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Figurative system of human knowledge

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The "figurative system of human knowledge", sometimes known as the tree of Diderot and d'Alembert, was a tree developed to represent the structure of knowledge itself, produced for the Encyclopédie by Jean le Rond d'Alembert and Denis Diderot. [1]

10 relations: Classification chart, Encyclopédie, Jean le Rond d'Alembert, List of things named after Jean d'Alembert, Organizational chart, Outline of knowledge, Pierre Mouchon, Preliminary Discourse to the Encyclopedia of Diderot, The Advancement of Learning, Trichotomy (philosophy).

Classification chart

Classification chart or classification tree is a synopsis of the classification scheme, designed to illustrate the structure of any particular field.

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Encyclopédie

Encyclopédie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers (English: Encyclopedia, or a Systematic Dictionary of the Sciences, Arts, and Crafts), better known as Encyclopédie, was a general encyclopedia published in France between 1751 and 1772, with later supplements, revised editions, and translations.

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Jean le Rond d'Alembert

Jean-Baptiste le Rond d'Alembert (16 November 1717 – 29 October 1783) was a French mathematician, mechanician, physicist, philosopher, and music theorist.

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List of things named after Jean d'Alembert

This article is a list of things named after Jean d'Alembert.

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Organizational chart

An organizational chart (often called organization chart, org chart, organigram(me), or organogram) is a diagram that shows the structure of an organization and the relationships and relative ranks of its parts and positions/jobs.

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Outline of knowledge

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to knowledge: Knowledge – familiarity with someone or something, which can include facts, information, descriptions, and/or skills acquired through experience or education.

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Pierre Mouchon

Pierre Mouchon (30 July 1733 – 20 August 1797) was an 18th-century Genevan pastor, best remembered for being the author of the Table analytique et raisonnée... (index) of the Encyclopédie by Diderot and D'Alembert.

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Preliminary Discourse to the Encyclopedia of Diderot

The Preliminary Discourse to the Encyclopedia of Diderot (Discours Préliminaire des Éditeurs) is the primer to Denis Diderot's Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, par une Société de Gens de lettres, a collaborative collection of all the known branches of the arts and sciences of the 18th century French Enlightenment.

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The Advancement of Learning

Title page The Advancement of Learning (full title: Of the Proficience and Advancement of Learning, Divine and Human) is a 1605 book by Francis Bacon.

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Trichotomy (philosophy)

A trichotomy is a three-way classificatory division.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Figurative_system_of_human_knowledge

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