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The Resource From physico-theology to bio-technology : essays in the social and cultural history of biosciences : a festschrift for Mikulʹas̆ Teich, edited by Kurt Bayertz and Roy Porter

From physico-theology to bio-technology : essays in the social and cultural history of biosciences : a festschrift for Mikulʹas̆ Teich, edited by Kurt Bayertz and Roy Porter

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From physico-theology to bio-technology : essays in the social and cultural history of biosciences : a festschrift for Mikulʹas̆ Teich
Title
From physico-theology to bio-technology
Title remainder
essays in the social and cultural history of biosciences : a festschrift for Mikulʹas̆ Teich
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kurt Bayertz and Roy Porter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NLM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • W1
  • QH 305
NLM item number
  • CL933 v.48 1998
  • F931 1998
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1946-2002
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  • Bayertz, Kurt
  • Porter, Roy
Series statement
  • The Wellcome Institute series in the history of medicine
  • Clio medica,
Series volume
48
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  • Teich, Milulʹas̆
  • Teich, Mikuláš
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Life sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Science
Label
From physico-theology to bio-technology : essays in the social and cultural history of biosciences : a festschrift for Mikulʹas̆ Teich, edited by Kurt Bayertz and Roy Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • 1. Mikulʹas︣ Teich: a biographical sketch -- Questions of History 2. Business history: Cinderella, Prince Charming or ugly sister? / Terry Gourvish -- 3. Darwin's revolution / Robert Proctor -- 4. The different faces of science: is genetics a social construct? / Benno Müller-Hill -- Scientific lives 5. Bare heads against red hats: a portrait of Paracelsus / Charles Webster -- 6. Science-Education and culture. Ideas and concepts of German scientists in the 19th century / Dietrich von Engelhardt -- 7. Thomas George Hodgkins (1803-92) and the future of research at the Royal Institution (London) and the Smithsonian Institution (Washington) / W. H. Brock -- Disciplines 8. Biology as technology / Kurt Bayertz and Patricia Nevers -- 9. From the "Originary Phenomenon" to the "System of Pelagic Fishery": Johannes Müller (1801-1858) and the relation between physiology and philosophy / Hans-Jörg Rheinberger -- 10. A male mind in a female body: sexology, homosexuality and the woman question in Germany, 1869-1914 / Katharina Rowold -- Natural History 11. The Naturalist tradition: a nature history / Paul Farber -- 12. Medicine, the body, and the botanical metaphor in erotica / Julie Peakman -- Science and disease 13. Biology of liberation: some historical aspects of "Proletarian race hygienics" / Reinhard Mocek -- 14. Credit and resistance: Eijman and the transformation of Beri-Beri into a vitamin deficiency disease / Harmke Kamminga -- 15. Gout and quakery; or, Banks and Mountebanks / Roy Porter -- Notes on Contributors -- Bibliography of Mikulʹas︣ Teich
  • 1. Mikulʹas︣ Teich: a biographical sketch -- Questions of History 2. Business history: Cinderella, Prince Charming or ugly sister? / Terry Gourvish -- 3. Darwin's revolution / Robert Proctor -- 4. The different faces of science: is genetics a social construct? / Benno Müller-Hill -- Scientific lives 5. Bare heads against red hats: a portrait of Paracelsus / Charles Webster -- 6. Science-education and culture, ideas and concepts of German scientists in the 19th century / Dietrich von Engelhardt -- 7. Thomas George Hodgkins (1803-92) and the future of research at the Royal Institute (London) and the Smithsonian Institution (Washington) / W. H. Brock -- Disciplines 8. Biology as technology / Kurt Bayertz and Patricia Nevers -- 9. From the "Originary Phenomenon" to the "System of Pelagic Fishery": Johannes Müller (1801-1858) and the relation between physiology and philosophy / Hans-Jörg Rheinberger -- 10. A male mind in a female body: sexology, homosexuality and the woman question in Germany, 1869-1914 / Katharina Rowold -- Natural History 11. The naturalists tradition: a nature history / Paul Farber -- 12. Medicine, the body, and the botanical metaphor in erotica / Julie Peakman -- Science and disease 13. Biology of liberation: some historical aspects of "Proletarian race hygienics" / Reinhard Mocek -- 14. Credit and resistance: Eijman and the transformation of Beri-Beri into a vitamin deficiency disease / Harmke Kamminga -- 15. Gout and quakery; or, Banks and Mountebanks / Roy Porter -- Notes on Contributors -- Bibliography of Mikulʹas︣ Teich
