Tradizione e rivoluzione

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Scienza e potere in Francia (1815-1840)

 

The end of the Restoration and the consequences of the 1830 Revolution bequeathed to France 'reduced to dust' society. In the debate on the possible factors of civil rebirth assumed a major relevance the role recognized to journals and encyclopedias in the dissemination of knowledge, seen as a way to promote democracy. Walter Tega analyzes in this book the point of view of the leading intellectuals of the period about the relationship between science and policy.

 

Author: 
Walter Tega
Published in: 
2013
Translated in French by:
Date of publication: 
2017