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Perspectives on Science 8.3 (2000) 316-321



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Abir-Am, Pnina and Clark A. Elliott, eds. 2001. Commemorative Practices in Science: Historical Perspectives on the Politics of Collective Memory. Osiris, vol. 14. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. Pp. xii1383. $39 (cloth), $25 (paper).

Appel, Toby A. 2000. Shaping Biology: The National Science Foundation and American Biological Research, 1945-1975. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press. Pp. xii1393. $42.50 (cloth).

Aureli, Filippo and Brans B.M. de Wall. 2000. Natural Conflict Resolution. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. Pp. 409. $65.00 (cloth), $24.95 (paper).

Bardini, Thierry. 2001. Boostrapping: Douglas Engelbard, Coevolution, and the Origins of Personal Computing. Stanford: Stanford University Press. Pp. 284. $19.95 (paper), $55.00 (cloth).

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Benson, Charles D. and William B. Faherty. 2001. Gateway to the Moon: Building the Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex. Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida. Pp. 416. $24.95 (paper).

Benson, Charles D. and William B. Faherty. 2001. Moon Launch! Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida. Pp. 336. $24.95 (paper).

Beurton, Peter, Raphael Falk, and Hans-Jörg Rheinberger. 2000. The Concept of the Gene in Development and Evolution: Historical and Epistemological Perspectives. Pp. xvi1384. $59.95 (cloth).

Bowker, Geoffrey C. and Susan Leigh Star. 1999. Sorting Things Out: Classification and Its Consequences. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Pp. 377. $17.95 (paper).

Bryant, Rebecca. 2000. Discovery and Decision: Exploring the Metaphysics and Epistemology of Scientific Classification. Madison and Teaneck: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press. Pp. 131. $30.00 (cloth).

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Durie, Robin, ed. 2000. Time & the Instant: Essays in the physics and philosophy of time. Manchester: Clinamen Press. Pp. 249. $29.95 (paper).

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Frasca-Spada, Marina and Nick Jardine, eds. 2000. Books and the Sciences in History. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press. Pp. xiv1438. $85.00 (cloth), $29.95 (paper).

Fuller, Steve. 2000. Thomas Kuhn: A...

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ISSN
1530-9274
Print ISSN
1063-6145
Pages
pp. 316-321
Launched on MUSE
2000-09-01
Open Access
No
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