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The Resource Commemorative practices in science : historical perspectives on the politics of collective memory, edited by Pnia G. Abir-Am and Clark A. Elliott

Commemorative practices in science : historical perspectives on the politics of collective memory, edited by Pnia G. Abir-Am and Clark A. Elliott

Label
Commemorative practices in science : historical perspectives on the politics of collective memory
Title
Commemorative practices in science
Title remainder
historical perspectives on the politics of collective memory
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pnia G. Abir-Am and Clark A. Elliott
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EUW
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abir-Am, Pnina G.
  • Elliott, Clark A
Series statement
Osiris,
Series volume
2nd ser., v. 14
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Scientists
  • Science
  • Anniversaries and Special Events
Label
Commemorative practices in science : historical perspectives on the politics of collective memory, edited by Pnia G. Abir-Am and Clark A. Elliott
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Daniela S. Barberis.--
  • Medicine and the culture of commemoration : representing Robert Koch's discovery of the tubercle bacillus
  • George E. Haddad.--
  • The divided centennial : the 1958 Max Planck celebration(s) in Berlin
  • Dieter Hoffmann.--
  • Pt. 2. Commemorating scientific institutions : the re/production sites of scientific progress.
  • The tercentenary of Harvard University in 1936 : the scientific dimension
  • Clark A. Elliott.--
  • The Enola Gay affair : what evdience counts when we commemorate historical events?
  • Stanley Goldberg.--
  • Pt. 1. Commemorating great minds : scientists as cultural heroes.
  • The golden jubilees of Lawrence Berkeley and Los Alamos National Laboratories
  • Robert W. Seidel.--
  • Commemorative practices at CERN : between physicists' memories and historians' narratives
  • Dominique Pestre.--
  • Pt. 3. Commemorating scientific disciplines : materializing objectivity.
  • Bourbaki's art of memory
  • Liliane Beaulieu.--
  • Jocular commemorations : the Copenhagen spirit
  • Mara Beller.--
  • The 1959 Darwin Centennial celebration in America
  • The Copernican quinquecentennial and its predecessors : historical insights and national agendas
  • Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis.--
  • The first American and French commemorations in molecular biology : from collective memory to comaparative history
  • Pnina G. Abir-Am
  • Owen Gingerich.--
  • Claude Bernard and Louis Pasteur : contrasting images through public commemorations
  • Christiane Sinding.--
  • A focal point for feminism, politics, and science in France : the Clément Royer Centennial celebration of 1930
  • Joy Harvery.--
  • Changing practices of commemoration in neurology : comparing Charcot's 1925 and 1993 centennials
Control code
000143337
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780226000909
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Note
SHELVED AND CIRCULATED AS: Osiris, 2nd ser., v.14, 1999
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143337
  • 144068
  • (OCoLC)ocm44758747
Label
Commemorative practices in science : historical perspectives on the politics of collective memory, edited by Pnia G. Abir-Am and Clark A. Elliott
Publication
Contents
  • Daniela S. Barberis.--
  • Medicine and the culture of commemoration : representing Robert Koch's discovery of the tubercle bacillus
  • George E. Haddad.--
  • The divided centennial : the 1958 Max Planck celebration(s) in Berlin
  • Dieter Hoffmann.--
  • Pt. 2. Commemorating scientific institutions : the re/production sites of scientific progress.
  • The tercentenary of Harvard University in 1936 : the scientific dimension
  • Clark A. Elliott.--
  • The Enola Gay affair : what evdience counts when we commemorate historical events?
  • Stanley Goldberg.--
  • Pt. 1. Commemorating great minds : scientists as cultural heroes.
  • The golden jubilees of Lawrence Berkeley and Los Alamos National Laboratories
  • Robert W. Seidel.--
  • Commemorative practices at CERN : between physicists' memories and historians' narratives
  • Dominique Pestre.--
  • Pt. 3. Commemorating scientific disciplines : materializing objectivity.
  • Bourbaki's art of memory
  • Liliane Beaulieu.--
  • Jocular commemorations : the Copenhagen spirit
  • Mara Beller.--
  • The 1959 Darwin Centennial celebration in America
  • The Copernican quinquecentennial and its predecessors : historical insights and national agendas
  • Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis.--
  • The first American and French commemorations in molecular biology : from collective memory to comaparative history
  • Pnina G. Abir-Am
  • Owen Gingerich.--
  • Claude Bernard and Louis Pasteur : contrasting images through public commemorations
  • Christiane Sinding.--
  • A focal point for feminism, politics, and science in France : the Clément Royer Centennial celebration of 1930
  • Joy Harvery.--
  • Changing practices of commemoration in neurology : comparing Charcot's 1925 and 1993 centennials
Control code
000143337
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780226000909
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Note
SHELVED AND CIRCULATED AS: Osiris, 2nd ser., v.14, 1999
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143337
  • 144068
  • (OCoLC)ocm44758747

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