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Published: 20 August 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385226-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8522-6
...PART I Overcoming Resistance: Constructing Alternative Sociotechnical Networks 1 Designing Technology and Masculinity: Challenging the Invisibility of Male Reproductive Bodies in Scientific Medicine...
Published: 30 May 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382379-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8237-9
... 14 The Ending of the Slave Trade and the Evolution of European Scientific Racism SEYMOUR DRESCHER HOW MIG H T a discussion of the ending of the Atlantic slave trade in relation to the development of European racism illuminate the question of who gained...
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388845-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8884-5
... ​1 ​“Home Is Where the Heart Is” Scientific Management, Electricity, and the Early-Twentieth-Century American Home I cannot begin this chapter without a trite and clichéd declaration of the special place that “home” plays in the culture at large. No words can con- vey...
Published: 16 August 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391333-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9133-3
... historical and cultural phenomena. 1. udwikL Fleck, Edmund Husserl On the Historicity of Scientific Knowledge At the beginning of the twentieth century, the “crisis of histori- cism” was much debated, particularly in Germany. Interestingly, the crisis of historicism soon came to be...
Published: 19 March 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8044-3
... ii | A Changing Logic of Scientific Discovery It is a book which ‘‘saves the critic the trouble of judgment And why? Because it holds no mystery: ‘‘it judges itself And not only does it judge itself, it also represents itself—together with the...
Published: 01 September 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387107-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8710-7
... Florence Weber VICHY FRANCE AND THE END OF SCIENTIFIC FOLKLORE (1937–1954) More than sixty years after the end of World War II, the history of French ethnology is still held hostage to the political divisions and social...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385646-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8564-6
... 6 Re-engineering Scientific Credit in the Era of the Globalized Information Economy Why is it that so many serious...
Published: 17 May 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385783-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8578-3
... emphasizes scientific methodology in The Health and Physique of the Negro American,objectifyingyoungmenand art of scientific propaganda 55 Tseng 2004.3.18 08:16 74 of 268 7065 Smith / PHOTOGRAPHY ON THE COLOR LINE...
Published: 07 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387640-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8764-0
... 3 De-moralizing Economies AFRICAN SOCIALISM, SCIENTIFIC CAPITALISM, AND THE MORAL POLITICS OF STRUCTURAL ADJUSTMENT Give us rain. Give us bananas. Give us sugar cane. Give us plan- tains. Give us meat. Give us food. You are our king, but if you do not feed us...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378761-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7876-1
... I Scientific RacislIl and the Invention of the HOlIlosexual Body "I regard sex as the central problem of life," wrote Havelock Ellis in the general preface to the first volume of Studies in the Psychology of Sex, one of the...
Published: 25 April 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386889-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8688-9
... SOCIOLOGY Scientific Authority and the Transition to Post-Fordism: The Plausibility of Positivism in U.S. Sociology since 1945 george steinmetz From the Cold War to the ‘‘Science Wars’’ in U.S. Sociology...
Published: 31 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385202-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8520-2
... CHAPTER 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Managerial Protection and Scientific Success Prometheus Bound For the research university, the fifty years between 1910 and 1960 were...
Published: 15 April 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385530-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8553-0
...Images and Healers A Visual History of Scientific Medicine marc r. cohen and audrey shafer ‘‘All living is interpreting; all action requires seeing the world as some- thing So states the philosopher Martha Nussbaum (1990, 47) in her defense of utilizing literary...
Published: 30 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380078-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8007-8
... Model 219 V Science 10. Was There a Greek Scientific Miracle? A Reply to Robert Palter 249 11. Animadversions on the Origins of Western Science 269 VI Recent Broadening Scholarship 12. Greek Art Without Egypt, Hamlet Without the Prince: A Review of Sarah Morris’s Daidalos and...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398080-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9808-0
... I AMERICAN SOCIAL SCIENCE: MORALISM AND THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD American social science has always suffered from an ambivalence found in its very name. As science it represents the amoral, empirical, antitheo• retical approach of the...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399612-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9961-2
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... of scientific practice, which can be addressed as “cultures of experiment.” It begins with a close look at a particular experimental culture in the life sciences: biological in vitro, or test tube, experimentation. An early form of in vitro experimentation was based on homogenates of cells. It was...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376392-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7639-2
Published: 11 September 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377276-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7727-6
Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
... This essay examines the implications of current data production and dissemination regimes for credit attribution and reward systems associated with authorship in genomic science. Paying attention to these scientific practices sheds light on one of the new and exciting aspects of postgenomic...