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The Resource Dictionary of the history of science, edited by W.F. Bynum, E.J. Browne, Roy Porter

Dictionary of the history of science, edited by W.F. Bynum, E.J. Browne, Roy Porter

Label
Dictionary of the history of science
Title
Dictionary of the history of science
Statement of responsibility
edited by W.F. Bynum, E.J. Browne, Roy Porter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dictionary of the concepts or ideas that characterize the core features of recent Western science. Focuses on the last 5 centuries. There is emphasis on historiography and the philosophical and metaphysical principles of science, as well as "those parts of the social and human sciences historically most closely linked with the natural sciences." No biographical entries. Entries are lengthy and contain references and authors' initials. Many cross references. Biographical index
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
509
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q125
LC item number
.D45
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
Q 125
NLM item number
D554 1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1950-
  • 1946-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bynum, W. F.
  • Browne, E. J.
  • Porter, Roy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Wetenschap
Label
Dictionary of the history of science, edited by W.F. Bynum, E.J. Browne, Roy Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes a bibliography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Miscellaneous
  • Philosophy of science
  • Physics
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth sciences
  • Historiography and sociology of science
  • Human sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
Control code
7460229
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
494 pages
Isbn
9780691082875
Lccn
81047116
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)40862
Label
Dictionary of the history of science, edited by W.F. Bynum, E.J. Browne, Roy Porter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes a bibliography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Miscellaneous
  • Philosophy of science
  • Physics
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth sciences
  • Historiography and sociology of science
  • Human sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
Control code
7460229
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
494 pages
Isbn
9780691082875
Lccn
81047116
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)40862

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