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Title Science and narratives of nature : east and west / edited by Jobin M. Kanjirakkat, Gordon McOuat and Sundar Sarukkai
Imprint New Delhi, India : Routledge, 2015
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 Modern History Library  501 S416k    DUE 12-26-22    30550100587409
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  Q175 S416 2015    AVAILABLE    30530001207331
Descript xi, 337 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Series Science and technology studies ; 1
Science and technology studies ; 1
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
1. Post-humanist 'narratives of (non-)nature' and the sciences / Stephen Healy -- 2. Nature, body and woman: an Indian perspective on value dualisms / Meera Baindur -- 3. Revealed truth and homosexuality in the West: Christianity and science in Foucaultian perspective / Yiftach Fehige -- 4. Feminist epistemology and postcolonial science studies / Kathleen Okruhlik -- 5. Is food natural or cultural? Food, body and the mind in Indian medical traditions / V. Sujatha -- 6. Placing and moving knowledge: East and West, North and South / Stephen Bocking -- 7. 'Why did exchange of knowledge across Eurasia generate a Scientific Revolution in the West?' / Arun Bala -- 8. Nineteenth-century science and Western materialisms / Bernard Lightman -- 9. Eastern mathematics, Western mathematics: shall the Twain ever meet? / George Gheverghese Joseph -- 10. On the nature of mathematics and scientific knowledge in Indian tradition / M. D. Srinivas -- 11. See what I mean? On developing norms for the production and publication of scientific images / Letitia Meynell -- 12. The 'relocation' of technology between East and West: stationary steam engines and steamboats in India in the early nineteenth century / David Philip Miller -- 13. The production and distribution of pharmaceutical clinical trial knowledge: case studies in the political economy of scientific knowledge / Sergio Sismondo
Subject Science -- Philosphy
Alt Author Kanjirakkat, Jobin M., editor
McOuat, Gordon, editor
Sarukkai, Sundar, editor
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