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A History of Science in Society: A Reader
A History of Science in Society: A Reader Andrew Ede, Lesley Cormack 1551117703 9781551117706 A History of Science in Society: A Reader , edited by Andrew Ede and Lesley B. Cormack, is a collection of primary source documents and an excellent compani
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A History of Science in Society: A Reader by Andrew Ede, Lesley Cormack

A History of Science in Society: A Reader , edited by Andrew Ede and Lesley B. Cormack, is a collection of primary source documents and an excellent companion to their text by the same name. It includes scientific papers as well as more popular and cultural expressions of scientific ideas from the likes of Margaret Cavendish, Albert Einstein, and Rachel Carson. Readings from the pre-Scientific Revolution, the Middle Ages, the Islamic world, and women scientists are also well represented in this collection. Each of the over 90 readings begins with anbsp;short description providing historical context, but readers may also refer to the authors companion text. Illustrations and maps integral to the readings are included, along with a Chronology of Readings and a Topical Index.

Author: Andrew Ede, Lesley Cormack

Language: English

Edition: 1

Binding: Paperback

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division

Publication Date: 2007-05-01

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Andrew Ede, Lesley Cormack (Edition: 1) Paperback