Frankenstein's science: experimentation and discovery in Romantic culture, 1780-1830

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Knellwolf, Christa and Goodall, Jane (ed.) 2008. Frankenstein's science: experimentation and discovery in Romantic culture, 1780-1830. Aldershot, United Kingdom. Ashgate Publishing Limited.
Book Title

Frankenstein's science: experimentation and discovery in Romantic culture, 1780-1830

Book CategoryEdited book
ERA Publisher ID1202
EditorsKnellwolf, Christa and Goodall, Jane
Number of Pages225
Year2008
PublisherAshgate Publishing Limited
Place of PublicationAldershot, United Kingdom
ISBN9780754654476
Web Address (URL)https://books.google.com.au/books/about/Frankenstein_s_Science.html?id=sz4Yuz-E-EgC
Abstract

This collection takes a very different approach to the novel, seeking to reopen the question of how science and scientific ambition are portrayed in the story by offering a range of historical perspectives, based on detailed accounts of areas of scientific knowledge that are relevant to it.

KeywordsFrankenstein; science; Romantic Era
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020470530. Stylistics and textual analysis
500207. History of ideas
470514. Literary theory
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Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
Byline AffiliationsAustralian National University
University of Western Sydney
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