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Science and society 1600-1900 / by P. M. Rattansi [and 5 others] ; edited by Peter Mathias.

Publication:
Cambridge : University Press, 1972. , ©1972
Manufacture:
Oxford : Alden press
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 166 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Subjects:
Science and state.
Science -- History.
Place of Publication:
England Cambridge.
England Oxford.
Contents:
The social interpretation of science in the seventeenth century / P.M. Rattansi
Science, technology and utopia in the seventeenth century / A. Rupert Hall
Who unbound Prometheus? Science and technnical change, 1600-1800 / Peter Mathias
Science and the steam engine, 1790-1825 / D.S.L. Cardwell
Gateways to death? Medicine, hospitals and mortality, 1700-1850 / E.M. Sigsworth
Resources of science in victorian England : the endowment of science movement, 1868-1900 / Roy M. MacLeod.
Notes:
Based on series of lectures at Cambridge, 1968.
"© Cambridge University Press 1972"--verso of title page.
"Printed in Great Britain by Alden & Mowbray Ltd at the Alden Press, Oxford"--verso of title page.
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Kislak Center copy gifted by Dr. Mark B. Adams in 2018.
Kislak Center copy retains dust jacket.
Penn Provenance:
Adams, Mark B. (former owner) (Adams copy)
Penn Chronology:
1972
Contributor:
Rattansi, P. M., author
Mathias, Peter. editor, author.
Cambridge University Press, publisher.
Alden Press, printer.
Mark B. Adams Emergence of Modern Science Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0521083753
OCLC:
370312
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