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The scientific image

from cave to computer

by Harry Robin

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Published by H.N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientific illustration.,
  • Science -- Graphic methods.,
  • Visualization.,
  • Imagination.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [234]) and index.

    Statementby Harry Robin ; historical foreword by Daniel J. Kevles.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ222 .R63 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination239 p. :
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1565840M
    ISBN 100810938235
    LC Control Number91048053

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    The emergence of objectivity in the mid-nineteenth-century sciences, as revealed through images in scientific atlases—a story of how lofty epistemic ideals fuse with workaday practices. Objectivity has a history, and it is full of surprises. In Objectivity, Lorraine Daston and Peter Galison chart the emergence of objectivity in the mid-nineteenth-century sciences—and show how the concept. 'The Zoomable Universe' (Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ) By Caleb Scharf, illustrated by Ron Miller and 5W Infographics (Image credit: Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and.


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