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Anthropologists without Qualities

Marc Flandreau

in Anthropologists in the Stock Exchange: A Financial History of Victorian Science

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226360300
eISBN:
9780226360584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360584.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter provides an alternative narrative to the rise and fall of the Anthropological Society. It suggests interpreting it as a “geographical secession”, i.e. a secession from the all powerful ... More


Organizing Science

Ruth Barton

in The X Club: Power and Authority in Victorian Science

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226551616
eISBN:
9780226551753
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226551753.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Through examination of the activities of the X-men within scientific societies this chapter reveals much about the mundane operation of scientific societies, their characteristic organisational ... More


Subject Races

Marc Flandreau

in Anthropologists in the Stock Exchange: A Financial History of Victorian Science

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226360300
eISBN:
9780226360584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360584.003.0012
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

The chapter describes the simultaneous coming of age of a bi-partisan learned society (the Anthropological Institute) and of a bi-partisan bondholder protection body (the Corporation of Foreign ... More


Postwar Blood Grouping 2: Arthur Mourant’s National and International Networks

Jenny Bangham

in Blood Relations: Transfusion and the Making of Human Genetics

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226739977
eISBN:
9780226740171
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226740171.003.0008
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The Lister Institute also housed the Medical Research Council's Blood Group Reference Laboratory, directed by Arthur Mourant. It carried out routine testing of puzzling blood samples, and distributed ... More


Entanglement

J. S. Weiner and Chris Stringer

in The Piltdown Forgery: Fiftieth Anniversary edition, with a new Introduction and Afterword by Chris Stringer

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198607809
eISBN:
9780191916755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198607809.003.0017
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

To Professor Teilhard de Chardin the idea that either Dawson or Woodward was in any way wittingly implicated in this business is completely unthinkable. He holds both of these men in the greatest ... More


The Question of Complicity

J. S. Weiner and Chris Stringer

in The Piltdown Forgery: Fiftieth Anniversary edition, with a new Introduction and Afterword by Chris Stringer

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198607809
eISBN:
9780191916755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198607809.003.0020
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

In 1908 (as far as we can ascertain), long before he went to see his ‘old friend’ the Keeper of Geology at South Kensington, some time before he met Teilhard de Chardin, Dawson had in his hands the ... More


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