American Science in the Age of Jackson (History of American Science and Technology Series) / Edition 2

American Science in the Age of Jackson (History of American Science and Technology Series) / Edition 2

by George H. Daniels
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0817307400

ISBN-13: 9780817307400

Pub. Date: 10/28/1994

Publisher: University of Alabama Press

In this first effort to define an American scientific community, originally published in 1968, George Daniels has chosen for special study the 56 scientists most published in the 16 scientific journals identified as “national” during the period 1815 to 1845. In this reprint edition, with a new preface and introduction, Daniels shows how American

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In this first effort to define an American scientific community, originally published in 1968, George Daniels has chosen for special study the 56 scientists most published in the 16 scientific journals identified as “national” during the period 1815 to 1845. In this reprint edition, with a new preface and introduction, Daniels shows how American scientists emerged from a disorganized group of amateurs into a professional body sharing a common orientation and common goals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780817307400
Publisher:
University of Alabama Press
Publication date:
10/28/1994
Series:
Hist of American Science and Technology Series
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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