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The Resource Regimens of the mind : Boyle, Locke, and the early modern cultura animi tradition, Sorana Corneanu

Regimens of the mind : Boyle, Locke, and the early modern cultura animi tradition, Sorana Corneanu

Label
Regimens of the mind : Boyle, Locke, and the early modern cultura animi tradition
Title
Regimens of the mind
Title remainder
Boyle, Locke, and the early modern cultura animi tradition
Statement of responsibility
Sorana Corneanu
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Regimens of the Mind, Sorana Corneanu proposes a new approach to the epistemological and methodological doctrines of the leading experimental philosophers of seventeenth-century England, an approach that considers their often overlooked moral, psychological, and theological elements. Corneanu focuses on the views about the pursuit of knowledge in the writings of Robert Boyle and John Locke, as well as in those of several of their influences, including Francis Bacon and the early Royal Society virtuosi. She argues that their experimental programs of inquiry fulfill the role of regimens for c
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Corneanu, Sorana
Dewey number
192
Index
index present
LC call number
B1131
LC item number
.C67 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2014 E-308
  • B 1131
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boyle, Robert
  • Locke, John
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Philosophy, British
  • Philosophy of mind
  • Education
  • Boyle, Robert
  • Locke, John
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Philosophy
  • Natural Science Disciplines
  • Learning
  • Education
  • History, 17th Century
  • England
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Boyle, Robert
  • Locke, John
  • Boyle, Robert
  • Locke, John
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Boyle, Robert
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Education
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy, British
  • Philosophy of mind
  • England
  • Philosophie
  • Experiment
  • Empirismus
  • England
  • Medvetandefilosofi
  • Filosofi
Label
Regimens of the mind : Boyle, Locke, and the early modern cultura animi tradition, Sorana Corneanu
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Francis Bacon and the art of direction -- An art of tempering the mind -- The distempered mind and the tree of knowledge -- A comprehensive culture of the mind -- The end of knowledge -- The study of nature as regimen -- Cultura and medicina animi: an early modern tradition -- The physician of the soul -- Sources -- Genres -- Utility: practical versus speculative knowledge -- Self-love and the fallen/uncultured mind -- The office of reason -- Passions, errors, and assent -- The discipline, the virtues, and habituation -- Virtuoso discipline -- The cure of the mind and Solomon's house -- Passions, errors, and method -- Idols and diseases of the mind -- Epistemic modesty -- The way of inquiry -- A 'union of eyes and hands': the community and objectivity revisited -- Robert Boyle: experience as paideia -- The limits and the 'perfection' of reason -- The weak mind and the virtues of a free inquiry -- Reason and experience -- The Christian philosopher -- John Locke and the education of the mind -- Limits of reason, useful knowledge, and the duty to search for truth -- A natural history of the distempered mind -- The regulation of assent: a perfecting exercise -- The discourse with a friend -- Studying nature -- Lived physics -- The appropriateness of disproportion -- Experience, history, and speculation -- Affective cognition -- Studying 'God's contrivances' -- The study of theology and the growth of the mind -- Worlds and angels -- Reading scripture -- Conclusion
Control code
772461689
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283355155
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613355157
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
335515
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772461689
Label
Regimens of the mind : Boyle, Locke, and the early modern cultura animi tradition, Sorana Corneanu
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Francis Bacon and the art of direction -- An art of tempering the mind -- The distempered mind and the tree of knowledge -- A comprehensive culture of the mind -- The end of knowledge -- The study of nature as regimen -- Cultura and medicina animi: an early modern tradition -- The physician of the soul -- Sources -- Genres -- Utility: practical versus speculative knowledge -- Self-love and the fallen/uncultured mind -- The office of reason -- Passions, errors, and assent -- The discipline, the virtues, and habituation -- Virtuoso discipline -- The cure of the mind and Solomon's house -- Passions, errors, and method -- Idols and diseases of the mind -- Epistemic modesty -- The way of inquiry -- A 'union of eyes and hands': the community and objectivity revisited -- Robert Boyle: experience as paideia -- The limits and the 'perfection' of reason -- The weak mind and the virtues of a free inquiry -- Reason and experience -- The Christian philosopher -- John Locke and the education of the mind -- Limits of reason, useful knowledge, and the duty to search for truth -- A natural history of the distempered mind -- The regulation of assent: a perfecting exercise -- The discourse with a friend -- Studying nature -- Lived physics -- The appropriateness of disproportion -- Experience, history, and speculation -- Affective cognition -- Studying 'God's contrivances' -- The study of theology and the growth of the mind -- Worlds and angels -- Reading scripture -- Conclusion
Control code
772461689
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283355155
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613355157
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
335515
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772461689

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