Overview

This text book supports a university course on the history of modern science.  The time period covered is roughtly from the 1840s to the twenty-first century.  The focus is on the development of American science but the influence of China and India are highlighted in the twenty-first century. 
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History of Science 3153: Since Newton

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Overview

This text book supports a university course on the history of modern science.  The time period covered is roughtly from the 1840s to the twenty-first century.  The focus is on the development of American science but the influence of China and India are highlighted in the twenty-first century. 
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015163612
  • Publisher: Publish Green
  • Publication date: 8/28/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,056,742
  • File size: 627 KB

Meet the Author

Dr. Richard Jones is an associate professor at Texas Woman’s University in the department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.  Classically trained as a geologist, he has worked in state government, military, and industry, as well as academia.  His interests are in developing science literacy and civic engagement elements of a liberal arts education among non-traditional and non-science students.  Jones has developed courses in the history of science, earth science, and water chemistry which emphasize this perspective.  Current interests include water, petroleum, and the rise/impact of India and China on these and other global natural resources.
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