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Boyle on fire (Record no. 369122)

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Original cataloging agency
Language of cataloging eng
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Modifying agency OCLCQ
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020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 9781847144379 (electronic bk.)
020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 1847144373 (electronic bk.)
035 ## - SYSTEM CONTROL NUMBER
System control number (OCoLC)229884219
050 #4 - LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CALL NUMBER
Classification number QA802
Item number .E18 2005eb
072 #7 - SUBJECT CATEGORY CODE
Subject category code SCI
Subject category code subdivision 041000
Source bisacsh
072 #7 - SUBJECT CATEGORY CODE
Subject category code SCI
Subject category code subdivision 096000
Source bisacsh
082 04 - DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION NUMBER
Classification number 531/.09
Edition number 22
049 ## - LOCAL HOLDINGS (OCLC)
Holding library ISIA
100 1# - MAIN ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Eaton, William R.
245 10 - TITLE STATEMENT
Title Boyle on fire
Medium [electronic resource] :
Remainder of title the mechanical revolution in scientific explanation /
Statement of responsibility, etc William R. Eaton.
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication, distribution, etc London ;
-- New York :
Name of publisher, distributor, etc Continuum,
Date of publication, distribution, etc c2005.
300 ## - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Extent 1 online resource (viii, 205 p.)
490 1# - SERIES STATEMENT
Series statement Continuum studies in British philosophy
504 ## - BIBLIOGRAPHY, ETC. NOTE
Bibliography, etc Includes bibliographical references (p. [198]-203) and index.
505 0# - FORMATTED CONTENTS NOTE
Formatted contents note Acknowledgements; Contents; Introduction; 1 Boyle and the Philosophy of Science; 2 On the Intelligibility of Mechanical Explanations; 3 Boyle's Attack on Elemental Interpretations of Fire Analysis; 4 Boyle's Mechanical Theory of Heat and Fire; 5 Boyle's Mechanical Epistemology; 6 The Contrivance of Parts; 7 Mechanical Explanation in Contemporary Science; Conclusion; Robert Boyle chronology; Glossary of technical terms; Bibliography; Index.
520 ## - SUMMARY, ETC.
Summary, etc The philosophy of Robert Boyle (1627-1691) is a hot topic in early modern philosophy. Boyle was at the centre of the scientific community of 17th-century England, and an accurate view of the Enlightenment scientific revolution is impossible without recognition of the contributions that he made. Work on Boyle's philosophy is also shedding light on contemporary issues in the philosophy of science - it can help us understand the nature of scientific explanation and the role that the mechanical model of explanation plays in present-day science. Boyle's mechanical philosophy ushered in a new explan.
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Topical term or geographic name as entry element Mechanics
General subdivision History.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Mechanism (Philosophy)
600 10 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Boyle, Robert,
Dates associated with a name 1627-1691
General subdivision Influence.
650 #4 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Boyle, Robert.
650 #4 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Mechanics.
650 #7 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element SCIENCE
General subdivision Mechanics
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Source of heading or term bisacsh
650 #7 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element SCIENCE
General subdivision Mechanics
-- Solids.
Source of heading or term bisacsh
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650 17 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Wetenschapsdynamica.
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Genre/form data or focus term Electronic books.
776 08 - ADDITIONAL PHYSICAL FORM ENTRY
Display text Print version:
Main entry heading Eaton, William R.
Title Boyle on fire.
Place, publisher, and date of publication London ; New York : Continuum, c2005
International Standard Book Number 0826478271
-- 9780826478276
Record control number (DLC) 2004063445
-- (OCoLC)56955962
830 #0 - SERIES ADDED ENTRY--UNIFORM TITLE
Uniform title Continuum studies in British philosophy.
856 40 - ELECTRONIC LOCATION AND ACCESS
Materials specified EBSCOhost
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Koha item type E-BOOKS
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