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The natural philosophy of Margaret Cavendish : reason and fancy during the scientific revolution / Lisa T. Sarasohn.

By: Sarasohn, Lisa T, 1950-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Johns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science: 128th ser., 2.Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2010Description: xi, 251 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780801894435 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0801894433 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of, 1624?-1674 -- Knowledge -- Physics | Feminism and science -- England -- History -- 17th century | Women in science -- History -- 17th century | Science -- Philosophy -- History -- 17th centuryDDC classification:
Contents:
Gender, nature, and natural philosophy -- A wonderful natural philosopher -- Cavendish's early atomism -- The life of matter -- The imaginative universe of natures pictures -- The politics of matter -- The challenge of immaterial matter -- Cavendish against the experimenters -- Material regenerations -- Does Cavendish matter?
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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