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Ian Lawson

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (Oct 2016-Mar 2017)

PhD

Ian Lawson’s research focuses on early modern instruments, especially the microscope. He recently completed a PhD dissertation (University of Sydney, 2015) focusing on Robert Hooke's microscope from cultural, material and artistic angles, to examine the social and personal motivations for Hooke's influential epistemic ideas.

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Beauty and the Microscope: The Use, Design, and Values of Fashionable Instruments in the Enlightenment

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