Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Spring 2016

Department

History

Language

English

Publication Title

Journal of the Early Republic

Abstract

The article focuses on science in the early American republic. Topics discussed include the ways that scientific ideas and controversies illuminated and animated the intellectual and public life of Americans during the late 18th and early 19th centuries, and how the sciences of territoriality took form in several categories of early American print culture.

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