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Theory of the Earth, transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

James Hutton

Theory of the Earth, transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

by James Hutton

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Published by Readex Microprint in New York .
Written in English


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Microprint copy of the Edinburgh 1788 transaction, p.209-304.

SeriesLandmarks of science
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microop.aque
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Open LibraryOL13786043M

The Hollow Earth is a concept proposing that the planet Earth is entirely hollow or contains a substantial interior space. Notably suggested by Edmond Halley in the late 17th century, the notion was disproved, first tentatively by Pierre Bouguer in , then definitively by Charles Hutton in his Schiehallion experiment around It was still occasionally defended through the midth. Articles published from to in the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh reflect a rapidly emerging and meticulous empiricism in the study of earth history; an empiricism directed principally toward an understanding of James Hutton's notions about cyclical, igneous-based, earth processes. One obvious focus for this.

THEORY of the EARTH; or an INVESTIGATION of the Laws observable in the Composition, Dissolution, and Restoration of Land upon the Globe. By JAMES HUTTON, M.D. F.R.S. EDIN. and Member of the Royal Academy of Agriculture at PARIS. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, vol. I, Part II, pp [] p. Get this from a library! Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Earth and environmental science.

  Transactions Of The Royal Society Of Edinburgh, Volume 20 [Royal Society of Edinburgh] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Transactions Of The Royal Society Of Edinburgh, Volume 20 Format: Paperback. The two texts provided here are his paper Theory of the Earth, read before the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and the two extant volumes of his book of the same name in which he not only elaborated his views but defended them against the bitter criticism that had been leveled against him in the interim. Although his books, filled with.


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Earth and Environmental Science Transactions (formerly Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences) is a general earth sciences journal publishing a comprehensive selection of substantial peer-reviewed research papers, reviews and short communications of international standard across the broad spectrum of the Earth and its surface environments.

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Alison Elliot, General Secretary. Journals of the Royal Society of Edinburgh The RSE has been publishing journals for over years, initially with Transactions of the RSE in (when James Hutton’s Theory of the Earth was published in Volume I) and joined in by Proceedings of the RSE.

His chief contribution to scientific knowledge, the uniformitarian principle, was put forward in his papers presented to the Royal Society of Edinburgh in Two of these papers were published in in the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh under the title “Theory of the Earth; or an Investigation of the Laws Observable in.

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Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, vol. 1, Part 2, pp. – In 'Concerning and System of the Earth, its Duration and Stability', a Dissertation presented to the Royal Society of Edinburgh (Mar-Apr ).

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Theory of the Earth; or an investigation of the laws observable in the composition, dissolution, and restoration of land upon the Globe.

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Three years earlier, he’d unveiled two papers, together called "Theory of the Earth," at a pair of meetings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Hutton proposed that the Earth .Other articles where Theory of the Earth is discussed: uniformitarianism: Hutton’s contributions: published in two volumes as Theory of the Earth ()—at meetings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

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