Fact and Feeling Baconian Science and the Nineteenth-century Literary Imagination

by Jonathan Smith

Part of the Science & Literature Series

Fact and Feeling Baconian Science and the Nineteenth-century Literary Imagination Synopsis

Examining the cultural debate about scientific method in 19th-century Britain, this study focuses on Francis Bacon to argue that literary figures were involved in constructing a methodology that would serve both science and literature, by bringing together reason and imagination.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780299143541
Publication date: 31st October 1994
Author: Jonathan Smith
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 288 pages
Categories: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 , Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800, Philosophy of science,

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