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  1. Science Book Collectors as Bibliographers.Judith Overmier - 2001 - Social Epistemology 15 (1):9 – 13.
  • Augustus De Morgan and the Propagation of Moral Mathematics.Christopher Phillips - 2005 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 36 (1):105-133.
    In the early nineteenth century, Henry Brougham endeavored to improve the moral character of England through the publication of educational texts. Soon after, Brougham helped form the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge to carry his plan of moral improvement to the people. Despite its goal of improving the nation’s moral character, the Society refused to publish any treatises on explicitly moral or religious topics. Brougham instead turned to a mathematician, Augustus De Morgan, to promote mathematics as a rational (...)
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