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Isis 105 (2014), 2

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Margaret Rossiter
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Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2, June 2014
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676566>

Published by: The University of Chicago Press on behalf of The History of Science Society

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Articles

An Assemblage of Science and Home: The Gendered Lifestyle of Svante Arrhenius and Early Twentieth-Century Physical Chemistry
Staffan Bergwik
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 265–291.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676567>

“Being the World Eternal …”: The Age of the Earth in Renaissance Italy
Ivano Dal Prete
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 292–317.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676568>

Critiques and Contentions

Why Isn't Exploration a Science?
Vanessa Heggie
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 318–334.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676569>

Focus: Knowing the Ocean: A Role for the History of Science

Introduction
Helen M. Rozwadowski
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 335–337.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676570>

The Spaces In Between: Science, Ocean, Empire
Michael S. Reidy and Helen M. Rozwadowski
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 338–351.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676571>

Seeing the Oceans in the Shadow of Bergen Values
Jacob Darwin Hamblin
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 352–363.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676573>

In the Wake of Politics: The Political and Economic Construction of Fisheries Biology, 1860–1970
Jennifer Hubbard
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 364–378.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676572>

Scaling Up Our Vision
Naomi Oreskes
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 379–391.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676574>

News of the Profession

HSS 2013 Prize Citations
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 392–397.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677205>

Letter to the Editor
Gennady Gorelik
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 398–399.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676575>

In Reply
Jonardon Ganeri
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 399–400.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676587>

Letter to the Editor
H. Floris Cohen
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 401.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677658>

In Reply
Ofer Gal
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 401.
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Errata
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 402.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677204>

Essay Reviews

Digitizing Isaac Newton
Review: The Newton Project The Chymistry of Isaac Newton The Newton Project Canada by Robert Iliffe; William R. Newman; Stephen SnobelenReview by: Niccolò Guicciardini
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 403–409.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676577>

The Great Revolution in the Earth Sciences in the Mid-Twentieth Century
Review: The Continental Drift Controversy by Henry R. FrankelReview by: Tony Hallam
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 410–412.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676580>

Book Reviews General

Roger Cooter; Claudia Stein. Writing History in the Age of Biomedicine.
Review: Writing History in the Age of Biomedicine by Roger Cooter; Claudia SteinReview by: Warwick Anderson
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 413–414.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677980>

François Delaporte; Nils F. Schott. Figures of Medicine: Blood, Face Transplants, Parasites.
Review: Figures of Medicine: Blood, Face Transplants, Parasites by François Delaporte; Nils F. SchottReview by: Michael A. Osborne
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 414.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677981>

Graham Farmelo. Churchill's Bomb: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race.
Review: Churchill's Bomb: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race by Graham FarmeloReview by: Richard Moore
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 415.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677982>

Andrew F. Jones. Developmental Fairy Tales: Evolutionary Thinking and Modern Chinese Culture.
Review: Developmental Fairy Tales: Evolutionary Thinking and Modern Chinese Culture by Andrew F. JonesReview by: Grace Yen Shen
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 416.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677983>

Tobias Krüger; Ann M. Hentschel. Discovering the Ice Ages: International Reception and Consequences for a Historical Understanding of Climate.
Review: Discovering the Ice Ages: International Reception and Consequences for a Historical Understanding of Climate by Tobias Krüger; Ann M. HentschelReview by: Geir Hestmark
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 416–417.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677984>

Sharon M. Leon. An Image of God: The Catholic Struggle with Eugenics.
Review: An Image of God: The Catholic Struggle with Eugenics by Sharon M. LeonReview by: Ian Dowbiggin
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 417–418.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677985>

Peter Meusburger; Thomas Schuch, eds. Wissenschaftsatlas of Heidelberg University: Spatio-Temporal Relations of Academic Knowledge Production.
Review: Wissenschaftsatlas of Heidelberg University: Spatio-Temporal Relations of Academic Knowledge Production by Peter Meusburger; Thomas SchuchReview by: Gabriel Finkelstein
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 418–419.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677986>

Piers Mitchell, ed. Anatomical Dissection in Enlightenment England and Beyond: Autopsy, Pathology, and Display.
Review: Anatomical Dissection in Enlightenment England and Beyond: Autopsy, Pathology, and Display by Piers Mitchell
Review by: Elizabeth Stephens
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 419–420.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677987>

Andrés I. Prieto. Missionary Scientists: Jesuit Science in Spanish South America, 1570–1810.
Review: Missionary Scientists: Jesuit Science in Spanish South America, 1570–1810 by Andrés I. Prieto
Review by: Antonio Barrera-Osorio
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 420–421.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677988>

Lawrence M. Principe. The Secrets of Alchemy.
Review: The Secrets of Alchemy by Lawrence M. Principe
Review by: Marco Beretta
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 421–422.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677989>

Thomas K. Simpson. Newton, Maxwell, Marx: Spirit, Freedom, and the Scientific Vision.
Review: Newton, Maxwell, Marx: Spirit, Freedom, and the Scientific Vision by Thomas K. Simpson
Review by: Diane Greco Josefowicz
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 422–423.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677990>

William J. Turkel. Spark from the Deep: How Shocking Experiments with Strongly Electric Fish Powered Scientific Discovery.
Review: Spark from the Deep: How Shocking Experiments with Strongly Electric Fish Powered Scientific Discovery by William J. Turkel
Review by: Patricia Fara
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 423–424.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677991>

Alison Winter. Memory: Fragments of a Modern History.
Review: Memory: Fragments of a Modern History by Alison Winter
Review by: Jamie Cohen-Cole
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 424–425.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677992>

