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  1. Athanasius Kircher

    The Last Man Who Knew Everything

    Edited by Paula Findlen

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 27th 2004 by Routledge

  2. The Politics of Healing

    Histories of Alternative Medicine in Twentieth-Century North America

    Edited by Robert D. Johnston

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 29th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Industrializing Organisms

    Introducing Evolutionary History

    Edited by Susan Schrepfer, Philip Scranton

    Series: Hagley Perspectives on Business and Culture

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 30th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Women, Madness and Spiritualism

    Edited by Bridget Bennett, Helen Nicholson, Roy Porter

    Series: History of Feminism

    This set reproduces seminal writings by three exceptional nineteenth-century women. Georgina Weldon, Louisa Lowe and Susan Willis Fletcher were certified as insane by the Victorian medical establishment and were threatened with incarceration for their eccentric and transgressive behaviour. All...

    Published June 25th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Disease and Medicine in World History

    By Sheldon Watts

    Series: Themes in World History

    Disease and Medicine in World History is a concise introduction to diverse ideas about diseases and their treatment throughout the world. Drawing on case studies from ancient Egypt to present-day America, Asia and Europe, this survey discusses concepts of sickness and forms of treatment in many...

    Published June 18th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Gaia's Gift

    Earth, Ourselves and God after Copernicus

    By Anne Primavesi

    Gaia's Gift, the second of Anne Primavesi's explorations of human relationships with the earth, asks that we complete the ideological revolution set in motion by Copernicus and Darwin concerning human importancene. They challenged the notion of our God-given centrality within the universe and...

    Published June 18th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Ancient Meteorology

    By Liba Taub

    Series: Sciences of Antiquity Series

    The first book of its kind in English, Ancient Meteorology discusses Greek and Roman approaches and attitudes to this broad discipline, which in classical antiquity included not only 'weather', but occurrences such as earthquakes and comets that today would be regarded as geological, astronomical...

    Published May 14th 2003 by Routledge

  8. A Chinese Physician

    Wang Ji and the Stone Mountain Medical Case Histories

    By Joanna Grant

    Series: Needham Research Institute Series

    A Chinese Physician is the portrait of a 16th century medical writer and clinical practitioner. Drawing on socio-economic/biographic, textual, and gender analysis along side a variety of sources, from hagiographical biographies to medical case histories, the book tells three very different but...

    Published February 12th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Companion Encyclopedia of Science in the Twentieth Century

    Edited by John Krige, Dominique Pestre

    With over forty chapters, written by leading scholars, this comprehensive volume represents the best work in America, Europe and Asia. Geographical diversity of the authors is reflected in the different perspectives devoted to the subject, and all major disciplinary developments are covered.There...

    Published December 11th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Scientific Authorship

    Credit and Intellectual Property in Science

    Edited by Mario Biagioli, Peter Galison

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 26th 2002 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek - Volume 16
    Edited by Lodewijk C. Palm
    To Be Published April 20th 2014
  2. Women and Gender in Science and Technology
    Edited by Londa Schiebinger
    To Be Published May 6th 2014
  3. Philosophy, Science, and History: A Guide and Reader
    Edited by Lydia Patton
    To Be Published May 7th 2014
  4. My Life: Recollections of a Nobel Laureate
    By Max Born
    To Be Published May 8th 2014
  5. A Century of Science 1851-1951
    Edited by Herbert Dingle
    To Be Published May 8th 2014

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