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Francis Bacon and the project of progress / Robert K. Faulkner.

Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [1993] .
ISBN 0847678571, 084767858X

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Subjects Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626.
Bacon, Francis.
Filosofia da ciência.
Filosofia moderna -- Inglaterra.
Verlichting (cultuurgeschiedenis)
progrès -- Bacon, Francis (écrivain)
Description ix, 308 pages ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1993]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents part I. The Politics of Enlightenment. Chapter 1. A Plan and Its Interpreters. Chapter 2. The Art of Enlightenment. Chapter 3. Improvements on Machiavelli: Empire Humane, Civil, and Visionary -- part II. Self, Society, and Domination: Reconsidering Baconian Individualism. Chapter 4. The Self-Made Man. Chapter 5. The Ancients Corrected: Wisdom as Policy, Friendship as Leadership. Chapter 6. The Emperor over Time -- part III. The State of Progress. Chapter 7. Bacon and the Modern State. Chapter 8. Henry VII, the State-Builder. Chapter 9. The Great Power. Chapter 10. The Politics of Hope. Chapter 11. Visions and Powers: The Comprehensive Politics of Progress. Chapter 12. The Foundation of the Project. Appendix 1: Civil Image of Julius Caesar -- Appendix 2: Imago Civilis Julii Caesaris -- Appendix 3: Civil Image of Augustus Caesar -- Appendix 4: Imago Civilis Augusti Caesaris.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)27811690
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Faulkner, Robert K., 1934-
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