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The Historiography of Contemporary Science and Technology

Edited by Thomas Söderquist

Routledge – 1997 – 256 pages

Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

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    978-3-71-865906-7
    October 28th 1997

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More than ninety percent of all scientific history has been made during the last half century. So far, however, only a fraction of historical scholarship has dealt with this period. Merely a decade ago, most scientific historians considered recent science - the scientific culture created, lived and remembered by contemporary scientists - an area of study best left to the historical actors themselves.

Name: The Historiography of Contemporary Science and Technology (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Thomas Söderquist. More than ninety percent of all scientific history has been made during the last half century. So far, however, only a fraction of historical scholarship has dealt with this period. Merely a decade ago, most scientific historians considered recent...
Categories: History of Science & Technology, History: Theory, Method & Historiography, Contemporary History 1945-