By Bernard Lightman

The Wiley Blackwell better half to the background of Science is a unmarried quantity better half that discusses the background of technological know-how because it is completed this present day, delivering a survey of the debates and concerns that dominate present scholarly dialogue, with contributions from best foreign scholars.

  • Provides a single-volume evaluate of present scholarship within the historical past of technology edited via one of many top figures within the field
  • Features 40 essays through best foreign students supplying an outline of the foremost debates and advancements within the heritage of science
  • Reflects the shift in the direction of deeper ancient contextualization in the field
  • Helps converse and combine views from the heritage of technological know-how with different parts of ancient inquiry
  • Includes dialogue of non-Western topics that are built-in in the course of the chapters 
  • Divided into 4 sections in accordance with key analytic different types that mirror new methods within the field

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