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Imperialism and Science: Social Impact and Interaction

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Presents a collection of case studies that investigate the the relationship between imperialism and science.

Table of Contents

The British Empire and the development of science in its colonies — French science overseas — The development of science in Portugal and colonial Latin America (Brazil) — Science in the Ottoman world — Against an empire : science in southeastern Europe during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries — The birth of an empire : science in the United States during the nineteenth century — The science of a lost empire and its internal colonies : the case of Russia — The transmission of western chemistry into China, 1840-1900.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781122567299
Subtitle:
Social Impact and Interaction
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO
Edited by:
George Vlahakis
Author:
George Vlahakis
Author:
Vlahakis, George
Subject:
History
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Science
Subject:
World - Colonial Studies
Subject:
Science
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
General science
Subject:
Environmental Studies-General
Subject:
History of Science-General
Subject:
Science Reference-General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20060430
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
384

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History and Social Science » Politics » General
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Reference » Science Reference » Philosophy of Science
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » General
Science and Mathematics » History of Science » General

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