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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (4): 323–339.
Published: 23 September 2020
... twentieth cen- tury by strengthening relations with the US (Charles Galton Darwin) and China (Joseph Needham), and by promoting pacifism (Bertrand Russell) and disarmament (Joseph Rotblat). The definition of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as instrumental in the history of science diplomacy capped...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (4): 456–481.
Published: 23 September 2020
... cooperativeness necessary for domestic political goals to succeed.2 Matthew Evangelista and Egle Rindzevic iu¯t_e have examined the weight that transnational networks and movements had in shaping relevant science and environmental policy in the Cold War era.3 Jacob Darwin Hamblin and Joseph Masco have emphasized...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (3): 311–322.
Published: 28 May 2020
... existence than to become a champion for science (147). Ruse further explains that not all non-believing scientists favored Darwin s theory of human evolution. Darwin s foremost supporters, like Alfred Russell Wallace and Charles Lyell, endorsed a supernatural ennobling [of] anthropoidal apes with...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (3): 217–247.
Published: 28 May 2020
... (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1980); Adrian Desmond, James Moore, and Janet Browne, Charles Darwin (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007). 7. Joan L. Richards, Introduction: Fragmented Lives, Isis 97, no. 2 (2006): 302 05. 8. These studies have been key to understanding the development of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 58–66.
Published: 02 April 2020
... nature, the role of wonders, natural history specimen exchange, and technical practices were addressed by Isabelle Charmantier, Mar´ a M. Portuon- do, Michael Bycroft, Tomomi Kinukawa, and Thomas Broman.18 After 2014, with Michael D. Gordin as the new editor and Jacob Darwin Hamblin and Erika Lorraine...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (5): 504–555.
Published: 01 November 2019
..., or 1.45 atm).40 Based on the anatomy of the stamen and the volume of a single cell, Pfeffer then suggested that each parenchyma cell in the stamen exerted at least double this - and Charles Darwin, The British Journal for the History of Science 29, no. 1 (Mar 1996): 17 41; Hartmut Gimmler, ed...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (5): 471–503.
Published: 01 November 2019
... dependence and historical specificity of modern fears.8 6. A pertinent example that also inspired parts of my analysis is Marwa Elshakry, Reading Darwin in Arabic, 1860 1950 (Chicago, London: University of Chicago Press, 2013). See also Liat Kozma, We, the Sexologists . . . : Arabic Medical Writing on...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (4): 447–458.
Published: 01 September 2019
... somewhat in his 1874 work, Anthropogenie order Entwickelungsgeschichte des Menschen, in which the Stammzelle became the first cell of the embryo, the fertilized egg, from which all other cells could arise. This Stammzelle was entirely theoretical and fit neatly with Charles Darwin s work on the origin of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (4): 459–469.
Published: 01 September 2019
... and published by the American Book Company in 1914. Charles Darwin s On the Origin of Species touted as the greatest scripture-killer ever penned was published over half a century before Hunter s book was published and much before the Tennessee antievo- lution law was passed.15 This being the case...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (4): 420–446.
Published: 01 September 2019
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (1): 104–115.
Published: 01 February 2019
... nineteenth-century figures like Charles Darwin and Fran- cis Galton are often mentioned in these stories, scientific interest and public policies focused on human heredity, and the many sources of hereditary data in the nineteenth century have been understudied. Similarly, conceptions of genetic material and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (1): 41–69.
Published: 01 February 2019
... probably no accident that Dr. Alfred C. Kinsey and I, who were graduate students together, should both be using the taxonomic method in places where it has not recently been generally used, he in the study of sex and I in the study of cultivated plants.27 - Descended from Darwin: Insights into the History...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (4): 536–547.
Published: 01 September 2018
... unnecessary layer of tinsel on an already decorated Christmas tree. Russell wants to establish history as a science, not in the Comtean or Marxian tradition, but in that of Darwin. The laboratory has replaced the library in biological research, and Russell thinks evolutionary history is the antidote...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (4): 403–440.
Published: 01 September 2018
... particular, she noted that altimetric information enables useful verification of oceanic lithosphere models30 Geographers were also invited to give their opinion on the potentials of POSEIDON. Alain Baudoin from the French Institut Ge´ographique National (IGN), thus stated the 25. Jacob Darwin Hamblin...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (2): 246–257.
Published: 01 April 2018
... John Durant tweeted that Charles Darwin himself would be fired from @Google for his views on the sexes3 The invocation of Darwin and evolutionary biology in current disputes over diversity in the workplace show that the gender dimensions of Victorian biology hold more than historical interest. The...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (1): 56–109.
Published: 01 February 2018
... luminaries including Charles Lyell and Charles Darwin.3 Today, he is almost entirely forgotten, his work having been eclipsed just a year later by Darwin s own theoretical opus, On the Origin of Species (1859). Our interest here in Bronn, however, is not with his major theoretical conclusions, nor with...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (1): 24–55.
Published: 01 February 2018
... who were foist- ing temporary] absurdities . . . into their scheme of reality40 Charles Galton Darwin, grandson of the celebrated biologist, exemplified the rising tide of pragmatism. In December 1926, Darwin wrote to Niels Bohr, admitting: It is part of my doctrine that the details of a physicist s...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (5): 653–677.
Published: 01 November 2017
... major scientific discovery on a level with Darwin s theory of evolution by natural selection (which Robin also opposed). In a recent article, Laurent Loison has reconstructed Robin s scientific program and explored the reasons for his opposition to both Schwann s and Virchow s cell theories.2 According...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (5): 589–601.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Philosophical Concerns in Nineteenth-century Biology in The Interaction between Science and Philosophy, ed. Y. Elkana (New York: Atlantic Highlands, 1974), 407 26; Toby A. Appel, The Cuvier Geoffroy Debate: French Biology in the Decades Before Darwin (New York: Oxford, 1987); John Pickstone, How Might We Map...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (5): 629–652.
Published: 01 November 2017
...´de and Be´de Franc¸ois-Vincent Raspail (ref. 3), 54 57. 28. On Geoffroy s research of the 1820s, see Toby A. Appel, The Cuvier Geoffroy Debate: French Biology in the Decades Before Darwin (New York: Oxford, 1987), 130 36. 29. Raspail, Recherches chimiques (ref. 19), 297. WORLDS CONF L I C T I NG...