Vitalisms from Haller to the Cell Theory; proceedings of the Zaragoza symposium, XIXth International Congress of History of Science, 22-29 August 1993. Edited by Guido Cimino, Francois Duchesneau.

By: Biblioteca di Physis.

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Series: Biblioteca di Physis, 5. Articles in English and French. 8vo. 357 pp. Index. Printed wrappers. Scarce. Very good. This volume of conference proceedings contains the following contributions: Guido Cimino, "Introduction: La problematique du vitalisme"; Roselyne Rey, "Lignes de force et tendances actuelles des etudes sur le vitalisme"; Richard Toellner, "Principles and Forces of Life in Haller"; Maria Teresa Monti, "Les dynamismes du corps et les forces du vivant dans la physiologie de Haller"; Giulio Barsanti, "Les phenomenes 'etranges' et 'paradoxaux' aux origines de la premiere revolution biologique (1740-1810)"; Federico Di Trocchio, "The Vital Principle in Therapy: Barthez and the Theory of Fluxions"; Francois Azouvi, "Le vitalisme de Maine de Biran"; Brigitte Lohff, "The Concept of Vital Forces as a Research Program (from mid-XVIIIth Century to Johannes Muller)"; Frederick Gregory, "The Newtonian Vitalism of J. F. Fries"; Dietrich von Engelhardt, "Vitalism between Science and Philosophy in Germany around 1800"; Roselyne Rey, "Bichat au carrefour des vitalismes"; Jacalyn Duffin, "Cadavers and Patients: Laennec's Vital Principle and the Historical Diagnosis of Vitalism"; Francois Duchesneau, "Vitalism and Anti-vitalism in Schwann's Program for the Cell Theory"; Guido Cimino, "Proprietes ou forces nerveuses dans l'oeuvre de Flourens"; Frederic L. Holmes, "Claude Bernard and the Vitalism of His Time"; and Francois Duchesneau, "Territoires et frontieres du vitalisme (1750-1850)." Reviewed: Journal of the History of Biology, 33, (2000).

Title: Vitalisms from Haller to the Cell Theory; proceedings of the Zaragoza symposium, XIXth International Congress of History of Science, 22-29 August 1993. Edited by Guido Cimino, Francois Duchesneau.

Author Name: Biblioteca di Physis.

Categories: Microbiology,

Publisher: Firenze:, Leo S. Olschki, 1997.: 1997

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: RH1559

Keywords: Microbiology