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Author Bowler, Peter J.

Title Making modern science : a historical survey / Peter J. Bowler and Iwan Rhys Morus.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2005.

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 Moore Stacks  Q125 .B678 2005    Available  ---
Description viii, 529 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents INTRODUCTION: SCIENCE, SOCIETY, AND HISTORY -- EPISODES IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE -- THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION -- THE CHEMICAL REVOLUTION -- THE CONSERVATION OF ENERGY -- THE AGE OF THE EARTH -- THE DARWINIAN REVOLUTION -- THE NEW BIOLOGY -- GENETICS -- ECOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES -- CONTINENTAL DRIFT -- TWENTIETH-CENTURY PHYSICS -- REVOLUTIONIZING COSMOLOGY -- THE EMERGENCE OF THE HUMAN SCIENCES -- THEMES IN THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE -- THE ORGANIZATION OF SCIENCE -- SCIENCE AND RELIGION -- POPULAR SCIENCE -- SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY -- BIOLOGY AND IDEOLOGY -- SCIENCE AND MEDICINE -- SCIENCE AND WAR -- SCIENCE AND GENDER.
Subject Science -- History -- Textbooks.
Science -- History -- 20th century -- Textbooks.
Added Author Morus, Iwan Rhys, 1964-
ISBN 0226068609 (alk. paper)
0226068617 (pbk. : alk. paper)