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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1994; 242395–401 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757727
Published: 01 January 1994
... Geschichte einer Wissenschaft Trischler Helmuth REVIEWS AND BIBLIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYS Science, National Socialism, and the longue duree David c. cassidy. Uncertainty: The life and science of Werner Heisenberg. New York: Freeman, 1991. xii, 669 p.: illus. j.l. heilbron. The dilemmas of an upright man. Max...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1992; 222339–389 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757685
Published: 01 January 1992
...Mark Walker Copyright 1992 Regents of the University of California [Footnotes] 1 Mark Walker, German National Socialism and the quest for nuclear power, 1939– 1949 (Cambridge, 1989), 160–165, 204–-229 "Legenden um die deutsche Atom- bombe," Vierteljahershefte für Zeitgeschichte, 38...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1991; 212299–316 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757665
Published: 01 January 1991
... (RF, RG 3, series 915, 4/29). GREGORY A. GOOD* The Rockefeller Foundation, the Leipzig Geophysical Institute, and National Socialism in the 1930s This article describes how the rise to power of the National Social ists affected the efforts of one German scientific institution?the Leipzig...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 494351–383 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.4.351
Published: 01 September 2019
... genetic history studies, has flourished, engaging with diverse politics of social identity and national belonging across the globe. Previous scholars have stated that a distinct feature of genetic history studies is the globalized research and commercial network enabled by technological innovations and...
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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
..., heuristic, environmental, science advising, carbon dioxide, Carter Administration INTRODUCTION [Risks] can thus be changed, magnified, dramatized or minimized within knowledge, and to that extent they [risks] are particularly open to social defi- nition and construction.1 In October 1983, the U.S. National...
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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
... relationship with the nation- state. Museum administrators and leading scientists consciously strove to cre- ate a meaningful space for natural science museums and museum natural scientists in Argentine society as well as social rules for how scientists ought to behave in other words forging what has often...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 485627–636 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.5.627
Published: 01 November 2018
... of Data and the Database edited by Soraya de Chadarevian and Theodore M. Porter. © 2018 by the Regents of the University of California 2018 data double data aggregate social security economy privacy DAN BOUK* The National Data Center and the Rise of the Data Double ABSTRACT A mid-1960s...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 44190–98 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.1.90
Published: 01 February 2014
..., Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National University of Singa- pore (NUS) 11 Arts Link, AS1-05 27, Singapore 117570; hisjpd@nus.edu.sg. 90 | Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences, Vol. 44, Number 1, pps. 90 98. ISSN 1939-1811, electronic ISSN 1939-182X. © 2014 by the Regents of the University...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 503302–310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.3.302
Published: 28 May 2020
...., index. ISBN 978-1-781-44078-0. $99.00 (hardcover). The study of science and technology in India has become a dynamic subfield, capable of offering wide-ranging insights into colonial and postcolonial India, and broader questions of society, culture, power, imagination, modernity, and nation. Exactly how...
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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
.... Transnationalism is a framework that takes the analysis through national bor- ders, allowing us to perceive the social (political, economic, artistic, scientific, etc.) 5. The bibliography on the topic is extensive. Some classical references include: Ernest Gellner, Nations and Nationalism (New York: Cornell...
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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
... masculinity, social uplift, and moral character, Hoover s biography and others like it echoed key themes in the nineteenth-century narrative of the self- made man. By conceiving and commending the self-made mathematician, biographies in the Monthly helped ground mathematics in day-to-day Amer- ican life while...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-267–73 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.67
Published: 02 April 2020
... was not framed as a path-breaking historical study on climate change, but as an investigation into how social factors such as funding and global politics shaped research. It proposed an evolutionary model of scientific **AHP-PReST, Universite´ de Strasbourg, CNRS (French National Center for...
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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
... read the article either as a forerunner of social histories to come, or as the product of the long-running debate over 1. Paul Forman, Weimar culture, causality, and quantum theory, 1918 1927: Adaptation by German physicists and mathematicians to a hostile intellectual environment, HSPS 3 (1971): 1...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-2209–216 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.209
Published: 02 April 2020
... National Laboratory . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2018 . ix+472 pp., illus., index. ISBN 978-1-4214-2531-3 . $79.95 (hardcover). © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 Reimagining 20th-Century Physics BY CATHERINE WESTFALL* JOSEPH D. MARTIN. Solid State...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-225–30 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.25
Published: 02 April 2020
... impact on the several generations of historians of science like me, who grew up under its influence. Indeed, it has pioneered and reshaped the historical studies of modern physics, science policy, and the politics of science, especially the relationship between science and the national security state...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-241–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.41
Published: 02 April 2020
... its aim to understand science-as-part-of-society, is now taken for granted by the journal’s authors. On this view, the engineering sciences are simply one of several domains (alongside the social sciences, agricultural sciences, and biomedicine) where it is particularly easy to glimpse science’s...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-281–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.81
Published: 02 April 2020
... science over time. In the journal s early years, authors in its pages pursued a fine-grained interest in the intersection of intellectual developments in the sciences with the broadly social forces of scientific communities and world views. That intersection highlighted how the context of theory, existing...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-258–66 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.58
Published: 02 April 2020
... ever more becoming a mixture of disciplines and that the scientific endeavor increasingly integrates across boundaries, including the social sciences.1 If this is so, one could say that, as far as disciplines are concerned, we now find ourselves a bit closer to a situation described in our studies...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-290–128 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.90
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. 2014; 443197–233 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.3.197
Published: 01 June 2014
..., efforts to regenerate a troubled Spanish national identity and to promote science and education as drivers of social progress are typical of the critical turn-of-the-century period. In this context, the Benedito brothers’ work at the museum can be related both to an international trend to modernize...