Control code
000142885
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 287 p.
Isbn
9789042005013
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 142885
  • 143557
  • (OCoLC)ocm41299370
Label
From physico-theology to bio-technology : essays in the social and cultural history of biosciences : a festschrift for Mikulʹas̆ Teich, edited by Kurt Bayertz and Roy Porter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • 1. Mikulʹas︣ Teich: a biographical sketch -- Questions of History 2. Business history: Cinderella, Prince Charming or ugly sister? / Terry Gourvish -- 3. Darwin's revolution / Robert Proctor -- 4. The different faces of science: is genetics a social construct? / Benno Müller-Hill -- Scientific lives 5. Bare heads against red hats: a portrait of Paracelsus / Charles Webster -- 6. Science-Education and culture. Ideas and concepts of German scientists in the 19th century / Dietrich von Engelhardt -- 7. Thomas George Hodgkins (1803-92) and the future of research at the Royal Institution (London) and the Smithsonian Institution (Washington) / W. H. Brock -- Disciplines 8. Biology as technology / Kurt Bayertz and Patricia Nevers -- 9. From the "Originary Phenomenon" to the "System of Pelagic Fishery": Johannes Müller (1801-1858) and the relation between physiology and philosophy / Hans-Jörg Rheinberger -- 10. A male mind in a female body: sexology, homosexuality and the woman question in Germany, 1869-1914 / Katharina Rowold -- Natural History 11. The Naturalist tradition: a nature history / Paul Farber -- 12. Medicine, the body, and the botanical metaphor in erotica / Julie Peakman -- Science and disease 13. Biology of liberation: some historical aspects of "Proletarian race hygienics" / Reinhard Mocek -- 14. Credit and resistance: Eijman and the transformation of Beri-Beri into a vitamin deficiency disease / Harmke Kamminga -- 15. Gout and quakery; or, Banks and Mountebanks / Roy Porter -- Notes on Contributors -- Bibliography of Mikulʹas︣ Teich
  • 1. Mikulʹas︣ Teich: a biographical sketch -- Questions of History 2. Business history: Cinderella, Prince Charming or ugly sister? / Terry Gourvish -- 3. Darwin's revolution / Robert Proctor -- 4. The different faces of science: is genetics a social construct? / Benno Müller-Hill -- Scientific lives 5. Bare heads against red hats: a portrait of Paracelsus / Charles Webster -- 6. Science-education and culture, ideas and concepts of German scientists in the 19th century / Dietrich von Engelhardt -- 7. Thomas George Hodgkins (1803-92) and the future of research at the Royal Institute (London) and the Smithsonian Institution (Washington) / W. H. Brock -- Disciplines 8. Biology as technology / Kurt Bayertz and Patricia Nevers -- 9. From the "Originary Phenomenon" to the "System of Pelagic Fishery": Johannes Müller (1801-1858) and the relation between physiology and philosophy / Hans-Jörg Rheinberger -- 10. A male mind in a female body: sexology, homosexuality and the woman question in Germany, 1869-1914 / Katharina Rowold -- Natural History 11. The naturalists tradition: a nature history / Paul Farber -- 12. Medicine, the body, and the botanical metaphor in erotica / Julie Peakman -- Science and disease 13. Biology of liberation: some historical aspects of "Proletarian race hygienics" / Reinhard Mocek -- 14. Credit and resistance: Eijman and the transformation of Beri-Beri into a vitamin deficiency disease / Harmke Kamminga -- 15. Gout and quakery; or, Banks and Mountebanks / Roy Porter -- Notes on Contributors -- Bibliography of Mikulʹas︣ Teich
Control code
000142885
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 287 p.
Isbn
9789042005013
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 142885
  • 143557
  • (OCoLC)ocm41299370

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