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Defining Science: William Whewell, Natural Knowledge and Public Debate in Early Victorian Britain

Defining Science

William Whewell, Natural Knowledge and Public Debate in Early Victorian Britain

Cambridge University Press (1993)
US$42.50

A 1993 assessment of the role of the historian and philosopher of science, William Whewell, in early...

Defining the Common Good: Empire, Religion and Philosophy in Eighteenth-Century Britain

Defining the Common Good

Empire, Religion and Philosophy in Eighteenth-Century Britain

Cambridge University Press (1994)
US$52.99

This book focuses on the political thought of late eighteenth-century Britain, discussing the crisis...

The Idea of Luxury: A Conceptual and Historical Investigation

The Idea of Luxury

A Conceptual and Historical Investigation

Cambridge University Press (1994)
US$21.50

This book analyses the idea of luxury, shows how its evaluative meaning has changed, and explores...

The Enlightenment's Fable: Bernard Mandeville and the Discovery of Society

The Enlightenment's Fable

Bernard Mandeville and the Discovery of Society

Cambridge University Press (1994)
US$52.99

Study of influence of Anglo-Dutch Enlightenment theorist, author of infamous maxim 'private vices,...

Englishness and the Study of Politics: The Social and Political Thought of Ernest Barker

Englishness and the Study of Politics

The Social and Political Thought of Ernest Barker

Cambridge University Press (1994)
US$37.99

An analysis of the thought of one of the most wide-ranging and influential theorists of the 'English...

Strategies of Economic Order: German Economic Discourse, 1750–1950

Strategies of Economic Order

German Economic Discourse, 1750–1950

Cambridge University Press (1995)
US$56.50

This book provides an overview of 200 years of German economic thought from the eighteenth century...

The Transformation of Natural Philosophy: The Case of Philip Melanchthon
Cambridge University Press (1995)
US$49.50

A study of the transformation of natural philosophy by the Lutheran Philip Melanchthon.

Milton and Republicanism
Cambridge University Press (1995)
US$37.99

Historians and literary critics offer a comprehensive thematic assessment of Milton's political and...

Classical Humanism and Republicanism in English Political Thought, 1570–1640
Cambridge University Press (1995)
US$49.50

A new perspective on two seminal themes in English political thought before the Civil War.

The Social and Political Thought of Bertrand Russell: The Development of an Aristocratic Liberalism

The Social and Political Thought of Bertrand Russell

The Development of an Aristocratic Liberalism

Cambridge University Press (1995)
US$37.99

A study of Russell's social and political thought in its intellectual and cultural context.