History of Science; A review of literature and research in the history of science, medicine and technology in its intellectual and social context. Volume 12.

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8vo. 308 pp. Blue gilt-stamped cloth. Pencil underlining (L. Pearce Williams' copy). Very good. Book reviews: Including: J.B. Morrell, Reflections on the history of Scottish science. Book reviews content: Prosopography as a Research Tool in History of Science: The British Scientific Community 1700-1900 (p. 1) Shapin, Steven; Thackray, Arnold; Swedish Science in the Eighteenth Century (p. 29) Frangsmyr, Tore; "Charles Darwin: The Years of Controversy" by P. Vorzimmer (p. 43) Ruse, Michael; "The Triumph of the Darwinian Method" by M. T. Ghiselin (p. 43) Ruse, Michael; "Wallace and Natural Selection" by H. Lewis McKinney (p. 43) Ruse, Michael; "Greek Medicine" by E. D. Phillips (p. 59) Nutton, Vivian; "The Heart and the Vascular System in Ancient Greek Medicine: from Alcmaeon to Galen" by C. R. S. Harris (p. 59) Nutton, Vivian; "Studien zur Geschichte der Mineralnamen in Pharmazie, Chemie, und Medizin von den Anfangen bis auf Paracelsus" by Dietlinde Goltz (p. 70) Pagel, Walter; Reflections on the History of Scottish Science (p. 81) Morrell, J. B.; The Audience for Science in Eighteenth Century Edinburgh (p. 95) Shapin, Steven; The Origins and Development of the Scottish Scientific Community, 1680-1760 (p. 122) Christie, John R. R.; Early Newtonianism (p. 142) Jacob, M. C.; History of Science in the Federal Republic of Germany (p. 147) Forbes, Eric G.; "Wolffianismens Genombrott i Uppsala" by Tore Frangsmyr (Book Review) (p. 152) Jonsson, Inge; Evolutionism in the Enlightenment (p. 159) Bowler, Peter J.; Queries, Answers and Unsolved Problems in Eighteenth Century Biology (p. 184) Schiller, Joseph; Recent Paracelsian Studies (p. 200) Pagel, Walter; "Genetics and American Society" by Kenneth M. Ludmerer (p. 212) Gould, Stephen Jay; "Nineteenth Century Aether Theories" by Kenneth F. Schaffner (p. 220) Wilson, David B.; "The Ethereal Aether: A History of the Michelson-Morley-Miller Aether Experiments, 1880-1930" by Loyd S. Swenson, Jr (p. 220) Wilson, David B.; "A Navigator's Universe. The "Libro de Cosmographia" of 1538 by Pedro de Medina" by Ursula Lamb (p. 227) Waters, D. W.; The Chemical Philosophers: Chemical Medicine from Paracelsus to Van Helmont (p. 235) Debus, Allen G.; Science and Society in Nineteenth Century Anthropology (p. 260) Weber, Gay; Coleridge and Natural Philosophy: A Review of Recent Literary and Historical Research (p. 284) Shaffer, E. S.; "The Discovery of our Galaxy" by Charles A. Whitney (p. 299) Whitrow, G. J.; "The Milky Way: An Elusive Road for Science" by Stanley L. Jaki (p. 299) Whitrow, G. J.

Title: History of Science; A review of literature and research in the history of science, medicine and technology in its intellectual and social context. Volume 12.

Author Name: [History of Science]

Categories: Science History,

Publisher: New York:, Science History Publications, 1974.: 1974

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: BL3752

Keywords: Science History