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The Resource Nature engaged : science in practice from the Renaissance to the present, edited by Mario Biagioli and Jessica Riskin

Nature engaged : science in practice from the Renaissance to the present, edited by Mario Biagioli and Jessica Riskin

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Nature engaged : science in practice from the Renaissance to the present
Title
Nature engaged
Title remainder
science in practice from the Renaissance to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mario Biagioli and Jessica Riskin
Contributor
Editor of compilation
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NLE
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1946-
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  • Biagioli, Mario
  • Riskin, Jessica
Series statement
Palgrave studies in cultural and intellectual history
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  • Science
  • Science
  • Science and civilization
Label
Nature engaged : science in practice from the Renaissance to the present, edited by Mario Biagioli and Jessica Riskin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Witnessing astronomy : Kepler on the uses and misuses of testimony
  • Mario Biagioli
  • Improvement for profit : calculating machines and the prehistory of intellectual property
  • Matthew L. Jones
  • Genes, railroads, and the regulations : intellectual property and the public interest
  • Daniel J. Kevles
  • Epidemiology, tort, and the relations between science and law in the twentieth-century American courtroom
  • Tal Golan
  • Mercator maps time
  • Anthony Grafton
  • Scientific conventions : international assemblies and technical standards from the republic of letters to global science
  • Rethinking 1633 : writing about Galileo after the trial
  • Paula Findlen
  • Machines in the garden
  • Jessica Riskin
  • Cosmography and the meaning of Sundials
  • Jim Bennett
  • The web of knowing, doing, and patenting : William Thomson's apparatus room and the history of electricity
  • Giuliano Pancaldi
  • tKen Alder
  • Practicing eighteenth-century science today
  • Hasok Chang
  • The textbook case of a priority dispute : D.I. Mendeleev, Lothar Meyer, and the periodic system
  • Michael D. Gordin
  • Complex systems and total war : British operational research and the PM statistical branch at the beginning of World War II
  • Dominique Pestre
Control code
ocn822524210
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xi, 301 p.
Isbn
9780230102767
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)822524210
Label
Nature engaged : science in practice from the Renaissance to the present, edited by Mario Biagioli and Jessica Riskin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Witnessing astronomy : Kepler on the uses and misuses of testimony
  • Mario Biagioli
  • Improvement for profit : calculating machines and the prehistory of intellectual property
  • Matthew L. Jones
  • Genes, railroads, and the regulations : intellectual property and the public interest
  • Daniel J. Kevles
  • Epidemiology, tort, and the relations between science and law in the twentieth-century American courtroom
  • Tal Golan
  • Mercator maps time
  • Anthony Grafton
  • Scientific conventions : international assemblies and technical standards from the republic of letters to global science
  • Rethinking 1633 : writing about Galileo after the trial
  • Paula Findlen
  • Machines in the garden
  • Jessica Riskin
  • Cosmography and the meaning of Sundials
  • Jim Bennett
  • The web of knowing, doing, and patenting : William Thomson's apparatus room and the history of electricity
  • Giuliano Pancaldi
  • tKen Alder
  • Practicing eighteenth-century science today
  • Hasok Chang
  • The textbook case of a priority dispute : D.I. Mendeleev, Lothar Meyer, and the periodic system
  • Michael D. Gordin
  • Complex systems and total war : British operational research and the PM statistical branch at the beginning of World War II
  • Dominique Pestre
Control code
ocn822524210
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xi, 301 p.
Isbn
9780230102767
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)822524210

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