Frankenstein's science: experimentation and discovery in Romantic culture, 1780-1830

Knellwolf, Christa and Goodall, Jane, eds. (2008) Frankenstein's science: experimentation and discovery in Romantic culture, 1780-1830. Ashgate Publishing, Aldershot, United Kingdom. ISBN 978-0-7546-5447-6


Abstract

This collection takes a very different approach to the novel, seeking to reopen the question of how science and scientific ambition are portrayed in the story by offering a range of historical perspectives, based on detailed accounts of areas of scientific knowledge that are relevant to it.


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Item Type: Book (Commonwealth Reporting Category A)
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Date Deposited: 28 Oct 2020 06:11
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2020 06:11
Uncontrolled Keywords: Frankenstein; science; Romantic Era
Fields of Research (2008): 20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2005 Literary Studies > 200526 Stylistics and Textual Analysis
22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2202 History and Philosophy of Specific Fields > 220209 History of Ideas
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2005 Literary Studies > 200525 Literary Theory
Fields of Research (2020): 47 LANGUAGE, COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE > 4705 Literary studies > 470530 Stylistics and textual analysis
50 PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES > 5002 History and philosophy of specific fields > 500207 History of ideas
47 LANGUAGE, COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE > 4705 Literary studies > 470514 Literary theory
Socio-Economic Objectives (2008): E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970119 Expanding Knowledge through Studies of the Creative Arts and Writing
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/20200

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