The development of spring driven clocks
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Dugan, D. (2004). The development of spring driven clocks [Video file]. http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/668
The domestication of clocks and the use of the uncoiling spring which allows very small clocks to be made. The personalization of time, perhaps linked to growing concepts of the individual in the Renaissance. Simon Schaffer reflects in St. Alban’s abbey.
industrial revolution, individualism
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