3 edition of Geographies of nineteenth-century science found in the catalog.
Geographies of nineteenth-century science
David N. Livingstone
by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by David N. Livingstone and Charles W. J. Withers|
|LC Classifications||Q127.G4 G46 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010039367|
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In Geographies of Nineteenth-Century Science, David N. Livingstone and Charles W. Withers gather essays that deftly navigate the spaces of science in this significant period and reveal how each is embedded in wider systems of meaning, authority, and identity.
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As a resource for studying this manifold process, Geographies of Nineteenth-Century Science has no peer."--James Moore, coauthor of Darwin's Sacred Cause "Victorian Studies" "A rich collection of essays by some of the leading historians and historical geographers in the field, Geographies of Nineteenth-Century Science explores the diverse spatial contexts and geographical mobility of scientific knowledge during the nineteenth century.
Geographies of Nineteenth-Century Science - Chicago Scholarship This book gathers essays that examine science in this significant period and show how each is embedded in wider systems of meaning, authority, and identity.
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In this regard, the time is right to reinforce interdisciplinary enquiry and establish new research frontiers by exploring the significance of geographical thinking to the making, movement and reception of science, here in the nineteenth century.
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