1st Edition

The Historiography of Contemporary Science and Technology

Edited By

Thomas Söderquist




ISBN 9783718659067
Published July 1, 1997 by Routledge
276 Pages

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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.