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Title Practical matter : Newton's science in the service of industry and empire, 1687-1851 / Margaret C. Jacob and Larry Stewart.
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2004.

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Description 1 online resource (201 pages) : illustrations
Series New histories of science, technology, and medicine
New histories of science, technology, and medicine.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
English.
Print version record.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
English.
Print version record.
Subject Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727.
Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727.
Science -- Philosophy -- History -- 17th century.
Science -- Philosophy -- History -- 18th century.
Science -- Philosophy -- History -- 19th century.
Science -- History -- 17th century.
Science -- History -- 18th century.
Science -- History -- 19th century.
1600-1899
Genre History.
Contents The Newtonian revolution -- The western paradigm decisively shifts -- Popular audiences and public experiments -- Practicality and the radicalism of experiment -- Putting science to work: European strategies.
Other Author Stewart, Larry, 1946-
Other Title Print version: Jacob, Margaret C., 1943- Practical matter. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2004 0674014979 9780674014978