Article ID: CBB000950335

Scientific Instruments and the Lives of Our Ancestors (2008)

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Description Discusses the insights into historical life that can be inferred from scientific instruments. Case study of a coin scale procured by the author.


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Authors & Contributors
Haustein, Heinz-Dieter
Williams, N. H.
Bolton, H. C.
Cho, Gene J. T.
Bigg, Charlotte
Murard, Lion
Journals
Historical Records of Australian Science
Technology and Culture
Nuncius: Annali di Storia della Scienza
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Histoire & Mesure
History of Psychology
Publishers
Walter de Gruyter
Edwin Mellen Press
Harvard University Press
The Johns Hopkins University Press
Brill
Oxford University Press
Concepts
Money
Scientific apparatus and instruments
Scales (weights and measures)
Banks and banking
Science and society
Economics
People
Merz, Georg
Fraunhofer, Joseph von
Time Periods
19th century
20th century, early
20th century
18th century
16th century
Places
United States
Great Britain
Australia
Europe
China
Paris (France)
Institutions
League of Nations
National Taiwan University
American Patent Agency
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