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Title Linnaeus, natural history and the circulation of knowledge / edited by Hanna Hodacs, Kenneth Nyberg and Stéphane van Damme
Imprint Oxford : Voltaire Foundation, [2018]
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Descript xv, 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Series Oxford University studies in the Enlightenment, 0435-2866 ; 2018:01
Oxford University studies in the Enlightenment ; 2018:01
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-267) and index
Introduction: de-centring and re-centring Linnaeus / Hanna Hodacs, Kenneth Nyberg and Stephane Van Damme -- 1. Notebooks, files and slips: Carl Linnaeus and his disciples at work / Isabelle Charmantier -- 2. What is a botanical author? Pehr Osbeck's travelogue and the culture of collaborative publishing in Linnaean botany / Bettina Dietz -- 3. The price of Linnaean natural history: materiality, commerce and change / Hanna Hodacs -- 4. In the name of Linnaeus: Paris as a disputed capital of natural knowledge (1730-1789) / Stephane Van Damme -- 5. On the use and abuse of natural history: Linnaean science in Kant's Koenigsberg / Jonas Gerlings -- 6. The Edinburgh connection: Linnaean natural history, Scottish moral philosophy and the colonial implications of Enlightenment thought / Linda Andersson Burnett and Bruce Buchan -- 7. Negotiating people, plants and empires: the fieldwork of Johann Gerhard König in South and South East Asia (1768-1785) / Niklas Thode Jensen -- 8. Lives of useful curiosity: the global legacy of Pehr Loefling in the long eighteenth century / Kenneth Nyberg and Manuel Lucena Giraldo
Subject Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778
Plants -- Classification -- History -- 18th century
Plants -- Classification -- History -- 19th century
Alt Author Hodacs, Hanna, 1971- editor
Nyberg, Kenneth, 1971- editor
Damme, Stéphane van, editor
Voltaire Foundation, publisher
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