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Title Science and civil society / edited by Lynn K. Nyhart and Thomas H. Broman
Imprint Chicago, Illinois ; [Great Britain] : University of Chicago Press, c2002
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  Q1 O82 2002  v.17    AVAILABLE    30530000746032
 Chinese Lit.&Phi. Lib.  301.6 S416    AVAILABLE    30580001889935
Descript x, 373 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm
Series Osiris, 0369-7827 ; v. 17
Osiris ; v. 17
Osiris: a research journal devoted to the history of science and its cultural influences. 2nd series ; v. 17 2002
Osiris: a research journal devoted to the history of science and its cultural influences. 2nd series ; v. 17 2002
Osiris. 2nd series ; v. 17
Note Papers from a workshop held in Madison, Wisconsin in April 2000
Includes bibliographical references and index
History and the history of science redux: a preface / Kathyrn Olesko -- Introduction: some preliminary considerations on science and civil society / Thomas H. Broman -- Body and passions: materialism and the early modern state / Harold J. Cook -- The ladies' dairy: gender, mathematics, and civil society in early-eighteenth-century England / Shelley Costa -- Differentiating a Republican citizenry: talents, human science, and Enlightenment theories of governance / John Carson -- Science, politics, and religion: Humboldtian thinking and the transformations of civil society in Germany, 1830-1870 / Andreas W. Daum -- Teaching community via biology in late-nineteenth-century Germany / Lynn K. Nyhart -- In service to science and society: scientists and the public in late-nineteenth-century Russia / Elizabeth A. Hachten -- Statistical utopianism in an age of aristocratic efficiency / Theodore Porter -- The civic uses of science: ethnology and civil society in imperial Germany / H. Glenn Penny -- Civil society, science, and empire in late Republic France: the foundation of Paris's Museum of Man / Alice L. Conklin -- Saving China through science: the science society of China, scientific nationalism, and civil society in republican China / Zuoyue Wang -- Scientists and the problem of the public in Cold War America, 1945-1960 / Jessica Wang -- The creative possibilities of science in civil society and public life: a commentary / Celia Applegate
Subject Science and civilization -- History -- Congresses
Science -- Social aspects -- Congresses
Civil society -- Congresses
Alt Author Nyhart, Lynn K
Broman, Thomas H
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