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The Resource The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment, J.B. Shank

The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment, J.B. Shank

Label
The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment
Title
The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment
Statement of responsibility
J.B. Shank
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Shank, John Bennett
Dewey number
509.4409033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Science
  • Enlightenment
  • Science
Label
The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment, J.B. Shank
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [507]-548) 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
Newton without newtonianism : French mathematical science in the early eighteenth century -- Sources of Enlightenment Newtonianism : toward a new climate of science in France after 1715 -- Preparing the battlefield : fighting for and against Newton after 1715 -- The invention of French Newtonianism : Maupertuis and Voltaire -- Making the "philosophe" : Voltaire's Newtonianism and the scandal of the lettres philosophiques -- A French culture war : the battle over Newtonianism -- Leibnizianism and the solidification of the French Enlightenment
Control code
FIEb16821002
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 571 pages
Isbn
9780226749457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)176979921
Label
The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment, J.B. Shank
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [507]-548) 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
Newton without newtonianism : French mathematical science in the early eighteenth century -- Sources of Enlightenment Newtonianism : toward a new climate of science in France after 1715 -- Preparing the battlefield : fighting for and against Newton after 1715 -- The invention of French Newtonianism : Maupertuis and Voltaire -- Making the "philosophe" : Voltaire's Newtonianism and the scandal of the lettres philosophiques -- A French culture war : the battle over Newtonianism -- Leibnizianism and the solidification of the French Enlightenment
Control code
FIEb16821002
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 571 pages
Isbn
9780226749457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)176979921

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