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First published in 1938 as vol 4, Pt 2 of Osiris: studies on the history and philosophy of science, and on the history of learning and culture.

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Pagination279p.
Number of Pages279
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Thesis. The Merton thesis has two separate parts: firstly, it presents a theory that science changes due to an accumulation of observations and improvement in experimental technique and methodology; secondly, it puts forward the argument that the popularity of science in England in the 17th century, and the religious demography of the Royal Society (English scientists of that . Science, Technology and Society in Seventeenth-Century England Paperback – January 1, See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback, $ $ $ Price: $ Science, Technology & Society in Seventeenth Century England book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. With a new introduction 4/5. Science, technology & society in seventeenth century England Professor progress projectiles Protestant ethic Protestantism Puritan rationalism reason religion religious Robert Boyle Royal Society science and technology scientific development scientific interests scientific research scientists technology & society in seventeenth century.

Science, Technology and Society in Seventeenth-Century England | Robert K. Merton | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Merton, Robert King, Science, technology & society in seventeenth century England.   Science, technology & society in seventeenth century England Item Preview Science, technology & society in seventeenth century England by Merton, Robert King, Publication date Topics Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : in Seventeenth Century England Never before published in book form, Robert K. Merton's classic study of the social, cultural and economic forces involved in the rise of modern science and technology centers on the interplay of values, beliefs and social organization which underlay the marked expansion of science in seventeenth century England.

Science, Technology & Society in Seventeenth-Century England 作者: Robert K. Merton 出版社: Howard Fertig 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: Author: Robert K. Merton. SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY: MERTON THESIS seventeenth-century England, indeed, to be precise, about certain specific devel- opments of scientific dynamics in England in the seventeenth century after the Restoration. It is no simple matter to understand how some historians have con-. Book Review: Science, Technology and Society in Seventeenth-Century England, by Robert K. MertonAuthor: Grant McColley.   Linda Levy Peck is Columbian Professor of History at the George Washington University. She has published extensively on politics, society, and culture in seventeenth-century England. She is the author of Court Patronage and Corruption in Early Stuart England () and the editor of The Mental World of the Jacobean Court ().