Journals Higher Education
Important We hope you are enjoying our new website. More information about the changes



Published: 01 November 2012

516 Pages


ISBN: 9780199664665

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AE)

The Collapse of Mechanism and the Rise of Sensibility

Science and the Shaping of Modernity, 1680-1760

Stephen Gaukroger

  • Eminent author who has written widely on the history of science and the history of philosophy
  • Ambitious study of early modern thought
  • Follow-up to The Emergence of a Scientific Culture — but written to be read independently