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
Leitão, Henrique
Maldonado, Carlos Eduardo
Luckey, Eric F.
Villar Concha, Eduardo
Clark, William
Fleming, Martha
Physis: Rivista Internazionale di Storia della Scienza
Bulletin for the History of Chemistry
Studia Historiae Scientiarum
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences
Tinta da China
University of Michigan Press
Stanford University Press
Hubei Education Press
History of science, as a discipline
Historical method
Science and society
Historians of science, modern
History of technology, as a discipline
Shapin, Steven B.
Fox, Robert
Foerster, Heinz von
Boyle, Robert
Barbour, Ian G.
Time Periods
21st century
20th century, late
20th century
17th century
19th century
United States

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