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The Rise of the Wave Theory of Light, Optical Theory and Experiment in the Early Nineteenth Century.

By: BUCHWALD, Jed Z.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago and London:, University of Chicago Press, (1989).: 1989

Seller ID: S12435

ISBN: 0226078868


8vo. xxiv, 474 pp. Diagrams, figures, index. Printed wrappers. Near fine. [br] "No one interested in the history of optics, the history of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century physics, or the general phenomenon of theory change in science can afford to ignore Jed Buchwald's well-structured, highly detailed, and scrupulously researched book. . . . Buchwald's analysis will surely constitute the essential starting point for further work on this important and hitherto relatively neglected episode of theory change."—John Worrall, Isis. Contents: Part 1 – Selectionism ; 1. The O... View more info

Scientific Credibility and Technical Standards in 19th and Early 20th Century Germany and Britain.

By: BUCHWALD, Jed Z. [ed.].

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Dordrecht, The Netherlands:, Kluwer Academic, (1996).:

Seller ID: S11051

ISBN: 0792342410


Series: Archimedes: New Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology. 8vo. ix, 182 pp. Bibliography, indices. Paper-backed boards. Near fine. ISBN: 0792342410 View more info