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Title Beyond history of science : essays in honor of Robert E. Schofield / edited by Elizabeth Garber.
Imprint Bethlehem, Pa. : Lehigh University Press, 1990.

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Subject Schofield, Robert E.
Science -- Historiography.
Technology -- Historiography.
Alt Name Schofield, Robert E.
Garber, Elizabeth.
Description 1 online resource (325 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
"Bibliography of the writings of Robert E. Schofield" (p. [311]-312).
Contents Introduction / Elizabeth Garber -- To Robert F. Schofield : a personal tribute / Melvin Kranzberg -- pt. 1. Biography: Henry Cavendish on the proper method of rectifying abuses / Russell McCormmach ; Duhem on Gibbs / Martin J. Klein ; Life span developmental psychology and the history of science / Michael M. Sokal ; Collective lives of American scientists : an introductory essay and a bibliography / Clark A. Elliott -- pt. 2. The disciplines of science: The limits of observation and the hypotheses of Georges Louis Buffon and Charles Bonnet / Virginia P. Dawson ; The influence of Samuel George Morton on American geology / Patsy Gerstner ; Methodology and its rhetoric in nineteenth-century chemistry : induction versus hypothesis / Alan J. Rocke ; Simeon-Denis Poisson : mathematics versus physics in early nineteenth-century France / Elizabeth Garber -- pt. 3. Science and technology: Newton confronts the American millwrights, or, action and reaction are not always equal / Edwin T. Layton, Jr. ; W.J.M. Rankine and the Scottish roots of engineering science / David F. Channell ; The "rediscovery" of Kirchhoff's circuitry laws / Andrew J. Butrica ; Warner and Swasey at the naval observatory : a view of the science-technology relationship / Edward Jay Pershey ; The rise of industrial research in Cleveland, 1870-1930 / Darwin H. Stapleton -- pt. 4. Science, technology, and culture: From local to national : time standardization as a reflection of American culture / Orville Butler ; From Ehrlich to Waksman : chemotherapy and the seamed web of the past / Alan I Marcus ; One culture : creativity in art, science, and technology / Harry J. Eisenman ; Natural science and visual art : reflections on the interface / David Topper.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585188823 (electronic bk.)
9780585188829 (electronic bk.)
0934223114 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 44964386
Additional Format Print version: Beyond history of science. Bethlehem, Pa. : Lehigh University Press, 1990 0934223114 (DLC) 89045365 (OCoLC)20561564

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