1-20 of 1278 Search Results for

science

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 257–260.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Andrea Henderson The Physics of Possibility: Victorian Fiction, Science, and Gender . By Michael Tondre . Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press , 2018 . ix + 230 pp. Copyright © 2020 by University of Washington 2020 The Physics of Possibility offers a fresh...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 277–295.
Published: 01 September 2016
... history, for example, are emerging—often in tandem with the most thoughtfully local, place-based forms of “microspection” (Cronin 2012 )—from environmental studies, in which ecocriticism and the other strains of environmental humanities share intellectual space with the physical and biological sciences...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Noel Jackson Experimental Life: Vitalism in Romantic Science and Literature . By Mitchell Robert . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2013 . viii + 309 pp. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 Romanticism’s interest in the forms of scientific...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 363–401.
Published: 01 September 1941
...Francis R. Johnson; Sanford V. Larkey Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 ∗ This survey of the present state of scholarship in the field of Renaissance science was planned jointly by the two collaborators in 1939, and was intended to include the subject of medicine. Dr...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 242–243.
Published: 01 June 1948
... University Camille Jullian: Un demi-si2cle de science historique et de progrks frangais, 1880-1930. Par ALBERTGRENIER de l’Institut, Professeur d’AntiquitCs Nationales au Collitge de France. Paris : Albin Michel, 1944. Pp. 316. 78 francs. Cette biographie retrace d’une maniitre...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 76–77.
Published: 01 March 1954
... is like that presented by any other major poet, including Shakespeare. BENTS STIRLINC University of Washington 77ae Breaking of the Circle: Studies in the Efect of the “New Science” upon Seventeenth Century Poetry. By MARJORIEHOPE...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (3): 299–321.
Published: 01 September 1997
...Ted Underwood Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Ted Underwood is visiting assistant professor of English at the University of Rochester. He is revising a book titled The Labor Done by the Sun: Theories of Work as Natural Force, 1780–1840 . The Science in Shelley’s...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 1944
...Francis R. Johnson Lynn Thorndike. New York: Columbia University Press, 1941. Vol. V, pp. xxii + 695; vol. VI, pp. xviii + 766. $10.00. Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 Francis R. Johnson 115 A History of Magic and Experimental Science...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (2): 228–229.
Published: 01 June 1945
... loi, la libertk et le gouvernement anglais. By MONTES- QUIEU. With an introductory essay by ROGERB. OAKE. Pp. xiv + 46. Introduction ii Phistoire de la litte‘rature anglaise. By H. TAINE. Avec des remarques prkliminaires par GILBERTCHINARD. Pp. xix + 29. Les Sciences de la...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (3): 247–264.
Published: 01 September 1981
...Stephen Leo Carr Copyright © 1981 by Duke University Press 1981 THE IDEOLOGY OF ANTITHESIS SCIENCE VERSUS LITERATURE AND THE EXEMPLARY CASE OF J. S. MILL By STEPHENLEO CARR The antithesis...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (4): 407–410.
Published: 01 December 1984
... been a major one, a vade mecum for a very important dimension of Shakespeare’s art. JOHN W. VELZ University of Texas Probability and Certainty in Seventeenth-Century England: A Study of the Relation- ships between Natural Science...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (4): 425–429.
Published: 01 December 1983
.... F. J. LEVY University of Washington Milton and the Science of the Saints. By GEORGIAB. CHRISTOPHER.Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1982. xii + 264 pp. $22.50. Georgia B. Christopher would do for Milton what Roland M. Frye has done for Shakespeare-would return to Luther...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 252–253.
Published: 01 June 1943
... to Science, Language, and Human Experience. By THOMASCLARK POLLOCK. Princeton University Press, 1942. Pp. xxiv + 218. $3.00. This book is one of the rather large number of studies whose ultimate ancestor is Ogden and Richards’ Meaning of Meaning. Its primary purpose is to make...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (2): 221–222.
Published: 01 June 1953
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (4): 544–546.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Thurmond (2004). University of Washington 2006 A Cultural History of Causality: Science, Murder Novels, and Systems of Thought . By Stephen Kern. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2004. 437 pp. Reviews Dido’s Daughters: Literacy, Gender, and Empire in Early Modern England...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 523–546.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Haifa Saud Alfaisal Abstract In 1902 Rūḥī al-Khālidī produced what may be the first modern work of comparative criticism in Arabic. In his History of the Science of Literature , Khālidī (1864–1913), a Palestinian polyglot, used the discourse of literary criticism to develop a modern understanding...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 498–501.
Published: 01 September 1942
.... PRICE University of California at Berkeley Natural Science in German Romanticism. By ALEXANDERGODE- VON AESCH. New York: Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. xiii + 302. $3.00. Believing that the problems of Goethe’s era, like those of Goethe’s thought, can best...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (1): 57–82.
Published: 01 March 1992
...Rita Copeland Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 LYDGATE, WWES, AND THE SCIENCE OF RHETORIC IN THE LATE MIDDLE AGES Bp RITA COPELAND In literary histories and critical studies of the English fifteenth cen- tury it has...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (3): 551–554.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Richard Kroll A History of the Modern Fact: Problems of Knowledge in the Sciences of Wealth and Society . By Mary Poovey. Chicago: University of Chicago Press,1998. xxvi + 419 pp. $49.00 cloth, $17.00 paper. © 2000 University of Washington 2000 05-Reviews 10/3/00 9:45 AM Page 545...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 March 1950
... with the pertinent historical sug- gestions (fou:foZ, sec:siche, etc and then put it all in plain English, the result would be well worthwhile. HENRYDEXTER LEARNED Temple University Discours sur les Sciences et les Arts. By JEAN-JACQUESROUSSEAU. Critical...