Hans Christian Ørsted and the Romantic Legacy in Science - Ideas, Disciplines, Practices

Hans Christian Ørsted and the Romantic Legacy in Science - Ideas, Disciplines, Practices

von: Robert M. Brain, Robert S. Cohen, Ole Knudsen

Springer-Verlag, 2007

ISBN: 9781402029875 , 442 Seiten

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Hans Christian Ørsted and the Romantic Legacy in Science - Ideas, Disciplines, Practices


 

CONTENTS

6

FOREWORD

8

INTRODUCTION

10

LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS

19

THE WAY FROM NATURE TO GOD

20

THE OTHER SIDE OF ØRSTED: CIVIL OBEDIENCE

31

THE MAKING OF A DANISH KANTIAN: SCIENCE AND THE NEW CIVIL SOCIETY

38

PHRENOLOGY AND DANISH ROMANTICISM

72

NATURAL ENDS AND THE END OF NATURE

92

THE INFLUENCE OF KANT’S PHILOSOPHY ON THE YOUNG H. C. ØRSTED

114

ØRSTED’S CONCEPT OF FORCE AND THEORY OF MUSIC

132

KANT—NATURPHILOSOPHIE— ELECTROMAGNETISM

151

STEFFENS, ØRSTED, AND THE CHEMICAL CONSTRUCTION OF THE EARTH

175

THE CULTURE OF SCIENCE AND EXPERIMENTS IN JENA AROUND 1800

192

THE ROMANTIC EXPERIMENT AS FRAGMENT

232

ØRSTED AND THE RATIONAL UNCONSCIOUS

249

ROMANTICISM AND RESISTANCE: HUMBOLDT AND “ GERMAN” NATURAL PHILOSOPHY IN NAPOLEONIC FRANCE

261

BETWEEN ENLIGHTENMENT AND ROMANTICISM: THE CASE OF DR. THOMAS BEDDOES

273

ØRSTED’S PRESENTATION OF OTHERS’— AND HIS OWN— WORK

287

ØRSTED, RITTER, AND MAGNETOCHEMISTRY

353

ØRSTED’S WORK ON THE COMPRESSIBILITY OF LIQUIDS AND GASES, AND HIS DYNAMIC THEORY OF MATTER

400

HANS CHRISTIAN ØRSTED’S SPIRITUAL INTERPRETATION OF NATURAL SCIENCE

412

THE SPIRITUAL IN THE MATERIAL

430

INDEX

449