Enlightenment, Modernity and Science: Geographies of Scientific Culture and Improvement in Georgian England

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Scientific culture was one of the defining characteristics of the English Enlightenment. The latest discoveries were debated in homes, institutions and towns around the country. But how did the dissemination of scientific knowledge vary with geographical location? What were the differing influences in town and country and from region to region? "Enlightenment, Modernity and Science" provides the first full length study of the geographies of Georgian scientific culture in England. The author takes the reader on a tour of the ...

Enlightenment, Modernity and Science: Geographies of Scientific Culture and Improvement in Georgian England 2010, I. B. Tauris & Company

ISBN-13: 9781848853669

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