Deborah E. Harkness (NHC Fellow, 2004–05)
The Social Foundations of the Scientific Revolution: Science, Medicine, and Technology in Elizabethan London
University of Southern CaliforniaReturn to All Fellows
Fellowship Work Summary, 2004–05
Deborah E. Harkness completed drafts of five out of six chapters of her book The Jewel House of Art and Nature: Elizabethan London and the Social Foundations of the Scientific Revolution (under contract with Yale University Press) and an article,"Nosce Teipsum: Curiosity, the Humoral Body, and the Culture of Therapeutics in Late Sixteenth- and Early Seventeenth-Century England," that will appear in Curiosity and Wonder from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, edited by R. J. W. Evans and Alexander Marr (Ashgate, forthcoming 2005).