Table of contents for The earth sciences in the Enlightenment : studies on the early development of geology / Kenneth L. Taylor.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.

Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.

The Earth Sciences in the Enlightenment:
Studies on the Early Development of Geology
Kenneth L. Taylor
A volume in the Variorum Collected Studies Series
Preface											a-b
Notes on the articles									c-d
Acknowledgements									e
I	Nicolas Desmarest and Geology in the Eighteenth Century			339-356
	Toward a History of Geology, ed. Cecil J. Schneer.
	Cambridge, MA: The M.I.T. Press, 1969
II	The Beginnings of a Geological Naturalist:					1-xx
	Desmarest, the Printed Word, and Nature
	Earth Sciences History 20. Morgantown, WV, 2001, pp. 44-61.
	Originally published in French as "La Genèse d'un naturaliste:
	Desmarest, la lecture et la nature," De la Géologie à son Histoire,
	ouvrage édité en hommage à François Ellenberger, ed. Gabriel
	Gohau, Jean Gaudant (Mémoires de la Section des Sciences, 13).
	Paris: Comité des Travaux Historiques et Scientifiques, 1997,
	pp. 61-74
III	Nicolas Desmarest and Italian Geology					1-xx
	Rocks, Fossils and History, ed. Gaetano Giglia, Carlo Maccagni,
	and Nicoletta Morello (Proceedings of the 13th Symposium of
	INHIGEO [International Commission on the History of Geological
	Sciences], Pisa - Padua, 1987).
	Florence: Edizioni Festina Lente, 1995, pp. 95-109
IV	New Light on Geological Mapping in Auvergne in the			129-136
	Eighteenth Century: The Pasumot-Desmarest Collaboration
	Revue d'Histoire des Sciences 47. Paris, 1994
V	Buffon, Desmarest, and the Ordering of Geological Events
	in Époques									1-xx
	The Age of the Earth: From 4004 BC to AD 2002, ed.
	C. L. E. Lewis and S. J. Knell (Special Publication 190).
	London: Geological Society, 2001, pp. 39-49
VI	Natural Law in Eighteenth-Century Geology:				1-xx
	The Case of Louis Bourguet
	XIIIth International Congress of the History of Science,
	Proceedings, VIII. Moscow: Editions "Naouka," 1974, pp. 72-80
VII	Reflections on Natural Laws in Eighteenth-Century Geology		1-xx
	Originally published in French as ¿Les Lois naturelles dans la
	géologie du XVIIIème siècle: Recherches préliminaires," Travaux
	du Comité Français d'Histoire de la Géologie, 3ème série, vol. II,
	no. 1. Paris, 1988, pp. 1-28
VIII	The Historical Rehabilitation of Theories of the Earth			1-xx
	The Compass of Sigma Gamma Epsilon 69. Norman, OK, 1992,
	pp. 334-345
IX	Volcanoes as Accidents: How 'Natural' Were Volcanoes to 18th-
	Century Naturalists?								595-618
	Volcanoes and History, ed. Nicoletta Morello (Proceedings of the
	20th INHIGEO Symposium, Naples ¿ Aeolian Islands ¿ Catania,
	1995). Genoa: Brigati, 1998
X	Two Ways of Imagining the Earth at the Close of the 18th Century:
	Descriptive and Theoretical Traditions in Early Geology			369-378
	Abraham Gottlob Werner and the Foundation of the Geological
	Sciences: Selected Papers of the International Werner Symposium
	in Freiberg 19th to 24th September 1999, ed. Helmuth Albrecht and
	Roland Ladwig (Freiberger Forschungshefte, vol. D207).
	Freiberg: Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, 2002.
	(In second edition, 2003: pp. 426-435)
XI	Early Geoscience Mapping, 1700-1830					1-xx
	Proceedings of the Geoscience Information Society 15.
	Alexandria, VA, 1985, pp. 15-49
XII	Geology in 1776: Some Notes on the Character of an
	Incipient Science								75-90
	Two Hundred Years of Geology in America: Proceedings of the
	New Hampshire Bicentennial Conference on the History of
	Geology, ed. Cecil J. Schneer.
	Hanover, NH: The University Press of New England, 1979
XIII	The Beginnings of a French Geological Identity				65-82
	Histoire et Nature 19-20. Paris, 1981-1982
XIV	The Époques de la Nature and Geology During
	Buffon's Later Years								371-385
	Buffon 88: Actes du Colloque international pour le bicentenaire de
	la mort de Buffon, ed. Jean Gayon.
	Paris: Librairie Philosophique Vrin, 1992
XV	Earth and Heaven, 1750-1800: Enlightenment Ideas about the
	Relevance to Geology of Extraterrestrial Operations and Events		1-xx
	Earth Sciences History 17. Morgantown, WV, 1998, pp. 84-91

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Earth sciences -- History -- 18th century.
Geology -- France -- History -- 18th century.
Geologists -- France -- Biography.
Geologists -- France -- History -- 18th century.