Essay Review ID: CBB000074318

Truth, trust, and gentlemen: Shapin on Boyle (1997)


Description Essay review of Steven Shapin, A social history of truth: Civility and science in 17th-century England (Chicago, 1994).

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Authors & Contributors
Jacob, James R.
Wojcik, Jan W.
Sargent, Rose-Mary
Hunter, Michael Cyril William
Clericuzio, Antonio
Woodall, David L.
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Social Studies of Science
Rivista di Storia della Scienza
Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith
Medical History
History of Science
University of Maryland
Pascal Centre for Advanced Studies in Faith and Science
Kentucky, University of
Matter theory
Boyle, Robert
Helmont, Jan Baptista van
Bacon, Francis, 1st Baron Verulam
Newton, Isaac
Locke, John
Hume, David
Time Periods
17th century
18th century
British Isles

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