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Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 189
Heading: Chinese Criticism -- Dr. Morrison and "The Quarterly Review"
Topic: [Objection to a review in "The Quarterly Review" of translations from the Chinese.]
Person: MORRISON, Dr. THOMS, Mr.
Source: Quarterly Review
Issue: 097, 02/09/29 p. 549-550
Heading: On Oikology
Category: Political Economy Science Philosophy Of Science History Of Science Agriculture Enclosure
Topic: [Response to an article outwith the Athenaeum. This is "the last number" of the "Quarterly Review". The relevant piece is entitled "Condition of the Lower Orders". The Athenaeum essay is a discussion of the emergent discipline of political economy and the debate as to its "nature", with reference to the issue of "consolidating small farms". Is "political economy" a pure science or a set of rules for conduct based on practical experience? Might its development resemble the development of other disciplines, as, for example the emergence of astronomy from astrology, from an omnipotent to a marginal status in the affairs of mankind, finally to attain the status of a pure science? The writer eventually seems to suggest that the "management of the state" is best served by a combination of practical sense and philosophy]
Person: GOLDSMITH MARCET, Mrs. BARNARD, Sir Thomas HUSKISSON
Source: Quarterly Review Goldsmith: Deserted Village
Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 283
Heading: Paris Academy of Sciences. [...]sitting of April 19
Category: Public Health Safety Ships Inventions Chemistry Geography West And North Central Africa
Topic: [1. Blumenbach elected foreign associate. 2. Aldini presented Mr. Watson`s plan for the prevention of the foundering of ships at sea. 3. Arago presented a tube filled with crystals of palladium. 4. Coquebert-Montbret defended the claims of Caillie, the traveller to Timbuctoo, the "Quarterly Review" having suggested that Caillie might not have "penetrated so far as he pretends to have done". 5. De Pongerville elected]
Person: BLUMENBACH YOUNG ALDINI WATSON HUMBOLDT CAILLIE, M. COQUEBERT-MONTBRET, M. PONGERVILLE, M. de TOLLENDAL, Marquis de Lally
Source: Quarterly Review Athenaeum
Institution: Academie des Sciences
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