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Nature's Second Kingdom
     

Nature's Second Kingdom

by Francois Delaporte, Arthur Goldhammer (Translator), Georges Canguilhem (Preface by)
 

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Nature's Second Kingdom charts the concepts and practices of eighteenth-century discourses on 'vegetality,' the 'whatever it is' which is peculiar to plants.

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Nature's Second Kingdom charts the concepts and practices of eighteenth-century discourses on 'vegetality,' the 'whatever it is' which is peculiar to plants.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262540407
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
03/15/1984
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

François Delaporte is a Research Associate at the Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Medicale in Paris. He is the author of Disease and Civilization and The History of Yellow Fever.

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