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作者 Cohen, Adam Max
書名 Technology and the early modern self [electronic resource] / Adam Max Cohen
出版項 New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
國際標準書號 9780230619586
0230619584
book jacket
版本 1st ed
說明 xii, 268 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-259) and index
Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: A New Instrument -- TheClockwork Self: Mechanical Clockwork and Early Modern Discipline -- Confessions of a Man in Print: Cataloguing Erasmian Literary Ambition -- Painted Words Put into the Press: The Forms and Functions of Ambition in Spenser's The Shepheardes Calender -- All Works and No Plays: Jonson's 1616 Folio andthe Redefinition of Dramatic Authorship 175 -- The Nimble Gunner and the Versatile Prince: Agility and the Early Modern Military Revolution 219 -- Perspectives on Perspective: The Philosophic Eye andthe Prehistory of the Telescope the and the Microscope 252 -- 'A New Perspective Glass': TelescopicDiscoveries of Universal Uniformity 281 -- 'To see a World in a Grain of Sand': Microscopic Perspectives on Subvisible Wonders
Electronic reproduction. Basingstoke, England : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Mode of access:World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Apr. 24, 2009). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions
Cohen utilizes the interdisciplinary nature of contemporary literaryand cultural studies to shed new light on the relationships between technologies and the people who used them during the early modern period
Palgrave
鏈接 Original 0230609872 9780230609877 (DLC) 2008028422 (OCoLC)226357039
主題 Technology -- Social aspects -- History
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