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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2002) 33 (1): 61–86.
Published: 01 September 2002
... conflicting norms of his professional and national identities and how he tried to resolve the conflicts. ©© Regents of the University of California KENJI ITO* Values of pure science : Nishina Yoshio s wartime discourse between nationalism and physics, 1940-1945 HSPS, Volume 33, Part 1, pages 61-86. ISSN...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (1): 42–75.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Carolyne R. Larson This article explores the emotional community of museum natural scientists in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Argentina, a context in which the growth of museum natural sciences and nation-state formation became closely intertwined. Influenced by powerful nineteenth...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (4): 384–419.
Published: 01 September 2019
..., despite growing political, scientific, and popular concern about the prospect of melting glaciers, sea-level rise, and more generally, climate-induced societal instability, American high-level science advisers and administrators, scientific committees, national and international scientific orga- nizations...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2015) 45 (2): 217–272.
Published: 01 April 2015
... journal and elsewhere to chronicle the history of the U.S. national laboratories and similar homes of Big Science abroad. Most importantly, the article communicates an alternative interpretative perspective on the institutional change of Big Science labs, consciously and consistently keeping its analysis...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (1): 70–103.
Published: 01 February 2019
..., Ph.D., Space History Curator, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.; shindellm@si.edu. The following abbreviations are used: AEA, American Economic Association; CEA, Council of Economic Advisers; NAS, the Academy for National Academy of Sciences; NDRC, National...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (5): 592–632.
Published: 01 November 2016
... analysis of local, national, and transnational interactions shaping socialist knowledge-making. Ultimately, Lavrentiev’s ability to make Akademgorodok into the scene of major international encounters highlights the important role of Soviet science in the Cold War circulation of knowledge. © 2016 by the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (5): 471–503.
Published: 01 November 2019
... States.3 Scholars who have looked at the role and exportation of American social science in the context of decolonial nation-building have rarely examined in detail the ways in which psychological expertise was used to affect the subjects of modernization efforts, or was translated into vernacular forms...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (2): 164–199.
Published: 01 April 2017
... minister s perspective in Borden, Intro- duction in Stefa´nsson, Friendly Arctic (ref. 1), xxi. For how science is constructed as tran- scendent of national boundaries and a critique of such notions, see Livingstone, Putting Science (ref. 3); Bocking, Indigenous Knowledge (ref. 7), 39 61. 172 | S...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (5): 556–591.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Brit Shields This paper seeks to combine studies of émigré scientists, Cold War American science, and cultural histories of mathematical communities by analyzing Richard Courant’s participation in the National Academy of Sciences interacademy exchange program with the Soviet Union in the 1960s...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2013) 43 (2): 121–161.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Materials Science Center and National Submicron Facility provided explicit models for the expansion and coordination of networks of interdisciplinary centers, both within single universities (such as Cornell) and across multiple campuses (through programs such as the National Nanotechnology Infrastructure...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (2): 154–206.
Published: 01 April 2016
... California 2016 Science Society of China nationalism plant taxonomy comparative anatomy Mendelian genetics goldfish evolution Republican China Compendium of Materia Medica LIJING JIANG* Retouching the Past with Living Things: Indigenous Species, Tradition, and Biological Research in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2015) 45 (4): 577–609.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... Most importantly, it provides insight into the global postwar expansion of the atmospheric sciences, which is strongly tied to national contexts. Indeed, the quest for legitimacy and the close connection to government priorities is central to the history of the atmospheric sciences in the twentieth...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (2): 207–242.
Published: 01 April 2016
... federal science administrators and agency heads, the Administration favored instead a more research-oriented climate program committed to improving the reliability of climate prediction and more effectively coordinating a national response. Even after President Carter reluctantly signed the National...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (2): 194–225.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Ksenia Tatarchenko Cold War competition shaped the process of computerization in both East and West during the second half of the twentieth century. This article combines insights from Science and Technology Studies, which brought the analysis of Cold War technopolitics beyond the context of the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2015) 45 (3): 447–492.
Published: 01 June 2015
..., DESY, HASYLAB, EMBL, Federal Republic of Germany The Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY) is a German national labo- ratory for particle physics, accelerator physics, and so-called photon science located in the Bahrenfeld area of Hamburg, with an outstation in Zeuthen near Berlin. Although DESY was...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2015) 45 (4): 513–548.
Published: 01 September 2015
... processes of renewal in Big Science as part of the general history of late-twentieth-century science. KEY WORDS: synchrotron radiation, DESY, HASYLAB, Federal Republic of Germany The Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY) is a German national labo- ratory for particle physics, accelerator physics, and so...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (4): 441–474.
Published: 01 September 2018
... “economic miracle” (1950s to early 1970s), and I highlight the intellectual dimensions that were specific to Japanese science by comparison with other national cases of penicillin domestication. Beyond the transfer of submerged culture fermentation technology for antibiotic mass production, a distinctive...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2010) 40 (2): 183–224.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Biological Program (1964––1974). The International Biological Program was seen by its planners as a means to promote Big Science in ecology. As the term Big Science gained currency in the 1960s, the Manhattan Project and the national space program became paradigmatic examples, but the International...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2014) 44 (2): 140–177.
Published: 01 April 2014
... immediate families, were encouraged to think of themselves as scientific researchers. Dinshah’s students presented their findings at local and national meetings, engaged in continuing education, critiqued one another’s work, and articulated an ethos of science that repudiated the obscurantism and greed that...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2013) 43 (2): 202–235.
Published: 01 April 2013
... between modern science and National Catholicism and have rhetorically asked whether science was at all possible in ruined post Civil War Spain: Vain talk, pure retrograde ideology . . . . What science could be done with such a spirit8 - (1971): 1 115; Spanish edition by Jose´ Manuel Sa´nchez Ron...