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The Halle Orphanage as scientific community : observation, eclecticism, and pietism in the early Enlightenment / Kelly Joan Whitmer.

Author/Creator:
Whitmer, Kelly Joan, author.
Publication:
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, c2015. , ©2015
Format/Description:
Book
202 pages : illustrated ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Waisenhaus (Halle an der Saale, Germany) -- History -- 18th century.
Science -- Study and teaching -- Germany -- Halle an der Saale -- History -- 18th century.
Science -- Germany -- Halle an der Saale -- History -- 18th century.
Education -- Germany -- Halle an der Saale -- History -- 18th century.
Observation (Scientific method) -- Germany -- Halle an der Saale -- History -- 18th century.
Eclecticism -- Germany -- Halle an der Saale -- History -- 18th century.
Pietism -- Germany -- Halle an der Saale -- History -- 18th century.
Waisenhaus (Halle an der Saale, Germany)
Eclecticism.
Education
Observation (Scientific method)
Pietism.
Science
Science -- Study and teaching.
Germany -- Halle an der Saale.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Introducing the orphanage
Building a scientific community
Negotiating the Irenical turn
Models and conciliatory seeing
An Observator and his instrument
Extending the orphanage.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-196) and index.
ISBN:
9780226243771 (cloth : alk. paper)
022624377X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226243801 (e-book)
OCLC:
884961786
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