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Title Networks of enlightenment : digital approaches to the republic of letters / edited by Chloe Edmondson and Dan Edelstein
Imprint Liverpool : Liverpool University Press on behalf of Voltaire Foundation, [2019]
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 RCHSS Library  B1302.E65 N48 2019    AVAILABLE    30560400687296
Descript xii, 303 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Series Oxford University studies in the Enlightenment, 0435-2866 ; 2019:06
Oxford University studies in the Enlightenment ; 2019:06. 0435-2866
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-297) and index
List of figures and tables -- Dan Edelstein and Chloe Summers Edmonson, Introduction: historical network analysis and social groups in the Enlightenment -- I. Correspondence networks -- Nicholas Cronk, Voltaire's correspondence network: questions of exploration and interpretation -- Kelsey Rubin-Detlev and Andrew Kahn, Catherine the Great and the art of epistolary networking -- Cheryl Smeall, 'He belonged to Europe': Francesco Algarotti (1712-1764) and his European networks -- Pierre-Yves Beaurepaire, The networks and the reputation of an ambitious Republican of Letters: Jacques de Perard (Paris, 1713-Stettin, 1766) -- II. Social networks -- Chloe Summers Edmonson, Julie de Lespinasse and the 'philosophical' salon -- Charlotta Wolff, 'Un admirateur des philosophes modernes': the networks of Swedish ambassador Gustav Philip Creutz in Paris, 1766-1783 -- Maria Teodora Comsa, Casanova's French networks: transitioning from a backstage coterie to the beau monde -- III. Knowledge networks -- Melanie Conroy, The eighteenth-century French academic network -- Mark Algee-Hewitt, The principles of meaning: networks of knowledge in Johnson's Dictionary -- Summaries -- Bibliography -- Index
Subject Social networks -- Europe -- History -- 18th century
Enlightenment -- Europe -- History -- 18th century
Europe -- Intellectual life -- History -- 18th century
Enlightenment. fast (OCoLC)fst00912527
History. fast (OCoLC)fst00958235
1700-1799 fast
Alt Author Edmondson, Chloe (Chloe Summers), editor
Edelstein, Dan, editor
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