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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (1): 67–100.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Jennifer A. Martin Few scientists played a greater role in constructing how Americans envisioned sharks than marine biologist Perry W. Gilbert. From the 1940s to the 1980s, he and a handful of other scientists linked earlier investigations of morphology with newer studies on populations and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (4): 536–547.
Published: 01 September 2018
... symbiosis the birds who find protection with elephants, or the small fish that follow sharks around and dine on their scraps are insufficient to capture this tension. Kings needed elephants in their four-legged armies, and elephants needed kings to protect their wooded 540 | T Y RRE L L habitats. To...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (4): 460–489.
Published: 01 September 2016
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2013) 43 (4): 453–491.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Development of Quantum Mechanics (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1966); Bruce R. Wheaton, The Tiger and the Shark: Empirical Roots of Wave-Particle Dualism (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983); Roger H. Stuewer, The Compton Effect: Turning Point in Physics (New York: Science History Publications, 1975...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2007) 37 (2): 205–246.
Published: 01 March 2007
... difficulties 1900 1925 (New York, 1982); Bruce R. Wheaton, The tiger and the shark: Empirical roots of wave-particle dualism (Cambridge, 1983); Gerald Holton, On the hesitant rise of quantum physics in the United States, in his Thematic origins of scientific thought, Kepler to Einstein (Cambridge, rev. edn...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2000) 30 (2): 373–392.
Published: 01 January 2000
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1992) 23 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 January 1992
... also see how confident the aspiring quantum scientists were as molecular structuralists, but how nervous and edgy they were when they had to interact with European atomic physicists. The unease is perhaps best illustrated by Birge's term for the Europeans: "atomic structure sharks." Atomic physics was...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1991) 21 (2): 237–298.
Published: 01 January 1991
... (1924), 384–393. 29 Lorentz (ref. 9), 1250. 30 A. Ioffe, "Zur Theorie der Strahlungserscheinungen," AP, 36 (1911), 534–552, on 547 B.W. Wheaton, The tiger and the shark: Empirical roots of wave-particle dualism (Cambridge, 1983). 31 J. Ishiwara, "Das photometrische Gesetz und die...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1988) 18 (2): 265–310.
Published: 01 January 1988
... and reflections (London, 1936). 4 Russell McCormach, "J.J. Thomson and the structure of light," British journal for the history of science, 3 (1967), 362–387 B.R. Wheaton, The tiger and the shark (Cam- bridge, 1983). 5 Thomson to Rutherford, 18 Feb 1904, CUL, Add 7653 T23. 6 J.J...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1988) 19 (1): 173–191.
Published: 01 January 1988
..., esp. 357 358). Several recent studies, e.g., Allen Franklin, The neglect of experiment (Cambridge, 1986), Peter Galison, How experiments end (Chicago, 1988), and Bruce R. Wheaton, The tiger and the shark. Empirical roots of the wave-particle duality (Cambridge, 1983), offer hope that the otherwise...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1988) 19 (1): 17–80.
Published: 01 January 1988
..., The tiger and the shark: Empirical roots of wave-particle dualism (Cam- bridge, 1983), 172, 178. "Eine neue Strahlungshy- pothese," PGV, (1911), 138–148 PWAV, 2, 249–259, on 249. 92 M. Planck, Vorlesungen über die Wärmestrahlung, 2nd ed. (Leipzig, 1913) En- glish translation (New York, 1914...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1986) 16 (2): 353–369.
Published: 01 January 1986
..., "Scientific decline: Is quantitative evaluation enough?" Isis, 75, (1984), 297-708. 8. For some examples besides those given below see Bruce R. Wheaton, The tiger and the shark. Empirical roots of wave-particle dualism (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1983). 358 convincing non-scientific audiences on...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1986) 16 (2): 197–253.
Published: 01 January 1986
... and the shark: Empirical roots of wave-particle dualism (Cambridge, 1983). 3 L. de Broglie, "Rayonnement noir et quanta de lumière," Journal de physique, 3 (1922), 422–428, on 428 M. Jammer, The conceptual development of quantum mechanics (New York, 1966), 5.3: "The rise of wave mechanics;" F...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1981) 11 (2): 367–390.
Published: 01 January 1981
... radiations," 1896-1922 (Ph.D. thesis, Princeton, 1978 Dissertations abstracts international, 39A:4 [1978], 2496-2497). The tiger and the shark: Empirical roots of wave-particle dual- ism, will appear in 1981 from Arno Press. 5 B. Walter, "Die Nature der Röntgenstrahlen," AP, 66 (1898), 74-81 T...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1966) 11: 37–44.
Published: 01 January 1966
... of Fakr al-din al-R?zi (1148-1209), philosopher and encyclopedist. Al-Samarqandi is best known for his Al-asbdb wa'l cal?m?t, "Etiology and Symptoms/' There are many manuscripts of this work. It enjoyed wide popularity, especially in the commentary of Naf?s ibn cIwad al-Kirmani (d. 1449) in Shark...