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  • THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO BACON
    THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO BACON

    Francis Bacon (1561-1626) is one of the most important figures of the early modern era. His plan for scientific reform played a central role in the birth of the new science. The essays in this volume offer a comprehensive survey of his writings on science, including his classifications of sciences, his theory of knowledge and of forms, his speculative philosophy, his idea of cooperative scientific research and the providential aspects of Baconian science. There are also essays on Bacon's theory of...

  • Rhetoric Politics And Popularity Pre Revolutionary England | History of ideas | Cambridge University Press
    Rhetoric Politics And Popularity Pre Revolutionary England | History of ideas | Cambridge University Press

    Rhetoric, Politics and Popularity in Pre-Revolutionary England provides a completely new account of the political thought and culture of Elizabethan and early Stuart England. It examines the centrality of humanist rhetoric in the pre-revolutionary educational system and its vital contribution to the political culture of the period. Humanism, Markku Peltonen argues, was crucial to the development of the participatory character of English politics as schoolboys were taught how to speak about taxation...

    £60.00
    cambridge.org
  • Peltonen Markku: The Duel in Early Modern England: Civility, Politeness and Honour
    Peltonen Markku: The Duel in Early Modern England: Civility, Politeness and Honour

    Series editor: Lorraine Daston, Series editor: Dorothy Ross, Series editor: Quentin Skinner, Series editor: James Tully

    £31.34
    eruditor.com