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Title Francis Bacon and the refiguring of early modern thought : essays to commemorate The advancement of learning (1605-2005) / edited by Julie Robin Solomon and Catherine Gimelli Martin
Published London : Routledge, 2017
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Description 1 online resource
Series Literary and scientific cultures of early modernity
Literary and scientific cultures of early modernity.
Contents 1. Introduction / Julie Robin Solomon -- 2. Bacon, atomism, and imposture : the true and the useful in history, myth, and theory / Reid Barbour -- 3. The new science and the Via Negativa : a mystical source for Baconian empiricism / Michael McCanles -- 4. The feminine birth of the mind : regendering the empirical subject in Bacon and his followers / Catherine Gimelli Martin -- 5. "The very idea!" : Francis Bacon, E.O. Wilson on the rehabilitation of Eidos / John C. Briggs -- 6. Francis Bacon and the unity of knowledge : reason and revelation / Jerry Weinberger -- 7. The hidden life of matter : techniques for prolonging of life in the writings of Francis Bacon / Guido Giglioni -- 8. "The purer foundations" : Bacon and legal education / Daniel R. Coquillette -- 9. A society of Baconians? : the collective development of Bacon's method in the Royal Society of London / William T. Lynch -- 10. Francis Bacon, The advancement of learning, and historical thought / Fritz Levy -- 11. "Seated between the Old World and the New" : geopolitics, natural philosophy, and proficient method / Timothy J. Reiss
Notes "An Ashgate book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed June 6, 2017)
Subject Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626.
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626. Advancement of learning.
Bacon, Francis 1561-1626
Bacon, Francis 1561-1626 The advancement of learning
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626.
Bacon, Francis.
Bacon, Francis. Advancement of learning.
Advancement of learning (Bacon, Francis)
Knowledge, Theory of.
Learning -- Philosophy.
Science -- Methodology.
Form Electronic book
Author Martin, Catherine Gimelli, editor.
Solomon, Julie Robin, editor.
ISBN 1351935895