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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Authors & Contributors
Xing, Yunchuan
Kong, Xianyi
Lovett, Benjamin J.
Beckers, Danny
Alberts, Gerard
Achim, Miruna
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
History of Psychology
Kexue Jishu yu Bianzhengfa (Science, Technology, and Dialectics)
Studium: Tijdschrift voor Wetenschaps- en Universiteitgeschiedenis
Acta Baltica historiae et philosophiae scientiarum
Springer International Publishing
University of Pittsburgh Press
History of science, as a discipline
Historical method
Science and society
Tannery, Paul
Zilsel, Edgar
Duhem, Pierre
Time Periods
20th century, late
19th century
18th century
20th century, early
Early modern
Latin America

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