Companion to The History of Modern Science

  title={Companion to The History of Modern Science},
  author={G. Cantor and J.R.R. Christie and M.J.S. Hodge and R. Olby},
  • G. Cantor, J.R.R. Christie, +1 author R. Olby
  • Published 2018
  • History
  • The 67 chapters of this book describe and analyse the development of Western science from 1500 to the present day. Divided into two major sections - 'The Study of the History of Science' and 'Selected Writings in the History of Science' - the volume describes the methods and problems of research in the field and then applies these techniques to a wide range of fields. Areas covered include: * the Copernican Revolution * Genetics * Science and Imperialism * the History of Anthropology * Science… CONTINUE READING
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