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History of Science and Mathematics: Questions and Answers  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at April 12, 2016
History of Science and Mathematics: Questions and Answers

History of Science and Mathematics: Questions and Answers by George A Duckett
English | Mar. 23, 2016 | ISBN: 1530670292 | 246 Pages | AZW3/MOBI/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 18.47 MB

If you have a question about History of Science and Mathematics this is the book with the answers. History of Science and Mathematics: Questions and Answers takes some of the best questions and answers asked on the hsm.stackexchange.com website.
Airports, Cities, and the Jet Age: US Airports Since 1945 (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)

Airports, Cities, and the Jet Age: US Airports Since 1945 (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology) by Janet R. Bednarek
English | 15 Sept. 2016 | ISBN: 3319311948 | 304 Pages | PDF | 3.63 MB

This book explores the relationship between cities and their commercial airports. These vital transportation facilities are locally owned and managed and civic leaders and boosters have made them central to often expansive economic development dreams
Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology) [Repost]

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology) by John M. Steele
English | 27 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319552201 | 120 Pages | PDF | 2.01 MB

This revealing work examines an approach from ancient astronomy to what was then a particularly important question, namely that of understanding the relationship between the position in the ecliptic and the time it takes for a fixed-length of the ecliptic beginning at that point to rise above the eastern horizon.

Verse and Transmutation (History of Science and Medicine Library)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 15, 2017
Verse and Transmutation (History of Science and Medicine Library)

Verse and Transmutation (History of Science and Medicine Library) by Anke Timmermann
English | Nov. 1, 2013 | ISBN: 9004254846 | 390 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Verse and Transmutation: A Corpus of Middle English Alchemical Poetry identifies and investigates a corpus of twenty-one anonymous recipes for the philosophers stone dating from the fifteenth century. These were circulated and received in association with each other until the mid-seventeenth century, when a number of them appeared in Elias Ashmole s Theatrum Chemicum Britannicum.
Monks, Manuscripts and Sundials (History of Science and Medicine Library: Medieval and Modern Science) [Repost]

Monks, Manuscripts and Sundials (History of Science and Medicine Library: Medieval and Modern Science) by Eagleton
English | Jan. 11, 2010 | ISBN: 9004176659 | 305 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Bringing together the surviving material and manuscript evidence, this book looks closely at a fascinating medieval sundial in the form of a ship.

The History of Science and Religion in the Western Tradition: An Encyclopedia [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Sept. 24, 2015
The History of Science and Religion in the Western Tradition: An Encyclopedia [Repost]

The History of Science and Religion in the Western Tradition: An Encyclopedia (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities) by Gary B. Ferngren
English | June 13, 2000 | ISBN: 0815316569 | 608 Pages | PDF | 3.95 MB

First published in 2000.

Designing Professional Development for Teachers of Science and Mathematics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at April 19, 2015
Designing Professional Development for Teachers of Science and Mathematics

Susan Loucks-Horsley, Katherine E. Stiles, "Designing Professional Development for Teachers of Science and Mathematics"
2010 | ISBN-10: 1412963605, 1412974143 | 424 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Essays in the Philosophy and History of Logic and Mathematics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at March 31, 2015
Essays in the Philosophy and History of Logic and Mathematics

Essays in the Philosophy and History of Logic and Mathematics. (Pozna Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Huma) by Jan Wole Ski
English | 2010 | ISBN: 9042030909 | 328 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

The book is a collection of the author's selected works in the philosophy and history of logic and mathematics. Papers in Part I include both general surveys of contemporary philosophy of mathematics as well as studies devoted to specialized topics, like Cantor's philosophy of set theory, the Church thesis and its epistemological status, the history of the philosophical background of the concept of number, the structuralist epistemology of mathematics and the phenomenological philosophy of mathematics.
Neurosis and Modernity: The Age of Nervousness in Sweden (History of Science and Medicine Library) by Pietikainen

Neurosis and Modernity: The Age of Nervousness in Sweden (History of Science and Medicine Library) by Pietikainen
English | July 30, 2007 | ISBN: 9004160752 | 406 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

In western countries, paths to modernity created socio-cultural conditions conducive to the dissemination of the language of nerves. This book examines historically the ways in which neurosis became a contagious diagnosis in Sweden, attaining the status of a national malady.
Creating Shapes in Civil and Naval Architecture (History of Science and Medicine Library)

Creating Shapes in Civil and Naval Architecture (History of Science and Medicine Library) by Horst Nowacki
English | June 30, 2009 | ISBN: 9004173455 | 399 pages | PDF | 17 MB

The design, construction and verification of complex two- and three-dimensional shapes in architecture and ship geometry have always been a particularly demanding part of the art of engineering.