Science and Society: The History of Modern Physical Sciences in the Twentieth Century: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Science and Society: The History of Modern Physical Sciences in the Twentieth Century

1st Edition

Edited by Peter Galison, Michael Gordin, David Kaiser

Routledge

1,400 pages

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Hardback: 9780415937146
pub: 2001-10-30
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First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

About the Editors

Peter Galison is Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University and a premier authority in the field. In 1997, he was named a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Fellow; in 1999, he was a winner of the Max Planck Prize given by the Max Planck Gesellschaft and Humboldt Stiftung. His is author of numerous works, including, most recently, Picturing Science, Producing Art (Routledge, 1998) and The Architecture of Science (MIT, 1999). Michael Gordin and David Kaiser are both at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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HISTORY / General
SCI060000
SCIENCE / Reference