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Inventing human science : eighteenth-century domains

Author: EBSCO Publishing (Firm)
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Inventing human science.
Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, ©1995
(DLC) 95006242
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: EBSCO Publishing (Firm)
ISBN: 058503172X 9780585031729
OCLC Number: 1074257420
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 357 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction: how to prepare a noble savage : the spectacle of human science / Christopher Fox --
Anthropology and conjectural history in the Enlightenment / Robert Wokler --
Medical science and human science in the Enlightenment / Roy Porter --
The language of human nature / Roger Smith --
The gaze of natural history / Phillip Sloan --
Sex and gender / Ludmilla Jordanova --
Remaking the science of mind : psychology as natural science / Gary Hatfield --
The Enlightenment science of society / David Carrithers --
The non-normal sciences : survivals of Renaissance thought in the eighteenth century / Gloria Flaherty --
Political economy : the desire and needs of present and future generations / Sylvana Tomaselli --
The Enlightenment science of politics / Robert Wokler.
Responsibility: edited by Christopher Fox, Roy Porter, and Robert Wokler.


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