Clio's View of the History of Science

  title={Clio's View of the History of Science},
  author={J. H{\'e}rubel},
  journal={Behavioral & Social Sciences Librarian},
  pages={69 - 91}
  • J. Hérubel
  • Published 2006
  • Sociology
  • Behavioral & Social Sciences Librarian
Abstract Historical research and scholarship form a matrix of specialties depending on the object studied and the period under examination. The history of science is examined for its particular characteristics as evidenced in the cumulative bibliographies published in Isis, a premier journal devoted to the history of science for 1986–2003. A bibliometric examination of publication trends and specializations are explored through the historical periodizations inherent in historical studies. The… Expand
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