Ingenuity and Craft Culture in Early Modern London
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Ingenuity and Craft Culture in Early Modern London

Ingenuity and Craft Culture in Early Modern London

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Museum of the History of Science

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Ingenuity and Craft Culture in Early Modern London



Professor Robert Iliffe (University of Oxford) examines how the work of artisans, especially scientific instrument-makers, was represented by Samuel Hartlib and Robert Hooke in early modern London. He will look at the changing intellectual and social contexts for their accounts, as well as the ways in which their own interests and identities informed the way they wrote about craftsmen.


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