Nineteenth-Century Attitudes: Men of Science

Nineteenth-Century Attitudes: Men of Science

by S. Ross

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1991)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789401055918
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 11/05/2012
Series: Chemists and Chemistry , #13
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1991
Pages: 236
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

1. Scientist: The Story of a Word.- 2. The Story of the Volta Potential.- 3. The Search for Electromagnetic Induction 1820–1831.- 4. Faraday Consults the Scholars: the Origin of the Terms of Electrochemistry.- 5. Herschel and Hypo.- 6. Herschel on Faraday and on Science.- 7. Herschel’s Marginal Notes on Mill’s on Liberty.- Epilogue.

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