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The Resource Cabinets of experimental philosophy in eighteenth-century Europe, edited by Jim A. Bennett and Sofia Talas, (electronic resource)

Cabinets of experimental philosophy in eighteenth-century Europe, edited by Jim A. Bennett and Sofia Talas, (electronic resource)

Label
Cabinets of experimental philosophy in eighteenth-century Europe
Title
Cabinets of experimental philosophy in eighteenth-century Europe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jim A. Bennett and Sofia Talas
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cabinets of Experimental Philosophy in Eighteenth-Century Europe explains how collections of instruments for demonstrating the principles of Newtonian science were offered successfully to a broad public audience and formed the basis of an intellectual, educational and cultural movement that spread across Europe
Member of
Dewey number
  • 507.2/04
  • 507.204
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bennett, J. A.
  • Talas, Sofia
Series statement
  • History of science and medicine library,
  • Scientific instruments and collections
Series volume
  • v. 40
  • v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments
  • Cabinets of curiosities
  • Science
  • Physics
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
Cabinets of experimental philosophy in eighteenth-century Europe, edited by Jim A. Bennett and Sofia Talas, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cabinets for Experimental Philosophy in the Netherlands / Huib J. Zuidervaart -- Entrepreneurs in Experiments : The Leiden Cabinet of Physics and the Motives of its Founders (1675-1742) / Hans Hooijmaijers and Ad Maas -- New Light on the Cabinet of Physics of Padua / Sofia Talas -- The Lost Cabinet of Experimental Philosophy of the University of Oxford / Jim Bennett -- Failure, Fraud and Instrument Cabinets : Academic Involvement in the Eighteenth-Century Dutch Water Crisis / Tiemen Cocquyt -- The Cabinet of Physics at Riddarhuset in Stockholm in the Eighteenth Century / Inga Elmqvist Söderlund -- Designing the House of Knowledge in Eighteenth-Century Naples : The Ephemeral Museum of Ferdinando Spinelli, Prince of Tarsia / Paola Bertucci -- Between Teaching and Collecting : The Lost Cabinet of Physics of Princes José and João of Portugal (1777-1808) / Marta C. Lourenço and David Felismino -- The Gazola Family's Scientific Cabinet : Politics, Society and Scientific Collecting in the Twilight of the Republic of Venice / Ivano Dal Prete -- Collections of Experimental Natural Philosophy in Eighteenth-Century Poland / Ewa Wyka -- "Monuments of Science" : How the Teyler Museum's Instrument Collection Became Historical / Martin Weiss -- The Physics Cabinet of the Istituto Tecnico Toscano / Paolo Brenni
Control code
ocn851157102
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004252974
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851157102
Label
Cabinets of experimental philosophy in eighteenth-century Europe, edited by Jim A. Bennett and Sofia Talas, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cabinets for Experimental Philosophy in the Netherlands / Huib J. Zuidervaart -- Entrepreneurs in Experiments : The Leiden Cabinet of Physics and the Motives of its Founders (1675-1742) / Hans Hooijmaijers and Ad Maas -- New Light on the Cabinet of Physics of Padua / Sofia Talas -- The Lost Cabinet of Experimental Philosophy of the University of Oxford / Jim Bennett -- Failure, Fraud and Instrument Cabinets : Academic Involvement in the Eighteenth-Century Dutch Water Crisis / Tiemen Cocquyt -- The Cabinet of Physics at Riddarhuset in Stockholm in the Eighteenth Century / Inga Elmqvist Söderlund -- Designing the House of Knowledge in Eighteenth-Century Naples : The Ephemeral Museum of Ferdinando Spinelli, Prince of Tarsia / Paola Bertucci -- Between Teaching and Collecting : The Lost Cabinet of Physics of Princes José and João of Portugal (1777-1808) / Marta C. Lourenço and David Felismino -- The Gazola Family's Scientific Cabinet : Politics, Society and Scientific Collecting in the Twilight of the Republic of Venice / Ivano Dal Prete -- Collections of Experimental Natural Philosophy in Eighteenth-Century Poland / Ewa Wyka -- "Monuments of Science" : How the Teyler Museum's Instrument Collection Became Historical / Martin Weiss -- The Physics Cabinet of the Istituto Tecnico Toscano / Paolo Brenni
Control code
ocn851157102
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004252974
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851157102

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