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Perspectives in the history of science and technology / edited by Duane H.D. Roller.


1st ed.. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1971.
ISBN 0806109521, 9780806109527

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Other Authors Roller, Duane H. D. 1920-1994,
Subjects CIENCIA -- HISTORIA.
Geschichte.
Science -- History.
Science.
Sciences - Histoire.
Sciences -- Histoire.
TECNOLOGIA -- HISTORIA.
Technologie - Histoire.
Technologie -- Histoire.
Technologie.
Technology -- History.
Technology.
Wetenschappen.
Wissenschaft.
Description x, 307 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Papers presented at a symposium at the University of Oklahoma April 8-12, 1969.
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary This collection of articles ranges from pure science to pragmatic proposals for betterment of the environment.
Contents The Kuhnian paradigm and the Darwinian revolution in natural history / John C. Greene -- The counter-Reformation in eighteenth-century science -last phase / Robert E. Schofield -- The energetics controversy and the new thermodynamics / Erwin N. Hiebert -- The car and the road: highway technology and highway policy / John B. Rae -- Art, science, and technology: notes on their historical interaction / Cyril Stanley Smith -- Stages in the development of Newton's dynamics / Richard S. Westfall -- Uniformity and progression: reflections on the structure of geological theory in the age of Lyell / Martin J.S. Rudwick -- Archimedes in the late Middle Ages / Marshall Clagett -- Stephen Moulton Babcock -benevolent skeptic / Aaron J. Ihde -- The science of history and the history of science / Joseph T. Clark.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)159862
(OCoLC)ocm00159862
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