A Companion to the History of American Science

by Georgina M. Montgomery & Mark A. Largent

Publisher: Wiley

Series: Wiley Blackwell Companions to American History

Publication Date: May 18, 2016

ISBN: 9781119072232

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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A Companion to the History of American Science offers a collection of essays that give an authoritative overview of the most recent scholarship on the history of American science.

  • Covers topics including astronomy, agriculture, chemistry, eugenics, Big Science, military technology, and more
  • Features contributions by the most accomplished scholars in the field of science history
  • Covers pivotal events in U.S. history that shaped the development of science and science policy such as WWII, the Cold War, and the Women’s Rights movement