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Victorian science and Victorian values : literary perspectives / edited by James Paradis and Thomas Postlewait.

; Postlewait, Thomas
New York, N.Y. : New York Academy of Sciences, 1981.
ISBN 9780897661102, 0897661109, 9780897661096, 0897661095

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Other Authors Paradis, James G., 1942-
Postlewait, Thomas.
Subjects Didactic literature, English -- History and criticism.
Didactic literature, English.
Englisch.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English literature.
Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
Great Britain.
Grossbritannien.
History, 19th Century.
Intellectual life.
Kongress.
Literatur.
Literature -- History.
Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Literature and science.
Littérature -- Congrès comme sujet.
Naturwissenschaften.
Science -- Histoire.
Science -- History.
Science -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Science -- Social aspects.
Science in literature.
Social Values.
Social values in literature.
Wissenschaft.
Series Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences ; v. 360.
Description xiii, 362 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
data file rda
Copyright Date 1981.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / James Paradis and Thomas Postlewait -- Scientists as Intellectuals : The Early Victorians / S.S. Schweber -- The Romantic Tide Reaches Trinity : Notes on the Transmission and Diffusion of New Approaches to Traditional Studies at Cambridge, 1820-1840 / Robert O. Preyer -- Filaments, Females, Families and Social Fabric : Carlyle's Extension of a Biological Analogy / Jeffrey L. Spear -- Darwin and Landscape / James Paradis -- "Through Science to Despair" : Geology and the Victorians / Dennis R. Dean -- Astronomical Imagery in Victorian Poetry / Jacob Korg -- The "Aims and Intentions of Nature" / David A. Roos -- Mill, Arnold, and Scientific Humanism / Robert Alan Donovan -- Dickens and Victorian Dream Theory / Catherine A. Bernard -- Ruskin and Tyndall : The Poetry of Matter and The Poetry of Spirit / Paul L. Sawyer -- The Spectacular English Sunsets of the 1880s / Thomas A. Zaniello -- The Language of Science and Psychology in George Eliot's Daniel Deronda / Sally Shuttleworth -- Facts and Constructs : Victorian Humanists and Scientific Theorists on Scientific Knowledge / Donald R. Benson -- Bernard Shaw and Science : The Aesthetics of Causality / Thomas Postlewait.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
New York (NY, 1978)
Geographic Area England
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7197825
(OCoLC)ocm07197825
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat

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