Book ID: CBB000773750

Positioning the History of Science (2007)


Renn, Jürgen (Editor)
Gavroglu, Kostas (Editor)


Publication Date: 2007
Physical Details: vii + 188 pp.; ill.; bibl.
Language: English

Description Includes many short essays on the current state of the discipline of history of science by prominent scholars. Dedicated to the influence of the historian Sam Schweber. Contributors: Kostas Gavroglu, Jürgen Renn, Babak Ashrafi, Stephen G. Brush, Tian Yu Cao, Olivier Darrigol, Lorraine Daston, Dong-Won Kim, Raphael Falk, Ruma Falk, Paul Forman, Evelyn Fox Keller, Yves Gingras, Michael D. Gordin, Loren Graham, John L. Heilbron, Steve Joshua Heims, Erwin N. Hiebert, Gerald Holton, David Kaiser, Helge Kragh, Mary Jo Nye, Diane B. Paul, John Beatty, Dominique Pestre, Joan Richards, José M. Sánchez-Ron, Terry Shinn, Skúli Sigurdsson, Thomas Söderqvist, John Stachel, Roger H. Stuewer, Stephen J. Weininger, M. Norton Wise, and Sam Schweber.

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