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SSK, Constructivism, and the Paradoxical Legacy Of Polanyi and the 1930s Generation

Mary Jo Nye

in Michael Polanyi and His Generation: Origins of the Social Construction of Science

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226610634
eISBN:
9780226610658
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226610658.003.0010
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter focuses on David Edge, who, among the three founding generations in the social epistemology of science, was a member of the transitional second generation in Great Britain. Edge helped ... More


This Violent Empire: The Birth of an American National Identity

Carroll Smith-Rosenberg

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832967
eISBN:
9781469600390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807832967.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This book traces the origins of American violence, racism, and paranoia to the founding moments of the new nation and the initial instability of Americans' national sense of self. Fusing cultural and ... More


Declaring Independence: William Hooper, Joseph Hewes, and John Penn

Jeff Broadwater

in North Carolina's Revolutionary Founders

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651200
eISBN:
9781469651224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651200.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter profiles the three North Carolina signers of the Declaration of Independence: William Hooper, Joseph Hewes, and John Penn. In doing so, it demythologizes their status as signers of the ... More


Hamilton and Washington at War and a Vision for Federal Power

Elizabeth B. Wydra

in Hamilton and the Law: Reading Today's Most Contentious Legal Issues through the Hit Musical

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752216
eISBN:
9781501752230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752216.003.0008
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter addresses how, as Lin Manuel Miranda's Hamilton: An American Musical accurately portrays, much of the force behind the constitutional system of government came from advocates of strong ... More


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