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Losing touch with nature : literature and the new science in sixteenth-century England / Mary Thomas Crane.

By: Crane, Mary Thomas, 1956- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2014Description: xi, 227 pages ; 24 centimetres.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781421415314 (hardcover : acidfree paper); 1421415313 (hardcover : acidfree paper).Subject(s): English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc | Literature and society -- England -- History -- 16th century | Literature and science -- England -- History -- 16th century | Science in literature -- History | Science -- England -- History -- 16th century | England -- Intellectual life -- 16th centuryDDC classification: 820.9/003
Contents:
Aristotelian naturalism and its discontents -- Losing touch with nature -- Spenser and the new science -- Shakespeare: New forms of nothing -- Matter and power -- Epilogue: What about Bacon?
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Includes bibliographical references (pages [177]-217) and index.

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