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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2009; 394418–443 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2009.39.4.418
Published: 01 November 2009
... would come to include over three hundred instruments of both American and European manufacture, was the attempt by Barnard, born and educated in the North, to bring Big Science to the South and challenge the dominance of Northern schools in science education. In this respect it failed, and the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 492194–225 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.2.194
Published: 01 April 2019
... Literacy,” a metaphor and a political vision conceived to bring about the Socialist “Information Age.” © 2019 by the Regents of the University of California 2019 algorithm Cold War computer science A. Ershov Information Age D. Knuth programming Soviet education KSENIA TATARCHENKO...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2013; 434391–452 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2013.43.4.391
Published: 01 September 2013
... students adequately trained in the modern physical science emerging elsewhere in the world. Quantum chemists remained missing in action in Nazi Germany. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 chemical education chemistry (quantum physical organic inorganic) Diplom-Chemiker...
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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...
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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
... Pasteur and Koch an association that did not seem entirely certain to persist, given the educationally and experientially heterogeneous nature of American medicine writ large. These reforms were undertaken not least because state legislatures seemed amenable to making an education grounded in the sciences...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 452217–272 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.2.217
Published: 01 April 2015
... history of the parasitic period of *Department for Education and Social Sciences, Wuppertal University, Gaussstr. 20, D-42119 Wuppertal, Germany; Hallonsten@uni-wuppertal.de. The following abbreviations are used: AEC, United States Atomic Energy Commission; ALS, Advanced Light Source; ANL, Argonne...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-250–57 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.50
Published: 02 April 2020
... (1992): 476 81. Hasok Chang, History and Philosophy of Science as a Continuation of Science by Other Means, Science & Education 8 (1999): 413 25. 2. Steven Shapin, Discipline and bounding: The history and sociology of science as seen through the externalism-internalism debate, History of Science 30...
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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
... journal s current offerings, you can find many more: environmentalism, nationalism, colonial- ism, education, bureaucratic administration, among others.17 Given the journal s current orientation to science s heterogeneities, it is no surprise that the engineering sciences are a frequent topic, since...
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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
... 1926 did not end but actually heightened the programmatical debates.2 The journal continued to affect deeply my education and research when I enrolled in the University of California, Santa Barbara, to study for a PhD in the history of science in 1986, which coincided with its renaming to Historical...
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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
... declin- ing; new reforms from the Prussian Ministry of Education posed an imminent threat, based as they were upon a widespread understanding of the exact sciences as inhuman and destructive. Backed into a corner, the typical quan- tum physicist young and ambitious, but not yet in a position of...
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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
... entitled Looking Backward, Looking Forward: HSNS at 50, edited by Erika Lorraine Milam. In 1997, Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences (HSPS) put global warming on the agenda for historians. An article by Spencer Weart deplored the complete absence of studies of the greenhouse...
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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
... amplified by human actions. Both ecologists provided advice to governments and farmers based on their notions of whether or not climate displayed regular periodicity. Their varied assessments of climate reveal broader ideas about interwar science and culture, especially contestations over the capacity of...
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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
... Studies in the Natural Sciences, Vol. 50, Number 1-2, pps. 183 198. 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 through the University of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 424255–282 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.4.255
Published: 01 September 2012
... funding. By defining a "normal" MIT in terms of fundamental research and education, administrators sought to negotiate the rapidly changing institutional environments for Cold War science and engineering. © 2012 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 495573–584 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.5.573
Published: 01 November 2019
..., including the resources available for purchase in the Mu- seum s Dragon Hall bookstore, local outreach efforts, colleges and univer- sities associated with Answers in Genesis, and Ham s attack on those compromising Christian institutions of higher education that have made peace with mainstream science...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 495471–503 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.5.471
Published: 01 November 2019
... aims to unpack the process by which behavioral science had been vernacularized and its mode of explanation went global. © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 World War II behaviorism military psychology fear morale handbooks self-help translation knowledge migration...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 495504–555 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.5.504
Published: 01 November 2019
... sciences, or whether it must remain independent as the science of life. By examining how the histories of plant physiology and physical chemistry intertwined through the artificial cell, I argue that modern biology relocated vitality from protoplasmic living matter to non-living chemical substances—or, in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 494459–469 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.4.459
Published: 01 September 2019
... of the Scopes Trial being projected as a typical case of warfare between science and religion.13 In Trying Biology, Shapiro re-examines the circum- stances that led to the Scopes Trial by exploring the evolution of high school biology curricula. Historians of science education have previously demon...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2013; 434492–530 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2013.43.4.492
Published: 01 September 2013
... science at the Atomic Energy Commission. Many biologists who conducted these studies on nuclear fallout and waste for the Atomic Energy Commission began to develop concerns about radioactive pollution in the environment from the long-term, cumulative effects of nuclear waste disposal, the use of atomic...
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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
... Roberts, president of the National Center for Atmo- spheric Research, began in a memo to his colleague Jack Sanderson, Acting Deputy Assistant Director for Science Education at the National Science Foundation. All too often, I suspect, the decision-maker in this predicament 40. Committee on Governmental...