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Knowing Nature in Early Modern Europe

1st Edition

By David Beck

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240 pages

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pub: 2015-02-01
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Description

Today we are used to clear divisions between science and the arts. But early modern thinkers had no such distinctions, with ‘knowledge’ being a truly interdisciplinary pursuit. Each chapter of this collection presents a case study from a different area of knowledge.

Reviews

"Knowing Nature in Modern Europe provides a series of intriguing insights into how nature was studied and interpreted in early modern Europe." --Thinking Like A Mountain- The Weird & Wonderful in the History of Science & the Environment

About the Author

David Beck is an Academic Technologist and Lecturer in History at the University of Warwick, UK.

About the Series

Warwick Series in the Humanities

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LIT019000
LITERARY CRITICISM / Renaissance
SCI034000
SCIENCE / History