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Foreword

Bissell, Chris (2013). Foreword. In: Pisano, Raffaele; Capecchi, Danilo and Lukešová, Anna eds. Physics, Astronomy and Engineering. Critical Problems in the History of Science. Proceedings of the 32th International Congress of the Italian Society of Historians of Physics and Astronomy. Šiauliai: Scientia Socialis Press, i-vi.

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Abstract

A short personal view is given of trends in the historical, philosophical and sociological studies of science and technology over the last several decades. This is then related to some issues in the history of science and technology that emerged from two specialist conferences in the summer of 2013. An interdisciplinary stance to our subject that combines the best of the history, philosophy and sociology of both science and technology appears to be the most rewarding approach

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2013 The Author
ISBN: 609-95513-0-1, 978-609-95513-0-2
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Computing and Communications
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 38657
Depositing User: Christopher Bissell
Date Deposited: 09 Dec 2013 11:52
Last Modified: 02 May 2018 13:55
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/38657
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