Languages of Science in the Eighteenth Century

Languages of Science in the Eighteenth Century

By: Britt-Louise Gunnarsson (editor)Hardback

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The eighteenth century is an important period both in the history of science and in the history of languages. In this volume, seventeen authors explore, from a variety of angles, the construction of a scientific language and discourse. The chapters explore the forming of scientific communities, the emergence of new languages of science, the spread of scientific ideas, and the development of scientific writing.

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Britt-Louise Gunnarsson, Uppsala University, Sweden.

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  • ISBN13: 9783110255058
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 365
  • ID: 9783110255058
  • weight: 685
  • ISBN10: 3110255057

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