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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 423159–189 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.3.159
Published: 01 June 2012
... through the University of California Press's Rights and Permissions website, http://www.ucpressjournals.com/reprintinfo.asp . 2012 natural history Odón Buen Ernst Haeckel science popularization expository science science and religion Spain republican science Darwinism | 1 5 9 *Centre d...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 503217–247 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.3.217
Published: 28 May 2020
... Mathematical Monthly. | 217 Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences, Vol. 50, Number 3, pps. 217 247. ISSN 1939-1811, electronic ISSN 1939-182X. © 2020 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 483259–299 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.3.259
Published: 01 June 2018
... reconciled existing ones. Situating distributions in mathematicians’ changing contexts of funding, travel, and publication, especially in connection with the postwar reconstruction of international science, I argue that wordplay and suggestive comparisons—often termed “abuses of language”—helped tie...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 474494–528 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.4.494
Published: 01 September 2017
... into the late nineteenth century.9 Pedagogy sharpened these disagreements. Chemists worried about the images of science that students would receive in textbooks and classrooms. As Mary Joe Nye has observed, The expository or demonstrative integrity of the atomic theory was a central issue in the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 463392–427 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.3.392
Published: 01 June 2016
...Josep Simon The historiography of physics has reached a great degree of maturity and sophistication, providing many avenues to consider the making of science from a historical perspective. However, the big picture of the making of physics is characterized by a predominant narrative focused on a...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 452303–339 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.2.303
Published: 01 April 2015
.... (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990 2002); Treatise: James Clerk Maxwell, Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1873), which will be cited by article number. | 303 Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences, Vol. 45, Number 2, pps. 303 339. ISSN 1939-1811, electronic ISSN...
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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
..., chromosome pictures were the most recognizable images of genetics points to the need for new approaches to the historiography. © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 human chromosome number human karyotype microscopy photomicrographs iconic images of science Joe Hin Tjio...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2013; 433281–333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2013.43.3.281
Published: 01 June 2013
... Epoque, carpets, wallpaper, electrical lighting, shadows, abstraction, Neo-Idealism NEO-IDEALIST MODERNITY: SCIENCE SPLIT FROM ART Although scholars have long pointed to similarities between Einstein s relativ- ity and Picasso s Cubism, few personal connections existed between highly creative, young...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2008; 383405–450 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2008.38.3.405
Published: 01 August 2008
... UCTION In early October 1957, an émigré British electrical engineer named Norman Moody addressed a small audience of physicists and engineers gathered at CERN, the newly built high-energy physics laboratory straddling the French-Swiss | 4 0 5 *Science and Technology Studies, York University, Bethune...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2007; 372271–336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2007.37.2.271
Published: 01 March 2007
...Paul Forman ©© 2007 by the Regents of the University of California Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences, Vol. 37, Number 2, pps. 271 336. ISSN 0890-9997, electronic ISSN 1533-8355. © 2007 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2005; 36135–70 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2005.36.1.35
Published: 01 September 2005
... Advancement of Science. Dr. D. Gabor, Hungarian scientist, now working for the British-Thomson- Houston electrical engineering concern, explained how by combining the electron microscope with a new optical principle it could be made to resolve the pattern of atoms in the molecule or the details of a virus...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2000; 311125–173 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757848
Published: 01 January 2000
..., quanta and relativity [1896– 1925]," Annals of science, 51 (1994), 355-380 Paolantonio Marazzini, Nuove radiazioni, quanti e relativita in Italia: 1896-1925 (Pavia, 1996) Carlo Cattani, "Marcolongo e la volgarizzazione della relativita," RSS, 4 (1996), 99-144 Michelangelo De Maria and Giulio...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1997; 2811–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757788
Published: 01 January 1997
... Verfassers gedruckt im Konigl. Taubstummen-Institute zu Schleswig. Caneva, Kenneth L., 1980. "Ampere, the Etherians, and the Oersted Connex- ion." British Journal for the History of Science, 13, 121–138. — 1993. Robert Mayer and the Conservation of Energy. Princeton: Prince- ton University Press...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1986; 162353–369 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757569
Published: 01 January 1986
... theory of relativity in France;" and Michel Cloitre and Terry Shinn, "Expository practice: Social, cognitive, and epistemological linkage," in Terry Shinn and Richard Whitley, Expository science: forms and functions of popularization (Dordrecht, 1985); and Bernadette Bensaud and Christine Blondel, Les...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1983; 132239–260 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757516
Published: 01 January 1983
... the Chevalier de Louville (PO, Bl, 1–194, fol. 1). 6 Henry Guerlac, Essays and papers in the history of modern science (Baltimore and Lon- don, 1977), 486 "Some areas for further Newtonian studies," History of science, 17 (1979), 75–101, on 89–90 Newton on the Continent (Ithaca and London...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1977; 833–72 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757367
Published: 01 January 1977
... Experimental Physics in Napoleonic France By Eugene Frankel* In the first decade of the nineteenth century, experimental physics underwent a transformation. The efforts of Pierre Simon Laplace, Claude Louis Berthollet, and their students in the Societe d'Arcueil, transformed a qualitative expository science...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1978; 963–159 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757377
Published: 01 January 1978
... ersten Hälfte des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts (Weinheim, 1956) Wilhelm Prandtl, Isis, 50 (1959), 79–81, on 80. 7 Lewis S. Feuer, Einstein and the Generations of Science (New York, 1974). 8 Robert E. Schofield, Mechanism and Materialism: British Natural Philosophy in an Age of Reason (Princeton...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1959; 573–112 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757178
Published: 01 January 1959
... publish his famous "Dictionnaire de Chimie" (1766).7 To Rouelle's teaching and to Macquer's expository writing we 4 For the composition of the Academie des Sciences at this time see the "Al manach Royal" for the years 1763 to 1770 and the "Index Biographique des Mem ores et Correspondants de l'Acad?mie...