Book ID: CBB000110645

Chemistry, Society and Environment: A New History of the British Chemical Industry (2000)

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Russell, Colin Archibald (Editor)


Royal Society of Chemistry


Publication Date: 2000
Physical Details: xvi + 372 pp., frontis, illus., figs., tables, index
Language: English

Description “Collection of writings on the impact of the chemical industry in Great Britain on human and environmental health from the eighteenth through the twentieth centuries.” (Abst.)


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Review Stanitski, Conrad (2002) Review of "Chemistry, Society and Environment: A New History of the British Chemical Industry". Journal of Chemical Education (p. 563). unapi

Review Donnelly, James (2002) Review of "Chemistry, Society and Environment: A New History of the British Chemical Industry". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (p. 85). unapi

Review Homburg, Ernst (2002) Review of "Chemistry, Society and Environment: A New History of the British Chemical Industry". Ambix: Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry (p. 165). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Homburg, Ernst
Reed, Peter
Shivay, Y. S.
Adams, Martin R.
Prasad, Rajendra
Khan, Shalini H. N.
Journals
Revue d'Histoire Moderne et Contemporaine
Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
International Journal for the History of Engineering and Technology
Indian Journal of History of Science
Environment and History
Publishers
Brill
Queen's University (Canada)
University of Chicago Press
The MIT Press
RSC Publishing
Reaktion Books
Concepts
Chemistry
Chemical industry
Environmental pollution
Public health
Pesticides; insecticides
Agricultural chemistry
People
Davis, George E.
Kincaid, Jamaica
Ladoo, Harold Sonny
Cassin, Frieda
Weizmann, Chaim
Smith, Robert Angus
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
18th century
21st century
17th century
20th century, early
Places
Great Britain
France
United States
Kansas (U.S.)
Scotland
New York City (New York, U.S.)
Institutions
IG Farben
Royal Society of London
Oxford University
Imperial Chemical Industries
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