The Historiography of Contemporary Science and Technology

Edited by Thomas Söderquist

© 1997 – Routledge

276 pages

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Hardback: 9783718659067
pub: 1997-10-28
US Dollars$175.00

About the Book

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.

About the Series

Routledge Studies in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General