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The Resource The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment, J.B. Shank, (electronic resource)

The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment, J.B. Shank, (electronic resource)

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The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment
Title
The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment
Statement of responsibility
J.B. Shank
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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CaPaEBR
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Shank, John Bennett
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • Newton, Isaac
  • Science
  • Enlightenment
  • Science
Label
The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment, J.B. Shank, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [507]-548) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Newton without newtonianism : French mathematical science in the early eighteenth century -- Sources of Enlightenment Newtonianism : toward a new climate of science in France after 1715 -- Preparing the battlefield : fighting for and against Newton after 1715 -- The invention of French Newtonianism : Maupertuis and Voltaire -- Making the "philosophe" : Voltaire's Newtonianism and the scandal of the lettres philosophiques -- A French culture war : the battle over Newtonianism -- Leibnizianism and the solidification of the French Enlightenment
Control code
ebr10265970
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 571 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Newton wars and the beginning of the French Enlightenment, J.B. Shank, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [507]-548) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Newton without newtonianism : French mathematical science in the early eighteenth century -- Sources of Enlightenment Newtonianism : toward a new climate of science in France after 1715 -- Preparing the battlefield : fighting for and against Newton after 1715 -- The invention of French Newtonianism : Maupertuis and Voltaire -- Making the "philosophe" : Voltaire's Newtonianism and the scandal of the lettres philosophiques -- A French culture war : the battle over Newtonianism -- Leibnizianism and the solidification of the French Enlightenment
Control code
ebr10265970
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 571 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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