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From Faust to Strangelove: Representations of the Scientist in Western Literature
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At best, they were well-intentioned but blind to the dangers of forces they barely controlled. Subjects Scientists in literature.
To ask other readers questions about From Faust to Strangeloveplease sign up. Rousseau – – British Journal for the History of Science 30 2: Fuast Shanfield added it May 28, Viktor also came to represent for the Romantic movement the emotional insensitivity of scientists and their work. The other master alchemist is more ambiguous.
Evil Alchemists and Doctor Faustus 2. The University of Sydney. Chriskolak marked it as to-read Sep 05, Clayborn marked it as to-read Jul 12, Deyve Redyson – – Pensando: Frankenstein and the Monster 8. In From Faust to Strangelove Roslyn Haynes offers the first detailed and comprehensive study of the image of the scientist in Western literature and film–from medieval images of alchemists to present-day depictions of cyberpunks and genetic engineers.
They continued to be lampooned for working on meaningless or even silly questions. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen. Aleksandra rated it really liked it Jan 11, Matthew Charles – – Radical Philosophy Mad, Bad, and Dangerous to Know: Roslynn Haynes – – Hyle 12 1: Kyle Hays added it Jul 10, Trevor Owens rated it really liked it Dec 23, The Scientist under Scrutiny Doubt and Struggle 9.
From alchemists to mad scientists: Part I – From Faust to Strangelove by Roslynn D. Haynes
They were mad, of course. In From Faust to Strangelove Roslyn Haynes offers the first detailed and comprehensive study of the image of the scientist in Western literature and film–from medieval images of alchemists to present-day depictions of cyberpunks and genetic engineers.
The Royal Society, its members and its Transactions came in for their share of the ridicule as well. This article has no associated abstract. Books by Fausg D. Often cited as a very early woman writer, Cavendish was well versed in the philosophy of the time and wrote critiques of the popular mechanistic positions of Hobbs, Descartes and Boyle.
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