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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (2): 194–225.
Published: 01 April 2019
... the members of the international scientific community and projected backward to the medieval scholar Al-Khwarizmi. On the other hand, the universal spread of “algorithmic thinking” became the educational goal of a late Soviet computer literacy campaign under the slogan of “Programming, the Second...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (3): 248–301.
Published: 28 May 2020
.... It also suggests that when Fermi recommended Wataghin 36. Alexei Kojevnikov, Stalin s Great Science: The Times and Adventures of Soviet Physicists (London: Imperial College Press, 2004), 104. See also Karl Philip Hall, Purely Practical Revo- lutionaries: A History of Stalinist Theoretical Physics...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 25–30.
Published: 02 April 2020
... direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press s Reprints and Permissions web page, httpswww. ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions. DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.25. the Soviet Union and Tetu Hirosige from Japan...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (5): 471–503.
Published: 01 November 2019
... World War II in late 1941.10 Soon thereafter he was named Expert Consultant to the Secretary of War on the topic and joined other academic social scientists at the Research Branch of the U.S. Army s Division of Education and Information (formerly the Morale Services Division) in a collective effort to...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (5): 573–584.
Published: 01 November 2019
... collapse of the Soviet Union in the last decade of the twentieth century, religious growth exploded, and with it numer- ous anti-evolutionists movements (166). Likewise, in Greece, with its history of 574 | U NGUREANU dictatorships and civil war, the Greek Orthodox Church, although initially divided over...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (4): 351–383.
Published: 01 September 2019
...-communism. For example, the author- itarian president Park Chung-hee declared that an ethnically homogeneous Korean nation rooted in Tan gun had been split into two Koreas as a result of communist national traitors. According to Park, the existence of North Korea, a satellite state of the Soviet Union...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (1): 70–103.
Published: 01 February 2019
... Professional Ideals (Amsterdam: Harwood Academic Publishers, 2000); Zuoyue Wang, In Sputnik s Shadow: The President s Science Advisory Committee and Cold War America (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2008); Audra J. Wolfe, Competing with the Soviets: Science, Technology, and the State in Cold War...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (5): 673–684.
Published: 01 November 2018
... in the Soviet Union were probably of the most consequence to the recent history of machine learning and computational statistics. In 2006, the machine-learning specialist Vladimir Vapnik explained the revolu- tionary transformation of computer learning in the Soviet Union. In the statistical approach...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2009) 39 (3): 269–299.
Published: 01 August 2009
... during the interwar period, his experiences in Nazi concentration camps during World War II, and his response to Trofim D. Lysenko s ban on genetic research in Soviet-allied states after 1948. Skowron was educated at the Jagiellon- ian University in Krakow and received funding from the Rockefeller...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (4): 441–474.
Published: 01 September 2018
... modernization theory; for a concise summary of the literature on American models of international development in science and technology during the Cold War, see Audra J. Wolfe, Competing with the Soviets: Science, Technology, and the State in Cold War America (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (3): 259–299.
Published: 01 June 2018
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (3): 338–379.
Published: 01 June 2018
... requisitions, scientific manpower, and the production of American physicists after World War II Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences 33 (2002): 131 59; and Audra Wolfe, Competing with the Soviets: Science, Technology, and the State in Cold War America (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (3): 300–337.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Science, 1 Oxford Street SC 371, Cambridge, MA 02138, hepler@fas.harvard.edu. The following abbreviations are used: ANIE, Angewandte Chemie International Edition; C&EN, Chemical & Engineering News; JACS, Journal of the American Chemical Society; JCE, Journal of Chemical Education; LHASA, Logic and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (2): 180–222.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Poland, his post-war career could not have been quite so successful.51 45. Troll, Das deutsche Kolonialproblem (ref. 32), 60. 46. Bo¨hm, Luftbildforschung (ref. 29), 136. 47. Troll gave an overview of Soviet-Russian aerial photography in his Fortschritte der wissenschaftliche Luftbildforschung...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (3): 320–348.
Published: 01 June 2017
... responded in Pravda, claiming that Luzin s excessive praise was a disservice to Soviet educators, who did not need false applause.39 This was a rather high-profile rebuke, and attentive academics of the 1930s saw what was coming. The real denunciation, On Enemies in a Soviet Mask pub- lished anonymously...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (3): 443–449.
Published: 01 June 2017
... inconsistencies and turns in Kolman s Marxist-Leninist political and scientific life in the Soviet Union and Prague, as unraveled by Michael Gordin, centered not in the practice of science, but in its administrative oversight, usually in the interest of proper materialist and Marxist ideological and philosophical...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (3): 349–388.
Published: 01 June 2017
... public educational campaign about nuclear science and technology.43 However, after the first British atomic bomb test in October 1952, coupled with tests of more powerful weapons by the Soviets and Americans, Britons began to take notice. The publication of a paper by the respected nuclear physicist...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (3): 389–422.
Published: 01 June 2017
... spectroscopists interested in investigating protein struc- tures always had to cope with the formidable rival, or archetype, of x-ray crystallography. In general, Wu¨thrich described his frequent encounters with crystallographers as competitive and educational.44 Complete structures of proteins based on x-ray...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2004) 34 (2): 311–338.
Published: 01 March 2004
... criticism largely ended after both radical leaders fell from power, but not before it did serious damage to Chinese science and education. This article explores the rise, development, and consequences of the criticism, which first appeared in the Soviet Union and stemmed from ideological insistence on the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (2): 200–254.
Published: 01 April 2017
... of science. Previous research on the interaction between Marxism and science has often focused either on how Soviet scientists interacted with state ideology4 or on how leftist scientists combined their 1. The Harvard Tercentenary Science 83 (1936): 566 67, on 567. 2. Carl Zeiss Jena to Anton...