Mesmerism and the end of the Enlightenment in France.

by Robert Darnton

Publisher: Schocken Books in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 218 Downloads: 811
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Subjects:

  • Enlightenment,
  • Mesmerism,
  • France -- Intellectual life.
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesSchocken paperbacks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1125 D37 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination218p.
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18642129M

His books include Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France (), The Business of Enlightenment: A Publishing History of the Encyclopédie (), The Literary Underground of the Old Regime (), The Great Cat Massacre and Other Episodes in French Cultural History (), The Kiss of Lamourette: Reflections in Cultural History. Sorry, our data provider has not provided any external links therefore we are unable to provide a link to the full : F. N. L. Poynter. Franz Anton Mesmer (/ ˈ m ɛ z m ər /; German: ; 23 May – 5 March ) was a German doctor with an interest in theorised the existence of a natural energy transference occurring between all animated and inanimate objects; this he called "animal magnetism", sometimes later referred to as mesmerism. (In modern times New Age spiritualists have Born: Franz Friedrich Anton Mesmer, 23 May , . Filed under: Mesmerism -- Fiction. A Stranger in a Strange Land (3 volumes; London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, ), by Margaret Clay (page images at HathiTrust) Filed under: Mesmerism -- France. Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, ), by Robert Darnton. page.

mesmerism offered a new faith, a faith that marked the end of the Enlighten-ment, the advent of the Revolution, and the dawning of the nineteenth-century" (p. ). This, then, is Darnton's second theme: an attempt to show how the ideas of the . Mesmer, Franz Anton (): French Scientist.. Mesmer is widely recognized as the founder of dynamic psychiatry. His hypothesis that the universe was permeated by a universal fluid, and that illness arose as a consequence of an imbalance of the flow of this fluid in the individual, led to him to devise a cure by which he would redirect this fluid through the principles of magnetism.

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Book Review. Robert Darnton. Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press,xiii + pp. $ Eric T. Carlson M.D. Cornell University Medical College. Search for Author: Eric T. Carlson. Robert Darnton, in his lively study of mesmerism and its relation to eighteenth-century radical political thought and popular scientific notions, provides a useful contribution to the study of popular culture and the manner in which ideas are diffused down through various social levels.

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Animal magnetism, also known as mesmerism, was the name given by German doctor Franz Mesmer in the 18th century to what he believed to be an invisible natural force (Lebensmagnetismus) possessed by all living things, including humans, animals, and believed that the force could have physical effects, including healing, and he .Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France by Robert Darnton English | Jan.

1, | ISBN: | Pages | PDF | MB Early inFranz Anton Mesmer, a Viennese physician, arrived in Paris and began to promulgate a somewhat exotic theory of healing that almost immediately seized the imagination of the general populace.

Hypnotism and the rise of anaesthesia. almost forgotten until the historian Robert Darnton published a book on the subject in (Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France; Cited by: 2.