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Osiris, Volume 10

Constructing Knowledge in the History of Science


300 pages | 6-3/4 x 10 | © 1995

Osiris

History of Science

Table of Contents

Preface
Arnold Thackray
The Moral Economy of Science
Lorraine Daston
Gender and Science: Origin, History, and Politics
Evelyn Fox Keller
Women in the History of Science: An Ambiguous Place
Sally Gregory Kohlstedt
Medieval Science and Its Religious Context
David C. Lindberg
History of East Asian Science: Needs and Opportunities
Nakayama Shigeru
The Experimental Life Sciences in the Twentieth Century
Daniel J. Kevles, Gerald L. Geison.
The History of Mathematics and "L’esprit humain": A Critical Reappraisal
Joan L. Richards
Philosophy of Science and History of Science
Thomas Nickles
The History of Science and the Sciences of Medicine
John Harley Warner
Opening the Black Box: Cognitive Science and History of Science
Nancy J. Nersessian
Scientists as Historians
Stephen G. Brush
Bibliography: A Guide to the Life Sciences
Notes on Contributors
Index

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