People

Wolfgang Lefèvre

Visiting Scholar (Mar 2006-Feb 2021)

Wolfgang Lefèvre was Professor of Philosophy and Science at the Freie Universität Berlin until 2006, and is currently working at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science. His research interests include History of Science in Connection with History of Philosophy on the Basis of Social History; Sciences in Greek Antiquity; Early Modern Physics and Chemistry; and History of Biology (fifteenth to eighteenth centuries).

Selected Publications

Lefèvre, W. (2018). 'Das Ende der Naturgeschichte' neu verhandelt: das Spektrum historischer Naturkonzeptionen in der Goethezeit. In F. Bomski, & J. Stolzenberg (Eds.), Genealogien der Natur und des Geistes: Diskurse, Kontexte und…

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Lefèvre, W. (2018). The Méthode de nomenclature chimique (1787): a document of transition. Ambix, 65(1), 9-29. doi:10.1080/00026980.2017.1418233.

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Lefèvre, W. (2018). Review of: Gibson, Susannah: Animal, vegetable, mineral? How eighteenth-century science disrupted the natural order. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2015. Ambix, 65(2), 191-192. doi:10.1080/00026980.2016.1227169.

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Lefèvre, W. (2017). Review of: Renn, Jürgen, Wilhelm Osthues and Hermann Schlimme (eds): Wissensgeschichte der Architektur. 3 volumes. Berlin: Edition Open Access 2014. Construction History, 32(1), 111-113.

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Events

Workshop

Epistemic History of Architecture

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