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Title The transformation of science in Germany at the beginning of the nineteenth century : physics, mathematics, poetry, and philosophy / edited by Olaf Breidbach and Roswitha Burwick.
Imprint Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, [2013]
©2013

Subject Science -- Philosophy -- History -- 19th century.
Science -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
Science -- Social aspects -- 19th century.
Alt Name Breidbach, Olaf.
Burwick, Roswitha.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 374 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Many books have looked at early nineteenth century science through the lens of the whole of Europe. This book takes a solidly Germanic view of natural science, depicting a view of natural science. It dismantles the well-worn cliché of a speculative philosophy and an empirical natural science that began to move further and further away from each other, ultimately becoming irreconcilable. Such an interpretation of the physical-philosophical discourse into different disciplines imposes the dualistic viewpoint of our own time onto an era where erecting such categorical boundaries between knowledge.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780773445376 (electronic bk.)
0773445374 (electronic bk.)
9780773418172 (electronic bk.)
0773418172 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 831117217
Additional Format Print version: Breidbach, Olaf. Transformation of Science in Germany At the Beginning of the Nineteenth Century. Lewiston : The Edwin Mellen Press, 2013 9780773445376