Science In The Archives

Author: Lorraine Daston
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022643253X
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Thoroughly exploring the practices, politics, economics, and potential of the sciences of the archives, this volume reveals the essential historical dimension of the sciences, while also adding a much-needed long-term perspective to ...

Guide To The Archives Of Science In Australia

Author: Gavan McCarthy
Publisher: Rr Bowker Llc
ISBN:
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"--GAVIN MCCARTHY, SENIOR ARCHIVIST WITH THE AUSTRALIA SCIENCE ARCHIVES PROJECT. This guide is the first publication derived from the data held in the Register of the Archives of Science in Australia.

Archives Of The Scientific Revolution

Author: Michael Cyril William Hunter
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer
ISBN: 9780851155531
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The seventeenth century in Western Europe remains the key time and place for the development of modern science; the basic theme of this book is what the nature of seventeenth-century archives can tell us about this development, through a ...

Victorian Science In Context

Author: Bernard Lightman
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226481111
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I am grateful to the students and faculty of the History of Science Department at
the University of Wisconsin, Madison, for their ongoing support. I would also like
to thank the University of Chicago Press for permission to use some material from
my Osiris article, and The Archives, Imperial College of Science, Technology and
Medicine, London, for permission to use the sketch by Thomas Huxley, with
special thanks to Anne Barrett for her kind assistance in reproducing the sketch.
tific ...

Blattgefl Ster

Author: Hope Jahren
Publisher: Ludwig
ISBN: 3641114381
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Eine hinreißende Geschichte über Pflanzen, Liebe und die Wissenschaft Hope Jahren hat das, wovon viele Menschen träumen: einen Beruf, der ihr Herz und ihr Leben erfüllt.

A History Of Weed Science In The United States

Author: Robert L Zimdahl
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0123815029
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Dr. James W. Boyd, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy, Colorado State University,
has been a long-time friend whose advice and counsel have been essential to
my intellectual development. Dr. M.D.K. Owen, Professor of Agronomy, Iowa
State University and Ms. Tanya Zanish-Belcher, Chief of the Archival Section of
Parks Library at Iowa State University, provided an opportunity for several days of
reading in the archives of the four regional societies and the Weed Science
Society of ...

Religious Truth Illustrated From Science In Addresses And Sermons On Special Occasions

Author: Edward Hitchcock
Publisher:
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The materials for this vast theme were to be gathered from every part of Europe,
and the author has for many years been collecting them from the archives of
different capitals. The archives of Simancas, in particular, until very lately closed
against even the native historian, have been opened to his researches ; and his
collection has been further enriched by MSS. from some of the principal houses
in Spain, the descendants of the great men of the sixteenth century. Such a
collection of ...

Christian Doppler

Author: Ewald Hiebl
Publisher: Living Edition
ISBN: 9783901585098
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Jindfich Schwippel Christian Doppler in Prague— the Czech Perspective Archive
Material The second part of the title "the Czech Perspective", means that here
literature of Czech origin is dealt with and that the sources used are located in
archives in Prague: existing documents from the Central State Archives of the
Bohemian Regional Committee and of Gubernia, documents from the Royal
Bohemian Society of Science in the archives of the Czech Republic Science
Academy, data ...

Refiguring The Archive

Author: Carolyn Hamilton
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401005702
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So that beyond any call for refiguring, or intention to refigure, Refiguring the
Archive acknowledges and seeks to engage the (re)figuring that is happening, in
South Africa particularly, and wherever there is archive. The book was
conceptualised as an extension of a project with the same title hosted in 1998 by
the University of the Witwatersrand's Graduate School for the Humanities and
Social Sciences in conjunction 1 The literal translation of the former title is 'To
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Merchants Of Doubt

Author: Naomi Oreskes
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408828774
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No historian can do his or her work without the existence of archives and the
support of archivists. We thank the dedicated staff of the archives of the Scripps
Institution of Oceanography, particularly Deborah Day and Carolyn Rainey;
Ianice Goldblum at the National Academy of Sciences; the archives of the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology; the Lyndon B. Iohnson Presidential
Library; and the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library. We were fortunate to be
aided by several ...