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Liberalism and the Economic Foundations of the “Republic of Science”

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/9780226610658.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter focuses mainly on economic discussions from the 1910s through the 1940s, particularly as addressed by Michael and Karl Polanyi, and on how economic views played a crucial role in the way ... More


Feverish Bodies, Enlightened Minds: Science and the Yellow Fever Controversy in the Early American Republic

Thomas Apel

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804797405
eISBN:
9780804799638
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804797405.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

From 1793-1805, yellow fever devastated American port cities, killing thousands and prompting a desperate search for its cause. The question of the fever’s origin divided disease investigators into ... More


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