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celebrated author and award-winning teacher;
Franklin & Marshall College
"Joseph Priestley - Polymath and Chemist"
This talk will describe the life and work of Joseph Priestley, a monumental figure in 18th century science, religion, and political thought. The presentation consists of four parts:
(a) A summative view of Priestley’s life and work;
(b) Priestley-- The person and his views on education;
(c) Priestley--The scientist; and
(d) Priestley-- Remembrances by contemporaries. Priestley’s work
both in England and in the USA will be discussed.
We hope to see you at the 74th ISC Convention
at the University of Delaware!