skip to content
Experiment and natural philosophy in seventeenth-century Tuscany : the history of the Accademia del cimento Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Experiment and natural philosophy in seventeenth-century Tuscany : the history of the Accademia del cimento

Author: Luciano Boschiero
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer Verlag, ©2007.
Series: Studies in history and philosophy of science (Dordrecht, Netherlands), v. 21.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Counters historiographies that search for the origins of modern science within the experimental practices of Europe's first scientific institutions, such as the Cimento.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luciano Boschiero
ISBN: 9781402062452 1402062451
OCLC Number: 154712093
Description: xi, 251 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Galileo And Beyond.- 350 Years of coming to grips with the experimental activities of Galileo and his followers.- Vincenzio Viviani (1622-1703): Galileo's last disciple.- Giovanni Alfonso Borelli (1608-1679).- What it meant to be a Cimento academician.- The Accademia Del Cimento: 1657-1662.- Experiments concerning air pressure and the void and a look at the Accademia's internal workings.- The artificial freezing process of liquids, and the properties and effects of heat and cold.- The Accademia Del Cimento: 1662-1667.- The Cimento's publication process and presentational techniques: formulating a policy of self-censorship.- The Saturn problem and the path of comets: an analysis of the academicians' theoretical and observational Astronomy.
Series Title: Studies in history and philosophy of science (Dordrecht, Netherlands), v. 21.
Responsibility: Luciano Boschiero.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/154712093> # Experiment and natural philosophy in seventeenth-century Tuscany : the history of the Accademia del cimento
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "154712093" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Place/dordrecht> ; # Dordrecht
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ne> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Event/1600_1699> ; # 1600 - 1699
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Organization/accademia_del_cimento_florens> ; # Accademia del cimento (Florens)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Place/florence> ; # Florence.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Topic/accademia_del_cimento> ; # Accademia del Cimento
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/994807> ; # Learned institutions and societies
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/507.204551/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/157941540> ; # Accademia del cimento (Florence, Italy)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204699> ; # Italy--Florence.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Topic/natuurfilosofie> ; # Natuurfilosofie
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Topic/learned_institutions_and_societies_italy_florence_history> ; # Learned institutions and societies--Italy--Florence--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Topic/science_italy_florence_history_17th_century> ; # Science--Italy--Florence--History--17th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Topic/experimenteel_onderzoek> ; # Experimenteel onderzoek
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Organization/accademia_del_cimento_florence_italy> ; # Accademia del cimento (Florence, Italy)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108176> ; # Science
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/56931340> ; # Luciano Boschiero
   schema:datePublished "2007" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/796132029> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Series/australasian_studies_in_history_and_philosophy_of_science> ; # Australasian studies in history and philosophy of science ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Series/studies_in_history_and_philosophy_of_science_dordrecht_netherlands> ; # Studies in history and philosophy of science (Dordrecht, Netherlands) ;
   schema:name "Experiment and natural philosophy in seventeenth-century Tuscany : the history of the Accademia del cimento"@en ;
   schema:productID "154712093" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/154712093#PublicationEvent/dordrecht_springer_verlag_2007> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Agent/springer_verlag> ; # Springer Verlag
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781402062452> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/154712093> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Agent/springer_verlag> # Springer Verlag
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Springer Verlag" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Organization/accademia_del_cimento_florence_italy> # Accademia del cimento (Florence, Italy)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Accademia del cimento (Florence, Italy)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Organization/accademia_del_cimento_florens> # Accademia del cimento (Florens)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Accademia del cimento (Florens)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Series/australasian_studies_in_history_and_philosophy_of_science> # Australasian studies in history and philosophy of science ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/154712093> ; # Experiment and natural philosophy in seventeenth-century Tuscany : the history of the Accademia del cimento
   schema:name "Australasian studies in history and philosophy of science ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Series/studies_in_history_and_philosophy_of_science_dordrecht_netherlands> # Studies in history and philosophy of science (Dordrecht, Netherlands) ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/154712093> ; # Experiment and natural philosophy in seventeenth-century Tuscany : the history of the Accademia del cimento
   schema:name "Studies in history and philosophy of science (Dordrecht, Netherlands) ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Topic/accademia_del_cimento> # Accademia del Cimento
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Accademia del Cimento"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Topic/experimenteel_onderzoek> # Experimenteel onderzoek
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Experimenteel onderzoek"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Topic/learned_institutions_and_societies_italy_florence_history> # Learned institutions and societies--Italy--Florence--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009129408> ;
   schema:name "Learned institutions and societies--Italy--Florence--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796132029#Topic/science_italy_florence_history_17th_century> # Science--Italy--Florence--History--17th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85118553> ;
   schema:name "Science--Italy--Florence--History--17th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108176> # Science
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Science"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204699> # Italy--Florence.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Italy--Florence." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/994807> # Learned institutions and societies
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Learned institutions and societies"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/157941540> # Accademia del cimento (Florence, Italy)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Accademia del cimento (Florence, Italy)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56931340> # Luciano Boschiero
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Boschiero" ;
   schema:givenName "Luciano" ;
   schema:name "Luciano Boschiero" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781402062452>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1402062451" ;
   schema:isbn "9781402062452" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/154712093>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/154712093> ; # Experiment and natural philosophy in seventeenth-century Tuscany : the history of the Accademia del cimento
   schema:dateModified "2016-05-09" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.