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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 455758–804 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.5.758
Published: 01 November 2015
.... The field took its peculiar shape and content within this unique social space—the social world of the Cold War defense consultant. © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 nonlinear optics laser Nicolaas Bloembergen ballistic missile Institute for Defense Analyses...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 503248–301 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.3.248
Published: 28 May 2020
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-231–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.31
Published: 02 April 2020
... the 1980s on high-tech defense systems focused Forman s attention on the vast transformations in the scale and scope of physicists work in the United States that had begun during the Second World War. The urgency to under- stand historical connections between the present in which Forman was writing...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 495471–503 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.5.471
Published: 01 November 2019
...; IDF, Israeli Defense Forces; IDFA, Israeli Defense Force Archive; lit., literally; TAS, The American Soldier project. | 471 Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences, Vol. 49, Number 5, pps. 471 503. ISSN 1939-1811, electronic ISSN 1939-182X. © 2019 by the Regents of the University of California. All...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 494384–419 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.4.384
Published: 01 September 2019
... public psychological and emotional effects of propaganda, and later, how civil defense consultants established policies to identify and manage public emotions ex- hibited in response to the risks of nuclear war.8 The fact that Nierenberg s phrases caution, but not panic ; concern, but not panic...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 492151–193 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.2.151
Published: 01 April 2019
... to referee the submission. After consulting Alpher, he told the editor that the author should read Alpher, Follin, and Herman, Physical Conditions in the Initial States of the Expanding Universe (Physical Review, 92, no. 6 (1953): 1347 61), as most of the work the author presented on the abundance...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 483338–379 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.3.338
Published: 01 June 2018
... often been told and told well as a narrative about a surge in federal spending on basic research, nearly all of which came from defense-related agencies. By 1953, as Paul Forman has shown, spending on 6. On the early history of general relativity, see esp. Ju¨rgen Renn, ed., The Genesis of General...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 483300–337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.3.300
Published: 01 June 2018
... synthesized as specific objectives some soon to see their defenses crum- ble37 Speaking in Bombay, Woodward invoked a more pacific imperialism: The structure known, but not yet accessible to synthesis, is to the chemist what the unclimbed mountain, the uncharted sea, the untilled field, the unreached...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 473268–292 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.3.268
Published: 01 June 2017
... Science, tr. J. Lyon (La Salle, IL: Open Court, 1991), 31. 8. Duhem, Notation atomique (ref. 1), 436, 438. D I L EMMAS OF P I ERRE DUHEM | 271 All this seems like strange talk for an implacable opponent of atomic theory. Even Wurtz, the author of an impassioned 1879 defense of atomism, could not have...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 473293–319 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.3.293
Published: 01 June 2017
... consistently deemphasize the perpetual lease of the tribe s sacred mountain as a major obstacle to the founding of the observatory. See, for example, MorganMonroe, Consultant, Public Information, National Science Foundation, to Aden Meinel, Background material and Kitt Peak National Observatory (c. 1959...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 472200–254 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.2.200
Published: 01 April 2017
..., David Bohm and Collective Movement HSPBS 33 (2002): 161 92; Anja Skaar Jacobsen, Le´on Rosenfeld s Marxist Defense of Complementarity HSPBS 37, supplement (2007): 3 34; Peter Galison, Assassin of Rela- tivity Einstein for the 21st Century: His Legacy in Science, Art, and Modern Culture, ed. Gerald...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 465592–632 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.5.592
Published: 01 November 2016
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 463270–312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.3.270
Published: 01 June 2016
... for Science (ref. 53), 44 46. PATRONAGE AND PRACT I C E I N BR I T I SH S TORM SURGE SC I ENCE | 283 soon shifted toward local government. To understand this transition, I turn to debates in London following the flood of 1928. FLOOD DEFENSE POLICY: GOVERNMENT PATRONAGE FOR TI55 On Friday, January 6...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 462207–242 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.2.207
Published: 01 April 2016
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 455703–757 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.5.703
Published: 01 November 2015
... tacit philosophical views. Anderson, in the famous 1972 article More Is Different was motivated to articulate a detailed defense of emergentism in part by the growth of reductionism in the particle physics community and the consequences for the professional landscape of Cold War physics. The same...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 453397–446 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.3.397
Published: 01 June 2015
... for Peace speech before the United Nations General Assembly, Livermore physicists Edward Teller, Harold Brown (who would become Sec- retary of Defense in the Carter administration), and Gerald Johnson met during the 1956 Suez crisis and considered the idea of excavating an alternate canal through...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 451115–146 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.1.115
Published: 01 February 2015
... research. Chromosome images circulated widely, appear- ing in class rooms, in diagnostic laboratories and consultation rooms, in broad sheets and the artist s studio. Considering these varied uses and the multiple meanings they carried, the essay starts investigating how chromosome images became the most...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 445470–502 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.5.470
Published: 01 November 2014
... refused. The hand-over constituted an important contribution to the West s common defense effort and the mutual defense agreement of January 27, 1950, compelled the Italian government to facilitate the production and transfer . . . of raw and semi-processed materials required by the United States28...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 443277–284 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.3.277
Published: 01 June 2014
... books. Levin is not simply interested in the history and politics of the New Left, but also in the connection between that activism and the Cold War. He sees them as part of the same story: New Left activism was in many respects a natural outgrowth of the changes that massive, defense- oriented...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 442140–177 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.2.140
Published: 01 April 2014
...-practitioner was entitled to free consultations with Dinshah or another member of the institute s staff. Members also received a subscription to the newsletter Spectro-Chrome, which was published in one form or another for almost forty years, were able to attend meetings of local chapters (known as planets...