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Fact and fiction : literary and scientific cultures in Germany and Britain /

edited by Christine Lehleiter.

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Names: Lehleiter, Christine,
Published: Toronto ; Buffalo ; London : University of Toronto Press, [2016]
Series: Free online access: Knowledge Unlatched.
Topics: German literature - 18th century - History and criticism. | English literature - 18th century - History and criticism. | Literature and science - Germany - History - 18th century. | Literature and science - Great Britain - History - 18th century. | Science in literature. | Littérature allemande - 18e siècle - Histoire et critique. | Littérature anglaise - 18e siècle - Histoire et critique. | Littérature et sciences - Allemagne - Histoire - 18e siècle. | Littérature et sciences - Grande-Bretagne - Histoire - 18e siècle. | Sciences dans la littérature. | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES - General. | Deutsch | Englisch | Literatur | Naturwissenschaften | Naturwissenschaften
Regions: Germany. | Great Britain. | Deutschland | Großbritannien
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc. | History. | Electronic books.
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Introduction. Fact and fiction : literary and scientific cultures in Germany and Britain -- thoughts on a contentious relationship / Christine Lehleiter -- Facts are what one makes of them : constructing the Faktum in the Enlightenment and early German Romanticism / Jocelyn Holland -- The competing structures of signification in Samuel Hahnemann's Homeopathy : between 18th-century Semiosis and Romantic Hermeneutics / Alice Kuzniar -- "She comes! the GODDESS!" : narrating nature in Erasmus Darwin's The Botanic Garden (1791) / Ann Shteir -- Elective affinities/Wahlverwandtschaften : the career of a metaphor / Christian P. Weber -- Physics disarmed : probabilistic knowledge in the works of James Clerk Maxwell and George Eliot / Tina Young Choi -- Herder's unsettling of the distinction between fact and fiction / John K. Noyes -- Fictional feedback : empirical souls and self-deception in the Magazine for empirical psychology and beyond / Michael House -- Fictional feelings : psychological aesthetics and the paradox of tragic pleasure / Tobias Wilke -- Coining a discipline : Lessing, Reimarus, and a science of religion / Stefani Engelstein -- Kin selection, Mendel's "Salutary Principle," and the fate of characters in Forster's The longest journey / Daniel Aureliano Newman -- Anatomy collections in and of the mind : science, the body and language in the writings of Durs Grünbein and Thomas Hettche / Peter M. McIsaac -- Vivifying the uncanny : ethnographic mannequins and exotic performers in nineteenth-century German exhibition culture / A. Dana Weber.

Table of Contents for: Fact and fiction : literary and scientif