Article ID: CBB000050825

How to avoid the experimenters' regress (1994)


Description Argues against Harry Collin's account (in Changing order, 1985) of the first attempts to detect gravitational radiation and presents his own account of the episode. Followed by a response by Collins (pp. 493-503).

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Authors & Contributors
Kessler, Michael
Wertheimer, Jürgen
Norton, Bernard J.
Deacon, Desley
Funk, Rainer
Bonss, Wolfgang
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies
Struct. Chem.
Quarterly Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society
Francke Verlag
Cambridge University Press
Oxford University Press
Social psychology
Structural chemistry
Oil; natural gas
Environmental hygiene; Human ecology
X-ray crystallography
Pearson, Karl
Fisher, Ronald Aylmer
Parsons, Elsie Clews
Fromm, Erich
Werner, Alfred
Kruyt, Hugo Rudolph
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
North America: United States; Canada
Central Europe: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Great Britain
India; Pakistan
The Netherlands: Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg
Schlumberger Limited (firm)
Royal Society of London

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