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Synchronization from the point of view of the history of science (1996)


Description “The growth of trade was the cause and the effect of both a need to consolidate and develop an increasingly complex system of forecasting, and the requirement for a science with the capacity to make the future less unpredictable.”

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Authors & Contributors
Behrends, Elke
Brinkmann, Richard
Brookman, Frits H.
Butt, Nasim
Cartwright, Nancy
Feingold, Mordechai
Clio: Interdisciplinary Journal of Literature, History, and the Philosophy of History
Interdisciplinary Science Reviews
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Mitteilungen, Gauss- Gesellschaft E.V. Göttingen
Nature and System
Cambridge University Press
Grey Seal
Milkweed Editions
University of Massachusetts
Vrije Universiteit te Amsterdam
International relations
Philosophy of science
Explanation; hypotheses; theories
Boscovich, Ruggiero Giuseppe
Descartes, René
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Guimarães, Rodolfo Ferreira Dias
Pickering, Edward Charles
Time Periods
19th century
17th century
18th century
20th century
British Isles
Citizen Band Potawatomi Indian Tribe of Oklahoma

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