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  1. Global Science and National Sovereignty

    Edited by Grégoire Mallard, Catherine Paradeise, Ashveen Peerbaye

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

    Global Science and National Sovereignty: Studies in Historical Sociology of Science provides detailed case studies on how sovereignty has been constructed, reaffirmed, and transformed in the twentieth century by the construction of scientific disciplines, knowledge practices, and research...

    Published January 5th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Forensic Medicine in Western Society

    A History

    By Katherine D. Watson

    The first book of its kind, Forensic Medicine in Western Society: A History draws on the most recent developments in the historiography, to provide an overview of the history of forensic medicine in the West from the medieval period to the present day. Taking an international, comparative...

    Published October 26th 2010 by Routledge

  3. The Environment in World History

    By Stephen Mosley

    Series: Themes in World History

    Covering the last five hundred years of global history, The Environment in World History examines the processes that have transformed the Earth and put growing pressure on natural resources. Chapters and case studies explore a wide range of issues, including: the hunting of wildlife and the...

    Published January 20th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Challenging Institutional Analysis and Development

    The Bloomington School

    By Paul Dragos Aligica, Peter J. Boettke

    Challenging Institutional Analysis and Development demonstrates the importance of one of the 2009 Nobel Prize in Economics winners Elinor Ostrom's research program. The Bloomington School has become one of the most dynamic, well recognized and productive centers of the New Institutional Theory...

    Published May 21st 2009 by Routledge

  5. Scientific Research In World War II

    What scientists did in the war

    Edited by Ad Maas, Hans Hooijmaijers

    This book seeks to explore how scientists across a number of countries managed to cope with the challenging circumstances created by World War II. No scientist remained unaffected by the outbreak of WWII. As the book shows, there were basically two opposite ways in which the war encroached on the...

    Published December 21st 2008 by Routledge

  6. Natural Protest

    Essays on the History of American Environmentalism

    Edited by Michael Egan, Jeff Crane

    Series: New Directions in American History

    From Jamestown to 9/11, concerns about the landscape, husbanding of natural resources, and the health of our environment have been important to the American way of life. Natural Protest is the first collection of original essays to offer a cohesive social and political examination of environmental...

    Published November 27th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Science and the Indian Tradition

    When Einstein Met Tagore

    By David L. Gosling

    Series: India in the Modern World

    This new text is a detailed study of an important process in modern Indian history. During the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, India experienced an intellectual renaissance, which owed as much to the influx of new ideas from the West as to traditional religious and cultural insights....

    Published August 30th 2008 by Routledge

  8. The Common Scientist of the Seventeenth Century

    A Study of the Dublin Philosophical Society, 1683-1708

    By K Theodore Hoppen

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science

    Learned societies, such as the Royal Society of London and the Dublin Philosophical Society were a central feature of the scientific revolution of the seventeenth century. This volume shows that a study of the work and membership of these groups is essential before any realistic assessment can be...

    Published August 17th 2008 by Routledge

  9. British Scientists of the Twentieth Century

    By J G Crowther

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science

    Following on from British Scientists of the Nineteenth Century, this volume covers six eminent British scientists whose work and personality have not receded into the same depth of perspective as their predecessors of the Nineteenth Century, but the tremendous changes following the two world wars...

    Published August 17th 2008 by Routledge

  10. British Scientists of the Nineteenth Century

    By J G Crowther

    J G Crowther has chosen five of the greatest scientists of the nineteenth century – Davy, Faraday, Clerk-Maxwell, Joule, Lord Kelvin and examines every aspect of their lives and work....

    Published August 17th 2008 by Routledge