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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2009; 392129–170 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2009.39.2.129
Published: 01 May 2009
... presented it to Lewis. He was somewhat surprised that a young student in China had a paper pub- lished in the Journal of the American Chemical Society, even as a junior author. In addition, Lewis was a friend of W. V. Evans. He immediately agreed to accept me as a graduate student on probation for one...
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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
... Society 28 (2009): 341 55; Margaret Sleeboom-Faulkner, How to Define a Popula- tion: Cultural Politics and Population Genetics in the People s Republic of China and the Republic of China, BioSocieties 1 (2006): 399 419; Yulia Egorova, The Substance that Empowers? DNA in South Asia, Contemporary South...
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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
... the intellectual agenda came with purse strings attached: government money flowed to com- putation centers in abundance, but primarily to fund their service activity for other sciences.16 The leadership of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the main professional society for academic...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 484441–474 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.4.441
Published: 01 September 2018
... a people in exhaustion.20 Japan had been at war for fifteen years, as Japan s Kwantung Army had invaded Chinese territory in Manchuria in 1931 before full-scale war broke out in China in 1937. Cities had been flattened by firebombing; Hiroshima and Nagasaki, by atomic bombs. The occupation...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 481110–122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.1.110
Published: 01 February 2018
..., Hamil- ton acknowledges culpability on behalf of developed countries in the global North, but highlights the present-day rapacious expansion on part of the global South particularly in China and India. Whereas about 60 percent of all carbon emissions between 1850 and 1950 came from two nations, Britain...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 473293–319 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.3.293
Published: 01 June 2017
... Hawai i, CalTech, the University of California, and astronomy interests in China, Japan, India, and Canada, the TMT as it s known to astronomers is Big Science at its biggest.1 When completed, the TMT Corporation boasts that the adaptive optics system will permit more than twelve times the spatial...
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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
... (Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society, 2002). With the exception of Japan and China, international mathematics for the authors in Parshall and Rice s volume means mathematics in a European and later a Euro-American context. On mathematicians international organization in the twen- tieth century...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 462154–206 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.2.154
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. 2016; 462243–251 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.2.243
Published: 01 April 2016
... controversy is by reaching beyond the United States to the global Cold War. In places like China or communist Russia, scientists indi- vidual autonomy was valued differently. As the editors acknowledge, however, the end result of their volume is not as international as originally intended. Besides two strong...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 454610–620 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.4.610
Published: 01 September 2015
..., Visible Empire: Botanical Expeditions and Visual Culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012). 12. Sigrid Schmalzer, The People s Peking Man: Popular Science and Human Identity in Twentieth-Century China (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008); Peter Bowler...
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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
..., entirely peripheral to SLAC’s main scientific mission in high energy physics. The article’s meticulously detailed account of the history of the parasitic period of synchrotron radiation at SLAC constitutes an important and interesting piece of modern science history, complementing previous efforts in this...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 444319–363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.4.319
Published: 01 September 2014
... Science, John J. Reilly Center, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN 46566; cjacks10@nd.edu. The following abbreviations are used: ACP, Annalen der Chemie und Pharmacie; Berichte, Berichte der deutschen chemischen Gesellschaft; MPCS, Memoirs and Proceedings of the Chemical Society; QJCS, Quarterly...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 4413–36 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.1.3
Published: 01 February 2014
... Juliet (Act II, Scene 2) *Centre for Science Studies, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University, Building 1520, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark; helge.kragh@ivs.au.dk. To avoid an inordinate amount of quotation marks I have chosen to capitalize Big Bang when referring to it as a name. I keep to big...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2013; 435619–630 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2013.43.5.619
Published: 01 November 2013
... scientific and medical research and tech- nological development, historians of science would do well to revisit the history of philanthropy. - strengths, however, The Global Cold War focuses on matters of high diplomatic and military strategy; philanthropic foundations are not mentioned. 13. China...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2013; 435551–588 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2013.43.5.551
Published: 01 November 2013
... II Project (China Lake, CA: U.S. Naval Ordnance Test Station, Sep 1966), RNSSC, RG 344, Box 4, Folder NOTS Participation in Sealab II Project. 33. Marx, Into the Deep (ref. 30), 184 85. 34. Radloff and Helmreich, Groups (ref. 6), 2. 560 | K ARAFANT I S FIG. 2. An aquanaut works in the galley as...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2013; 435589–618 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2013.43.5.589
Published: 01 November 2013
... Starting around 1695, among the typical patterns of stylized blooms arranged in rows there emerged new abstract and curious patterns inspired by Oriental forms of decoration including textile patterns brought back by the East India Company from India and China. By 1707 small pavilions, archways...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2013; 432162–201 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2013.43.2.162
Published: 01 April 2013
... Technology (Cambridge, MA: Society for the History of Technology and MIT Press, 1968), 291. 8. Ronald Zupko, Revolution in Measurement: Western European Weights and Measures since the Age of Science (Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1990), 263, deals only with the first redefinition of the meter...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 425581–589 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.5.581
Published: 01 November 2012
.../reprintinfo.asp . 2012 Susan Greenhalgh . Just One Child: Science and Policy in Deng’s China . Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press , 2008 . 426 pp. ISBN 978-0-520-25339-1. $29.95 (paper) . Tong Lam . A Passion for Facts: Social Surveys and the Construction of the Chinese...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 425514–520 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.5.514
Published: 01 November 2012
... Science Technology and Society 6, no. 4 (2012), by Yi Sang Wook (Korea), Ito Kenji and Nakayama Shigeru (Japan), Fu Daiwie (Taiwan), and Zhang Zhengfang and Liu Bing (mainland China). Read these forthcoming essays for deeper and more personally penetrating analyses of Kuhn s influence in each of these...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 425590–600 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.5.590
Published: 01 November 2012
...): 310 18. 2. James A. Secord, Knowledge in Transit, Isis 95, no. 4 (2004): 654 72. 3. However, see Fa-ti Fan s interesting discussion of Mao-era earthquake monitoring as citizen science in his Collective Monitoring, Collective Defense : Science, Earthquakes and Politics in Communist China...