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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 485637–647 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.5.637
Published: 01 November 2018
...Rebecca Lemov This article traces the rise of “predictive” attitudes to crime prevention. After a brief summary of the current spread of predictive policing based on person-centered and place-centered mathematical models, an episode in the scientific study of future crime is examined. At UCLA...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-2183–198 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.183
Published: 02 April 2020
... with their duty to report it in a time that this practice was considered a crime. Medical confidentiality remains a relevant topic in current medical ethics. Presently, thanks to Big Data, electronic records, and social networks, how to manage health and genetic truths has become a complex issue. The...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 495556–565 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.5.556
Published: 01 November 2019
... interviews and surveys of Black life in Philadelphia with the same data used by the national census to secure the place of Black lives in the national record. By integrating his own new data with old data generated by the state, he pointed to the severity of the crime of slavery as well as the continued...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 485549–556 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.5.549
Published: 01 November 2018
... crime, or handling specimens.9 Like much historical writing on science and technology, the project of historicizing data and the database requires an effort to set aside categories that are customarily taken for granted. The idealization of data embodies a typical paradox of bureaucratic as well as...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 485581–593 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.5.581
Published: 01 November 2018
..., being derived from individual data points, nor reducible to any specific individual or moment in time, but able to stand for a general class. Statistical entities such as the average man, unemployment, or crime rate 2. David Sepkoski, Towards a Natural History of Data : Evolving Practices and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 47142–75 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.1.42
Published: 01 February 2017
... also contributed to strong practices of European cultural modelling in Argentina, as elsewhere in the Americas.2 For many Argentine state makers, to be European was to be civilized, and they envisioned a national future in which Argentina would be recognized by European countries as a peer among...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 465669–709 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.5.669
Published: 01 November 2016
... institutional needs, while southern fellows built ties to northern institutions that helped them recruit future expert visitors and imple- ment reforms at home. As they had before and during the war, American mathematicians also used their work with United States government agencies and leading philanthropies...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 464490–527 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.4.490
Published: 01 September 2016
... in his earliest transmutation notebook, then monkeys make men23 Yet, although the question of human origins had hovered over the Origin of Species, little was explicitly said, except for an enigmatic line in the conclusion, suggesting that i]n the distant future . . . Light will be thrown on the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 454549–576 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.4.549
Published: 01 September 2015
... Future of Human Race Science News-Letter 16, no. 453 (1929): 364 65þ374, on 365. 59. Charles Darwin, The Origin of Species (1859; reprint, Cambridge, MA: The Harvard Classics, 1909), 84. 564 | T Y RRE L L Francis Galton, Darwin s cousin and an early promoter of eugenics, wrote, The natural character...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 452340–347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.2.340
Published: 01 April 2015
... the trend was initiated by essays and books such as William Cronon, The Trouble with Wilderness in Uncommon Ground: Rethinking the Human Place in Nature (New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1995), 69 90; Karl Jacoby, Crimes against Nature (Berkeley: Uni- versity of California Press, 2003); Douglas Weiner...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 45149–84 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.1.49
Published: 01 February 2015
..., not less abnormal. A few homo- sexual men have tried to persuade U.S. surgeons to operate on them to change them into pseudowomen. Most surgeons will have nothing to do with what they consider a crime against nature and the laws of the 48 states 42. Christian Hamburger, Georg K. Stu¨rup, and E. Dahl...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 443197–233 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.3.197
Published: 01 June 2014
... reinvigoration see Lily Litvak, Latinos y anglosajones: Or ´genes de una pole´mica (Barcelona: Puvill, 1980); Robert A. Nye, Crime, Madness, and Politics in Modern France: The Medical Concept of National Decline (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1984); Vicente Cacho Viu, Repensar el 98 (Madrid...
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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
... Knecht, in the future of the twenty-fifth century. It is not irrelevant that the figure Jacobus was modeled on Jacob Burckhardt, the marvelous originator of the epoch called the Renaissance. Nor is it irrelevant that Henri Pirenne, the animating spirit of the periodical that redefined the historical...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 423235–243 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.3.235
Published: 01 June 2012
...? (222). It is clear that the French were generally unconcerned about the radiation exposure of African miners, though it is also clear that they underestimated the importance of that of French miners as well. The South Africans similarly found ways to ignore the exposures of black miners another crime...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 422114–142 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.2.114
Published: 01 April 2012
... Wars (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2006). 15. Ellen Schrecker, Many Are the Crimes: McCarthyism in America (Boston: Little, Brown, 1998). 16. On the difficulties faced by scientists to be taken seriously by the CIA, see Ronald E. Doel and Allan A. Needell, Science, Scientists, and the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 42130–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.1.30
Published: 01 February 2012
... Adventures with Dolphins, Whales and Sea Lions (Sofia, Bulgaria: Pensoft, 2008). 30. U.S. Senate, Ocean Mammal Protection (ref. 26), 326. HSNS 42.1 Benson final_Sample.indd 41 1/30/2012 5:52:32 PM 42 | B E N S O N animals from laying the groundwork for their future exploitation.31 But no one argued against...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2010; 404532–568 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2010.40.4.532
Published: 01 November 2010
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2009; 393269–299 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2009.39.3.269
Published: 01 August 2009
... formation of the Polish socialist state once the war had ended.7 For sincere Lysenkoists, the fact that eugenicist and geneticist circles so often overlapped provided vivid evidence of crimes supposedly committed on behalf of the gene theory. For Skowron, encountering the consequences of eugen- ics in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2009; 392248–257 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2009.39.2.248
Published: 01 May 2009
... them the choice of either confessing or not confessing to the crime which the police are sure they have committed. Neither will know what the other chooses to do, but if neither of them confesses, the district attorney says he will book them on some trumped-up minor charge, and they will receive minor...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2007; 372355–368 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2007.37.2.355
Published: 01 March 2007
... not only Japa- nese specialists in the field, but also ordinary Japanese citizens. It was one thing to manufacture computers that replicated IBM technology, but quite another to obtain documents illegally. The people arrested explained that the motive for their crime was the U.S. marketing of a new...