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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2015) 45 (4): 577–609.
Published: 01 September 2015
... research products and reinforce links both with the scientific community and with external users of meteorological and climatological research. Borne out by quantitative data, this science policy–centered history sheds light on the development of research and research specializations in the field in Canada...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2010) 40 (2): 183–224.
Published: 01 May 2010
... (IBP) Roger Revelle data-driven research data management | 183 Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences, Vol. 40, Number 2, pps. 183 224. ISSN 1939-1811, elec- tronic ISSN 1939-182X. © 2010 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 81–89.
Published: 02 April 2020
... sciences, 9. Histories of Data and the Database, HSNS 48, no. 5 (2018), introduced by Soraya de Chadarevian and Theodore M. Porter, Scrutinizing the Data World, 549 56; cf. Sabina Leo- nelli, ed., Data-Driven Research in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Studies in the History and Philosophy of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 209–216.
Published: 02 April 2020
... Max Born in Go¨ttingen and Arnold Sommerfeld in Munich, Condon did not return to Berkeley, instead taking a leave of absence. In the interim he accepted a job at Bell Laboratories, where he worked as a journalist, providing editorial assistance to the research staff and writing articles for the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 183–198.
Published: 02 April 2020
... increasingly available for market research. The digitalization of work has fostered numerous opportunities to work from home and created positions for data scientists. *Director, Institute of Bioethics, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogota´, Colombia. Email: eduardo.diaz@javeriana.edu.co | 183 Historical...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 74–80.
Published: 02 April 2020
... sciences driven by technology (and thus, directly or indirectly, by physical science): [I]n our century, when elaborate tools and techniques from the physical sciences are employed with ever greater power and success in the biological sciences, it makes no sense to be scrupulous in definition. And since...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 90–128.
Published: 02 April 2020
... chairman of Hoover s President s Research Committee on Social Trends beginning in 1929 and Roosevelt s National Planning Board from 1933.48 Charles had gained an interest in science from his No. 1 Tutor, John, and became the leading advocate of data and quantitative analysis in political science...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (5): 471–503.
Published: 01 November 2019
... with an urgent and immediate application in mind.15 Though the data was obtained for pragmatic reasons, studying the workings of fear in soldiers was a coherent continuation of Dollard s prewar research agenda, and a vast new territory for neo-behaviorism to test its hypotheses.16 In the late 1930s...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (3): 338–349.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Jacobs, a medical researcher at Stanford University situate their work within this framework. Daniel P. Todes s Ivan Pavlov attempts to address misinformation and presump- tions concerning Pavlov s science and personality, such as his popular work of training dogs to salivate at the sound of a bell; his...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (3): 300–337.
Published: 01 June 2019
.... Andre´ Holenstein, Hubert Steinke, and Martin Stuber (Leiden: Brill, 2013), 286 87. 37. Stichweh, Zur Entstehung wissenschaftlicher Disziplinen (ref. 11), 14 38. 38. Schlo¨zer s use of tables has been identified as data-driven practice in the context of his work as a statistician, which illustrates...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (3): 273–299.
Published: 01 June 2019
... masses had confirmed the existence of three small ice- streams hidden under the permanent snowfields of the Northern Japan Alps. According to their measurements of surface flow velocity, these invisible ice flows had moved between 10 and 30 centimeters in a month. Hence, the researchers concluded in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (3): 241–272.
Published: 01 June 2019
... through attention to labor practices in the groves. A complex legal, technological, and administrative infrastructure facilitated the circulation of citrus fruit across the Mediterranean and into metropolitan France. This nexus of scientific research, economic profit, and racial hierarchy met criticism...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (2): 117–150.
Published: 01 April 2019
... and the beginning of the twentieth centuries. The confirmation of preliminary observations obtained with early versions of the cloud chamber drove, as in the case of the positron, further evolutions of the instrument into a “golden age” of the apparatus within particle physics research. The “sunset...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (1): 70–103.
Published: 01 February 2019
... establishment of the National Research Council’s consensus studies. These examples demonstrate that consensus was not a natural or obvious choice. Rather, the choice was driven by the growth and definition of the postwar scientific community and its negotiated relationship to the Cold War national security...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (5): 549–556.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Angeles, 6265 Bunche Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1473, chadarevian@history.ucla.edu. Porter: Department of History, UCLA Box 951473, 6265 Bunche Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1473, tporter@history.ucla.edu. 1. Sabina Leonelli, ed., Special Section: Data-Driven Research in the Biological and Biomed- ical...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (5): 648–658.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Soraya de Chadarevian There is much talk about data-driven and in silico biology, but how exactly does it work? This essay reflects on the relation of data practices to the biological things from which they are abstracted. Looking at concrete examples of computer use in biology, the essay asks: How...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (5): 594–603.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Soraya de Chadarevian and Theodore M. Porter. © 2018 by the Regents of the University of California 2018 case histories data-driven insanity narrative standardization THEODORE M. PORTER* Observations, Narrative, and Data in Nineteenth-Century Asylum Medicine ABSTRACT French asylum doctor...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (5): 568–580.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., the emer- gence of data-driven visual graphics dates back to the nineteenth century, to an era that Michael Friendly has coined the Golden Age of Graphical Statistics: the period between roughly 1850 and 1900 that witnessed a highly innovative *Senior Research Scholar, Max Planck Institute for the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (5): 673–684.
Published: 01 November 2018
... of areas of inquiry focused on data that developed through the Cold War on both sides of the Iron Curtain, domains that have exploded in the commercial, national security, and aca- demic worlds since the early 1990s. Over the years, investigators working in these areas of research have made heavy use...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (5): 616–626.
Published: 01 November 2018
... against the rights of free access to and use of human DNA by researchers, physicians, and patients. Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics, Inc., 133 SCt 2107 (2013). 2. The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) went into effect in 1967. Recent questions about access to state data have been...