Science and Society: Historical Essays on the Relations of Science, Technology and Medicine

Science and Society: Historical Essays on the Relations of Science, Technology and Medicine

by A. Rupert Hall
     
 

ISBN-10: 0860784002

ISBN-13: 9780860784005

Pub. Date: 02/01/1994

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780860784005
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
02/01/1994
Series:
Collected Studies Series
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Acknowledgements
IThe Scholar and the Craftsman in the Scientific Revolution
IIEngineering and the Scientific Revolution
IIIWhat did the Industrial Revolution in Britain owe to Science?
IVOn Knowing, and Knowing how to...
VIsaac Newton's Steamer
VIHomo Fabricator: A New Species
VIIThe Royal Society of Arts: Two Centuries of Progress in Science and Technology
VIIIGuido's Texaurus, 1335
IXScience, Technology and Warfare, 1400-1700
XGunnery, Science, and the Royal Society
XIArchitectura Navalis
XIIHooke's Micrographia, 1665-1965
XIIIEnglish Medicine in the Royal Society's Correspondence: 1660-1667
XIVMedicine and the Royal Society
XVThe First Human Blood Transfusion: Priority Disputes
Index

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