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Science as Public Culture; Chemistry and Enlightenment in Britain, 1760-1820.

By: GOLINSKI, Jan.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, Cambridge University Press, (1992).: 1992

Seller ID: S12889


8vo. xi, 342 pp. 14 illus., index. Cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. RARE IN JACKET. Golinski is Associate Professor of History and Humanities, University of New Hampshire. Reviewed in The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 26 / Issue 01 / March 1993, pp. 93-93. ISBN: 780521394147 "Science as Public Culture joins a growing number of recent studies examining science as a practical activity in specific social settings. Jan Golinski considers the development of chemistry in Britain from 1760 to 1820, and relates it to the rise and subsequent eclipse of forms of civic life characteris... View more info