code
ebr10432643
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 326 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780226475387
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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