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The Resource Nature, empire, and nation : explorations of the history of science in the Iberian world, Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra

Nature, empire, and nation : explorations of the history of science in the Iberian world, Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra

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Nature, empire, and nation : explorations of the history of science in the Iberian world
Title
Nature, empire, and nation
Title remainder
explorations of the history of science in the Iberian world
Statement of responsibility
Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cañizares-Esguerra, Jorge
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Science
  • Spain
  • Science
  • Spain
  • Creoles
Label
Nature, empire, and nation : explorations of the history of science in the Iberian world, Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-224) and index
Contents
Chivalric epistemology and patriotic narratives : Iberian colonial science -- The colonial Iberian roots of the scientific revolution -- From baroque to modern colonial science -- New world, new stars : patriotic astrology and the invention of Ameridian and Creole bodies in colonial Spanish America, 1600-1650 -- Eighteenth-century Spanish political economy : epistemology and decline -- How derivative was Humboldt? : microcosmic narratives in early modern Spanish America and the (other) origins of Humboldt's ecological sensibilities -- Landscapes and identities : Mexico 1850-1900
Control code
ocm64895346
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 230 p.
Isbn
9780804755436
Lccn
2006005163
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Nature, empire, and nation : explorations of the history of science in the Iberian world, Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-224) and index
Contents
Chivalric epistemology and patriotic narratives : Iberian colonial science -- The colonial Iberian roots of the scientific revolution -- From baroque to modern colonial science -- New world, new stars : patriotic astrology and the invention of Ameridian and Creole bodies in colonial Spanish America, 1600-1650 -- Eighteenth-century Spanish political economy : epistemology and decline -- How derivative was Humboldt? : microcosmic narratives in early modern Spanish America and the (other) origins of Humboldt's ecological sensibilities -- Landscapes and identities : Mexico 1850-1900
Control code
ocm64895346
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 230 p.
Isbn
9780804755436
Lccn
2006005163
Other physical details
ill.

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