The Matter of Revolution: Science, Poetry, and Politics in the Age of Milton

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Cornell University Press, 1996 - 257 páginas

John Rogers here addresses the literary and ideological consequences of the remarkable, if improbable, alliance between science and politics in seventeenth-century England. He looks at the cultural intersection between the English and Scientific Revolutions, concentrating on a body of work created in a brief but potent burst of intellectual activity during the period of the Civil Wars, the Interregnum, and the earliest years of the Stuart Restoration. Rogers traces the broad implications of a seemingly outlandish cultural phenomenon: the intellectual imperative to forge an ontological connection between physical motion and political action.

 

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Marvell and the Action of Virginity
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The Failure of
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John Rogers is Associate Professor of English at Yale University.

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