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An old hand in a new system (1998)


Description “I argue that Joule's innovative experimental practice required unique thermometrical skills which became proper to Joule because he was part of a hitherto neglected history of changing skills in the brewing community.”

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Authors & Contributors
Cardwell, Donald S. L.
Prescott, John
Forrester, John M.
Smith, Crosbie W.
Rossi, Arcangelo
Mendoza, E.
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
Foundations of Science
Technology and Culture
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Physis: Rivista Internazionale di Storia della Scienza
North Western Museum of Science and Industry
Conservation of energy (physical concept)
Science and literature
Comets; meteors; meteorites
Joule, James Prescott
Faraday, Michael
Mayer, Julius Robert von
Dupré, John
Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron
Helmholtz, Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand von
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
British Isles
Royal Society (Great Britain). European Science Exchange Programme
Royal Society of London

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