A Companion to the History of Science

Genre: Science, History
Original Publish Date: Feb 01, 2016
Product Number: EB00669964
Released: May 16, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118620755
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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The Wiley Blackwell Companion to the History of Science is a single volume companion that discusses the history of science as it is done today, providing a survey of the debates and issues that dominate current scholarly discussion, with contributions from leading international scholars. -Provides a single-volume overview of current scholarship in the history of science edited by one of the leading figures in the field -Features forty essays by leading international scholars providing an overview of the key debates and developments in the history of science -Reflects the shift towards deeper historical contextualization within the field -Helps communicate and integrate perspectives from the history of science with other areas of historical inquiry -Includes discussion of non-Western themes which are integrated throughout the chapters  -Divided into four sections based on key analytic categories that reflect new approaches in the field

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