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The Resource Science and beliefs : from natural philosophy to natural science, 1700-1900, edited by David M. Knight, Matthew D. Eddy

Science and beliefs : from natural philosophy to natural science, 1700-1900, edited by David M. Knight, Matthew D. Eddy

Label
Science and beliefs : from natural philosophy to natural science, 1700-1900
Title
Science and beliefs
Title remainder
from natural philosophy to natural science, 1700-1900
Statement of responsibility
edited by David M. Knight, Matthew D. Eddy
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Index
index present
LC call number
Q125
LC item number
.S43177 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Knight, David M
  • Eddy, Matthew
Series statement
Science, technology, and culture, 1700-1945
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Religion and science
Label
Science and beliefs : from natural philosophy to natural science, 1700-1900, edited by David M. Knight, Matthew D. Eddy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Science and beliefs/
  • David M. Knight
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • metaphysics of science in the romantic era/
  • Barry Gower
  • p. 17
  • 3.
  • Rearranging seventeenth-century natural history into natural philosophy : eighteenth-century editions of Boyle's works/
  • Harriet Knight
  • p. 31
  • 4.
  • Boundary work : 'national quarrels and party factions' in eighteenth-century British botany/
  • Susan McMahon
  • p. 43
  • 5.
  • Sociability, utility and curiosity in the Spalding gentlemen's society, 1710-1760/
  • Michael Honeybone
  • p. 63
  • 6.
  • Set in stone : medicine and the vocabulary of the Earth in eighteenth-century Scotland/
  • Matthew D. Eddy
  • p. 77
  • 7.
  • Scientific servicemen in the Royal Navy and the professionalisation of science, 1816-1855/
  • Randolph Cock
  • p. 95
  • 8.
  • Expertise and Christianity : high standards versus the free market in popular publishing/
  • Aileen Fyfe
  • p. 113
  • 9.
  • Darwinian 'becoming' and early nineteenth-century historiography : the cases of Jules Michelet and Thomas Carlyle/
  • Richard Somerset
  • p. 129
  • 10.
  • Charles Darwin : a Christian undermining Christianity?/
  • Momme von Sydow
  • p. 141
  • 11.
  • Michael Faraday meets the 'high-priestess of God's works' : a romance on the theme of science and religion/
  • Geoffrey Cantor
  • p. 157
  • 12.
  • 'open clash between science and the church'? : Wilberforce, Huxley and Hooker on Darwin at the British Association, Oxford, 1860/
  • Frank A. J. L. James
  • p. 171
  • 13.
  • invention of altruism : August Comte's Positive polity and respectable unbelief in Victorian Britain/
  • Thomas Dixon
  • p. 195
  • 14.
  • radiometer and its lessons : William Carpenter versus William Crookes/
  • William H. Brock
  • p. 213
  • 15.
  • From science to the popularization of science : the career of J. Arthur Thomson/
  • Peter J. Bowler
  • p. 231
  • 16.
  • Concluding reflections/
  • John H. Brooke
  • p. 251
Control code
b70015783861
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 272 p.
Isbn
9780754639961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Science and beliefs : from natural philosophy to natural science, 1700-1900, edited by David M. Knight, Matthew D. Eddy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Science and beliefs/
  • David M. Knight
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • metaphysics of science in the romantic era/
  • Barry Gower
  • p. 17
  • 3.
  • Rearranging seventeenth-century natural history into natural philosophy : eighteenth-century editions of Boyle's works/
  • Harriet Knight
  • p. 31
  • 4.
  • Boundary work : 'national quarrels and party factions' in eighteenth-century British botany/
  • Susan McMahon
  • p. 43
  • 5.
  • Sociability, utility and curiosity in the Spalding gentlemen's society, 1710-1760/
  • Michael Honeybone
  • p. 63
  • 6.
  • Set in stone : medicine and the vocabulary of the Earth in eighteenth-century Scotland/
  • Matthew D. Eddy
  • p. 77
  • 7.
  • Scientific servicemen in the Royal Navy and the professionalisation of science, 1816-1855/
  • Randolph Cock
  • p. 95
  • 8.
  • Expertise and Christianity : high standards versus the free market in popular publishing/
  • Aileen Fyfe
  • p. 113
  • 9.
  • Darwinian 'becoming' and early nineteenth-century historiography : the cases of Jules Michelet and Thomas Carlyle/
  • Richard Somerset
  • p. 129
  • 10.
  • Charles Darwin : a Christian undermining Christianity?/
  • Momme von Sydow
  • p. 141
  • 11.
  • Michael Faraday meets the 'high-priestess of God's works' : a romance on the theme of science and religion/
  • Geoffrey Cantor
  • p. 157
  • 12.
  • 'open clash between science and the church'? : Wilberforce, Huxley and Hooker on Darwin at the British Association, Oxford, 1860/
  • Frank A. J. L. James
  • p. 171
  • 13.
  • invention of altruism : August Comte's Positive polity and respectable unbelief in Victorian Britain/
  • Thomas Dixon
  • p. 195
  • 14.
  • radiometer and its lessons : William Carpenter versus William Crookes/
  • William H. Brock
  • p. 213
  • 15.
  • From science to the popularization of science : the career of J. Arthur Thomson/
  • Peter J. Bowler
  • p. 231
  • 16.
  • Concluding reflections/
  • John H. Brooke
  • p. 251
Control code
b70015783861
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 272 p.
Isbn
9780754639961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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