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in Interacting with Print: Elements of Reading in the Era of Print Saturation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226469140
eISBN:
9780226469287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226469287.003.0015
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapter captures the types of interactions that individuals have historically undertaken with paper. The question here is not what paper did to people, but the other way around: what did people ... More


Modeling the Church

Catherine R. Osborne

in American Catholics and the Church of Tomorrow: Building Churches for the Future, 1925-1975

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226561028
eISBN:
9780226561165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226561165.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter argues that modernist architects engaged in a substantial theological argument about the nature and purpose of the Church, one that unfolded in large part through visual means. They ... More


Introduction

Steven Davidoff Solomon and Randall Stuart Thomas (eds)

in The Corporate Contract in Changing Times: Is the Law Keeping Up?

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226599403
eISBN:
9780226599540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226599540.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This book was inspired by a conference held on April 14 and 15, 2016 also titled "The Corporate Contact in Changing Times: Is the Law Keeping Up?". This book is a collection of the papers presented ... More


Collecting Recipes Step-by-Step

Elaine Leong

in Recipes and Everyday Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and the Household in Early Modern England

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226583495
eISBN:
9780226583525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226583525.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter explores how early modern men and women assessed recipe knowledge and tried and tested cures. It contends that contemporary men and women evaluated potential know-how through multiple ... More


Recipe Trials in the Early Modern Household

Elaine Leong

in Recipes and Everyday Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and the Household in Early Modern England

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226583495
eISBN:
9780226583525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226583525.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Opening with Sir Edward Dering’s busy summer of trying and testing drugs, this chapter explores recipe trials. Building on the arguments presented in earlier chapters, this chapter argues that the ... More


Writing the Family Archive: Recipes and the Paperwork of Kinship

Elaine Leong

in Recipes and Everyday Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and the Household in Early Modern England

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226583495
eISBN:
9780226583525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226583525.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter explores the multitude of ways householders used collecting recipes and creating recipe collections to construct and write their own family histories. It argues that gathering recipes ... More


Biophysics in Berlin: The Delbrück Club

Phillip R. Sloan

in Creating a Physical Biology: The Three-Man Paper and Early Molecular Biology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226767826
eISBN:
9780226762777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226762777.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter illuminates the origins of the discussions in the Three-Man Paper (3MP), the nature of the personnel involved, or the reasons why genetics was the focus of these discussions. It details ... More


“The Paper Age”

Mary Poovey (ed.)

in Genres of the Credit Economy: Mediating Value in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Britain

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226675329
eISBN:
9780226675213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226675213.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This interchapter, which provides a transition from the eighteenth-century materials to their nineteenth-century counterparts, discusses the dramatic increases in the volume of bank paper and book ... More


Steam-Powered Knowledge: William Chambers and the Business of Publishing, 1820-1860

Aileen Fyfe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226276519
eISBN:
9780226276540
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226276540.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

In early nineteenth-century Britain, print was not novel—Gutenberg's printing press had been around for nearly four centuries—but printed matter was still a rare and relatively expensive luxury. All ... More


The Journals Revolt

in Science for Sale: The Perils, Rewards, and Delusions of Campus Capitalism

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226306254
eISBN:
9780226306261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226306261.003.0014
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

This chapter discusses the actions taken by medical journals to address the issue of fraudulent research papers by individual scientists. Many journals have strengthened their peer-review and ... More


Single-Product Loyalty Rebates: Is a Large Gap Narrowing?

Daniel J. Gifford and Robert T. Kudrle

in The Atlantic Divide in Antitrust: An Examination of US and EU Competition Policy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226176109
eISBN:
9780226176246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226176246.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter identifies divergent approaches to the evaluation of loyalty discounts followed in the United States and the European Union. It tracks the evolving approach of the U.S. courts to loyalty ... More


A Theory of Representation

Jean-François Kervégan

in The Actual and the Rational: Hegel and Objective Spirit

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226023809
eISBN:
9780226023946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226023946.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter sheds light on Hegel's theory of political representation, which is not based on the notion of individual vote, but starts from the principle of the necessary representation of the ... More


Psychoanalytic Graphology

Juliet Fleming

in Cultural Graphology: Writing After Derrida

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226390420
eISBN:
9780226390567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226390567.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Derrida insisted on the importance of Melanie Klein to the work of cultural graphology. For it is the circumstanced temporality of writing, which includes human affect and the sexual impulses that ... More


The Consensus That Changed the Paleobiological World

Arnold I. Miller

in The Paleobiological Revolution: Essays on the Growth of Modern Paleontology

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226748610
eISBN:
9780226748597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226748597.003.0019
Subject:
Biology, Paleontology

This chapter presents an historical analysis of the publication and reception of the famous “Consensus Paper Radical” in 1981, in which five competing interpretations of global marine diversity were ... More


What Is a Scientific Paper?

Alex Csiszar

in The Scientific Journal: Authorship and the Politics of Knowledge in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226553238
eISBN:
9780226553375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226553375.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

As savants began to view the publications of scientific societies and academies as a subset of a larger class of scientific journals, some began laboring to define the bounds of what was fast ... More


Creating a Physical Biology: The Three-Man Paper and Early Molecular Biology

Phillip R. Sloan and Brandon Fogel (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226767826
eISBN:
9780226762777
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226762777.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

In 1935 geneticist Nikolai Timoféeff-Ressovsky, radiation physicist Karl G. Zimmer, and quantum physicist Max Delbrück published “On the Nature of Gene Mutation and Gene Structure,” known ... More


Knives Out: Thinking On, With, Through, and Against Paper in the Mid–1660s

Matthew C. Hunter

in Wicked Intelligence: Visual Art and the Science of Experiment in Restoration London

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226017297
eISBN:
9780226017327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226017327.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter focuses upon a single artifact: the paper model of Richard Towneley’s telescopic micrometer that Robert Hooke fashioned in the fall of 1667. Cut, pasted, patched and apparently wounded, ... More


The Elusive Sovereign

Jeffrey Sklansky

in Sovereign of the Market: The Money Question in Early America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226480336
eISBN:
9780226480473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226480473.003.0001
Subject:
History, Environmental History

The introduction sets up the study historically, historiographically, theoretically, and methodologically before offering a chapter-by-chapter overview. Historically, the origins of the money ... More


Conclusion to Part III

Kristine C. Harper

in Make It Rain: State Control of the Atmosphere in Twentieth-Century America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226437231
eISBN:
9780226437378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226437378.003.0010
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The conclusion to Part III discusses why state weather control slid as quickly to a stop in the 1970s as it had started its upward trajectory in the late 1940s. On the domestic side, the US ... More


Closing Arguments

Harry Collins

in Gravity's Ghost and Big Dog: Scientific Discovery and Social Analysis in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226052298
eISBN:
9780226052328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226052328.003.0015
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The debate about how to present Big Dog in a publication draws toward its end.


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