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作者 Skouen, Tina
書名 Rhetoric and the Early Royal Society : A Sourcebook
出版項 Leiden : BRILL, 2014
國際標準書號 9789004283701 (electronic bk.)
book jacket
版本 1st ed
說明 1 online resource (290 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
系列 Scholarly Communication Ser. ; v.3
Scholarly Communication Ser
附註 Intro -- Rhetoric and the Early Royal Society: A Sourcebook -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Notes on Contributors -- Sources -- Introduction -- PART 1: Theoretical Perspectives -- 1 Totius in verba: Rhetoric and Authority in the Early Royal Society -- 2 Rhetoric in the Early Royal Society -- 3 Language Reform in the Late Seventeenth Century -- 4 Argument and 17th-Century Science: A Rhetorical Analysis with Sociological Implications -- PART 2: Case Studies -- 5 Invitation and Engagement: Ideology and Wilkins's Philosophical Language -- 6 "The Spirit of Invention": Hooke's Poetics for a New Science in An Attempt to Prove the Motion of the Earth by Observation -- 7 The Looking Glass of Facts: Collecting, Rhetoric and Citing the Self in the Experimental Natural Philosophy of Robert Boyle -- 8 Science versus Rhetoric?: Sprat's History of the Royal Society Reconsidered -- Further Reading -- Index
This volume is a sourcebook for those interested in how the experimentalists of the seventeenth century profoundly shaped modern scholarly communication
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Skouen, Tina Rhetoric and the Early Royal Society : A Sourcebook Leiden : BRILL,c2014 9789004283695
主題 Royal Society (Great Britain) -- History.;English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Rhetoric.;English language -- 18th century -- Rhetoric.;Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History.;English philology
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Alt Author Stark, Ryan
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