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Title An element of controversy : the life of chlorine in science, medicine, technology and war / edited by Hasok Chang and Catherine Jackson
Imprint [London] : British Society for the History of Science, 2007
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  QD181.C5 E38 2007    AVAILABLE    30530001082270
Descript ix, 407 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series BSHS monographs ; 13
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
The discovery of chlorine : a window on the chemical revolution / Ruth Ashbee -- The elementary nature of chlorine / Tamsin Gray, Rosemary Coates and Marten Akesson -- Chlorine and Prout's hypothesis / Jonathan Nendick, Dominic Scrancher and Olivier Usher -- Looking into the core of the Sun / Christian Guy, Emma Goddard, Emily Milner, Lisa Murch and Andrew B. Clegg -- Obstacles in the establishment of chlorine bleaching / Manchi Chung, Saber Farooqi, Jacob Soper and Olympia Brown -- Chlorine disinfection and theories of disease / Anna Lewcock, Fiona Scott-Kerr and Elinor Mathieson -- Chlorine as the first major chemical weapon / Frederick Cowell, Xuan Goh, James Cambrook and David Bulley -- Ethics, public relations, and the origins of the Geneva Protocol / Abbi Hobbs, Catherine Jefferson, Nicholas Coppeard and Chris Pitt -- The rise and fall of "chlorine chambers" against cold and flu / David Nader and Spasoje Marcinko -- War and the scientific community / Sam Raphael, George Kalpadakis and Daisy O'Reilly-Weinstock -- The noisy reception of Silent Spring / Kimm Groshong -- Epilogue: Turning an undergraduate class into a professional research community / Hasok Chang
Subject Chlorine -- History
Alt Author Chang, Hasok
Jackson, Catherine
Alt Title Life of chlorine in science, medicine, technology and war
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