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Author Schofield, Robert E.

Title The enlightened Joseph Priestley : a study of his life and work from 1773 to 1804 / Robert E. Schofield.

Published University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  540.92 PRIE/ SCHO    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 461 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes This volume completes the author's two-volume biography of Joseph Priestley. The first vol. is entitled The Enlightenment of Joseph Priestley.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [407]-445) and index.
Contents Part I. Calne, 1773-1780. 1. Shelburne and Politics. 2. Religion and Theology. 3. "Common-Sense" and Associationism. 4. Matter and Spirit. 5. Philosophical Necessity. 6. Observations on Air I and II: Oxygen. 7. Observations on Air III and Natural Philosophy I -- Part II. Birmingham, 1780-1791. 8. Science and the Lunar Society. 9. Science and the Chemical Revolution. 10. Religion. 11. Theology. 12. Education, Metaphysics, History. 13. Politics and the Birmingham Riots -- Part III. Clapton/Hackney (1791-1794) and Northumberland, Pennsylvania (1794-1804). 14. Politics, Science, Education, Religion. 15. Emigration to the United States, Politics, and Education. 16. Science. 17. Religion, Death -- Appendix: Family.
Other author Schofield, Robert E. The Enlightenment of Joseph Priestley.
Subject Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804.
Unitarian churches -- Clergy -- Biography.
Chemists -- Biography.
ISBN 9780271024592
0271024593 (alk. paper)