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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 493241–272 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.3.241
Published: 01 June 2019
... expertise under colonialism and during decolonization. © 2019 by the Regents of the University of California 2019 oranges Algeria biopolitics race economy state-building decolonization AUSTIN R. COOPER* A Ray of Sunshine on French Tables : Citrus Fruit, Colonial Agronomy, and French Rule...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 49141–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.1.41
Published: 01 February 2019
... multiple 28. Anderson, The Problem of Species (ref. 1), 242 43. 29. Cited in ibid., 283 84. 30. Ibid. ANDERSON S APP L I ED MATHEMAT I CS | 47 variations a taxonomist deals with. One could perhaps develop a measure that could distinguish between apples and oranges by shape, but such an effort would be...
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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
...-gathering that galvanized critics. They mobilized against what they termed a Clockwork Orange approach to changing behavior, as the Los Angeles Times reported.23 Protesters prevailed. In a remarkable victory unfolding from late 1972 to mid-1973, a coalition blocked the Violence Center from ever...
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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
... . Arming Mother Nature: The Birth of Catastrophic Environmentalism . : Oxford University Press , 2013 . x + 298 pp., index. ISBN 978-0-19-974005-5 . $29.95 (cloth). Edwin A. Martini . Agent Orange: History, Science, and the Politics of Uncertainty . : University of Massachusetts Press , 2012...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 444364–412 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.4.364
Published: 01 September 2014
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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
... orange light, finely tuned and carefully administered according to the many particular tenets of the practice. But the witness had a seizure on the stand, requiring the attention of a physician in attendance. Another woman he claimed to have cured of paralysis tried to demonstrate that she could walk...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 425557–561 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.5.557
Published: 01 November 2012
... revolutions My first copy of Thomas S. Kuhn s The Structure of Scientific Revolutions was the yellowish orange paperback that was part of the International Encyclopedia of Unified Science series edited by Otto Neurath. I picked it up for 75 cents at a local used bookstore in Madison, Wisconsin. For a graduate...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 424283–321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.4.283
Published: 01 September 2012
... ORANGE, increased concern about the possible weapon effects of ARGUS. On July 31, 1958, the TEAK shot lifted off on a Redstone rocket 252,000 feet over Johnson Island in the Pacific. ORANGE followed on August 11 at 141,000 feet. The warheads were 3.8 megatons each and produced radar blackout and auroras...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 42283–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.2.83
Published: 01 April 2012
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2010; 404499–531 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2010.40.4.499
Published: 01 November 2010
... the university and had two years of state experience as the director of an experimental farm specializing in oranges at Burjasot, also in Valencia.50 In 1925, the Ministry of Public Works (Fomento) granted Font de Mora a fellowship to spend some months in Italy visiting Novalli Novelli, chief of the...
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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
... Simian Tongue: The Long Debate about Animal Language (Chicago: University of Chicago, 2008); Donald Dewksbury, Monkey Farm: A History of the Yerkes Laboratories of Primate Biology, Orange Park, Florida, 1930 1965 (Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell Uni- versity Press, 2005); Amanda Rees, Natural Born Killers...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2008; 383451–461 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2008.38.3.451
Published: 01 August 2008
... the oil embargo and the rise of the Japanese microelectronics industry shifted attention from military se- curity to economic competitiveness. Thalidomide, Silent Spring, Agent Orange, and napalm left Americans unwilling to grant scientists the benefit of the doubt. B O O K R E V I E W S | 4 5 7...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2006; 3713–25 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2006.37.1.3
Published: 01 September 2006
... a democracy without the knowledge of the people. 39 The dominant opinion, however, was that seeding clouds like using Agent Orange or the Rome Plow, setting fire to the jungles or bombing the dikes over North Vietnam was but one of many sordid genocidal and ecocidal techniques used in Vietnam.40...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2004; 3511–34 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2004.35.1.1
Published: 01 September 2004
... s student notebook from Helmholtz s course on light and electricity during June-July 1878, labelled E Helmholtz Upton 26/6 78 in the Thomas A. Edison Papers, 95:290-313, Edison National Historic Site, West Orange, New Jersey. (I thank Paul Israel for providing me with this item.) See also George S...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2004; 342277–309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2004.34.2.277
Published: 01 March 2004
... boiled with spirit of salt, the third simmered, the ninth simmered lightly. The salt washed out of the residue gave an orange precipitate with sublimate, indicating the presence of fixed alkali. Evidently in using spirit of salt Bourdelin was seeking a further means to estimate semi-quanti- tatively...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2003; 34141–68 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2003.34.1.41
Published: 01 September 2003
... that when oil of tartar (an alkali) was added to common mercury sublimate, the solution turned deep orange and a precipitate formed. A urinous salt (volatile alkali), on the SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY CHEMISTRY 51 31. Robert Boyle, Experiments and considerations touching colors, intro. Marie Boas Hall (New...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2003; 332369–403 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2003.33.2.369
Published: 01 March 2003
... Telegraph Company for years, he joined Thomas Edison s West Orange laboratory in 1887. The experience transformed him from an operation engineer to a re- searcher on new electrical technologies. He became a professor of electrical engi- neering at Harvard University in 1902, and stayed there until 1913.34...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2002; 331131–159 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2002.33.1.131
Published: 01 September 2002
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2002; 322347–367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2002.32.2.347
Published: 01 March 2002
... report as a small piece of moist looking orange coloured, clumpy material. American chemists unambiguously determined the structure of penicillin only af- ter crystalline material became available.32 The report gave no information about the scale of penicillin production at Schering or Marburg. Schmidt...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2001; 32119–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2001.32.1.19
Published: 01 September 2001
.... White and P.J. McCabe, Colonization of the organism causing milky disease of the Japanese beetle larvae, 1939-1949, USDA-BEPQ, E- 819 (Washington, 1951); Edward A. Steinhaus, Principles of insect pathology (New York, 1949), 675. 11. Richard C. Sawyer, To make a spotless orange. Biological control in...