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Mechanism and materialism; : British natural philosophy in an age of reason, [by] Robert E. Schofield

Label
Mechanism and materialism; : British natural philosophy in an age of reason
Title
Mechanism and materialism;
Title remainder
British natural philosophy in an age of reason
Statement of responsibility
[by] Robert E. Schofield
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schofield, Robert E
Index
index present
LC call number
QC6
LC item number
.S423
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QC 6
NLM item number
S367m 1969
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Physics
  • Mechanism (Philosophy)
  • Materialism
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Physique
  • Mécanisme (Philosophie)
  • Matérialisme
  • Materialism
  • Mechanism (Philosophy)
  • Physics
  • Natuurkunde
  • Physique
  • Materialismus
  • Naturphilosophie
  • Matérialisme
  • Mécanisme (Philosophie)
  • Physique - Philosophie
  • Materialismus
  • Naturphilosophie
  • Großbritannien
  • Großbritannien
Label
Mechanism and materialism; : British natural philosophy in an age of reason, [by] Robert E. Schofield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 299-322
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Newton's legacy -- pt. I. Mechanism and dynamic corpuscularity, 1687-1740. Diffusion of a Newtonian creed -- Elaboration of a theory -- Experimental Newtonianism -- pt. II. Aether and materialism, 1740-1789. Second thoughts and the new revelation -- Newtonian pagans and heretics -- Early continental interactions -- The imponderable fluids -- Vital physiology and elementary chemistry -- pt. III. Neo-mechanism, 1760-1815. Forces, fluid dynamics, and fields -- Interregnum, 1789-1815
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 336 pages
Isbn
9780691080727
Lccn
72090960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00066388
  • (OCoLC)ocm00066388
Label
Mechanism and materialism; : British natural philosophy in an age of reason, [by] Robert E. Schofield
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 299-322
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's legacy -- pt. I. Mechanism and dynamic corpuscularity, 1687-1740. Diffusion of a Newtonian creed -- Elaboration of a theory -- Experimental Newtonianism -- pt. II. Aether and materialism, 1740-1789. Second thoughts and the new revelation -- Newtonian pagans and heretics -- Early continental interactions -- The imponderable fluids -- Vital physiology and elementary chemistry -- pt. III. Neo-mechanism, 1760-1815. Forces, fluid dynamics, and fields -- Interregnum, 1789-1815
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 336 pages
Isbn
9780691080727
Lccn
72090960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00066388
  • (OCoLC)ocm00066388

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