Book Reviews Middle Ages and Renaissance

Jacopo Aconcio; Paola Giacomoni; Giovanni Maria Fara; Renato Giacomelli; Omar Khalaf, eds. Trattato sulle fortificazioni.
Review: Trattato sulle fortificazioni by Jacopo Aconcio; Paola Giacomoni; Giovanni Maria Fara; Renato Giacomelli; Omar Khalaf
Review by: Simon Pepper
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 426.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677993>

Wendy Beth Hyman, ed. The Automaton in English Renaissance Literature.
Review: The Automaton in English Renaissance Literature by Wendy Beth Hyman
Review by: Koen Vermeir
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 426–427.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677994>

Sarah Blake McHam. Pliny and the Artistic Culture of the Italian Renaissance.
Review: Pliny and the Artistic Culture of the Italian Renaissance by Sarah Blake McHam
Review by: Pamela H. Smith
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 427–429.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677995>

Nicholas Popper. Walter Ralegh's History of the World and the Historical Culture of the Late Renaissance.
Review: Walter Ralegh's History of the World and the Historical Culture of the Late Renaissance by Nicholas Popper
Review by: Benjamin B. Olshin
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 429–430.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677996>

Alisha Rankin. Panaceia's Daughters: Noblewomen as Healers in Early Modern Germany.
Review: Panaceia's Daughters: Noblewomen as Healers in Early Modern Germany by Alisha Rankin
Review by: Ole Peter Grell
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 430–431.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677997>

Book Reviews Early Modern (Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries)

Massimo Bucciantini; Michele Camerota; Franco Giudice, eds. Il telescopio di Galileo: Una storia europea.
Review: Il telescopio di Galileo: Una storia europea by Massimo Bucciantini; Michele Camerota; Franco Giudice
Review by: Matteo Valleriani
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 431–432.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677998>

Sean Cocco. Watching Vesuvius: A History of Science and Culture in Early Modern Italy.
Review: Watching Vesuvius: A History of Science and Culture in Early Modern Italy by Sean Cocco
Review by: Maria Conforti
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 432–433.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677999>

Michael Friedman. Kant's Construction of Nature: A Reading of the Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science.
Review: Kant's Construction of Nature: A Reading of the Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science by Michael Friedman
Review by: David Hyder
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 433–435.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678000>

Ofer Gal; Raz Chen-Morris. Baroque Science.
Review: Baroque Science by Ofer Gal; Raz Chen-Morris
Review by: José Ramón Marcaida
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 435–436.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678001>

Daniel Garber; Sophie Roux, eds. The Mechanization of Natural Philosophy.
Review: The Mechanization of Natural Philosophy by Daniel Garber; Sophie Roux
Review by: Jane Jenkins
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 436–437.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678002>

Roger Hahn, ed. Correspondance de Pierre Simon Laplace (1749–1827).
Review: Correspondance de Pierre Simon Laplace (1749–1827) by Roger Hahn
Review by: Craig Fraser
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 437–438.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678003>

Eric Jorink; Ad Maas, eds. Newton and the Netherlands: How Isaac Newton Was Fashioned in the Dutch Republic.
Review: Newton and the Netherlands: How Isaac Newton Was Fashioned in the Dutch Republic by Eric Jorink; Ad Maas
Review by: Stephen Gaukroger
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 438–439.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678004>

Rhodri Lewis. William Petty on the Order of Nature: An Unpublished Manuscript Treatise.
Review: William Petty on the Order of Nature: An Unpublished Manuscript Treatise by Rhodri Lewis
Review by: Andrea Rusnock
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 439–440.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678005>

Alain Mothu. La pensée en cornue: Matérialisme, alchimie et saviors secrets à l'âge classique.
Review: La pensée en cornue: Matérialisme, alchimie et saviors secrets à l'âge classique by Alain Mothu
Review by: Luc Peterschmitt
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 440–441.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678006>

Janice Neri. The Insect and the Image: Visualizing Nature in Early Modern Europe, 1500–1700.
Review: The Insect and the Image: Visualizing Nature in Early Modern Europe, 1500–1700 by Janice Neri
Review by: Eric Jorink
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 441–442.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678007>

Anna Marie Roos. Web of Nature: Martin Lister (1639–1712), the First Arachnologist.
Review: Web of Nature: Martin Lister (1639–1712), the First Arachnologist by Anna Marie Roos
Review by: Mary Pickard Winsor
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 442–443.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678008>

Daniel Stolzenberg. Egyptian Oedipus: Athanasius Kircher and the Secrets of Antiquity.
Review: Egyptian Oedipus: Athanasius Kircher and the Secrets of Antiquity by Daniel Stolzenberg
Review by: Mark A. Waddell
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 443–444.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678009>

Klaas van Berkel. Isaac Beeckman on Matter and Motion: Mechanical Philosophy in the Making.
Review: Isaac Beeckman on Matter and Motion: Mechanical Philosophy in the Making by Klaas van Berkel
Review by: John A. Schuster
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 444–445.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678010>

Book Reviews Modern (Nineteenth Century to 1950)

David Arnold. Everyday Technology: Machines and the Making of India's Modernity.
Review: Everyday Technology: Machines and the Making of India's Modernity by David Arnold
Review by: Gyan Prakash
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 445–446.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678011>

Peter G. Ayres. Shaping Ecology: The Life of Arthur Tansley.
Review: Shaping Ecology: The Life of Arthur Tansley by Peter G. Ayres
Review by: Peder Anker
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 446–447.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678012>

On Barak. On Time: Technology and Temporality in Modern Egypt.
Review: On Time: Technology and Temporality in Modern Egypt by On Barak
Review by: David Arnold
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 447–448.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678013>

Alexander R. Bay. Beriberi in Modern Japan: The Making of a National Disease.
Review: Beriberi in Modern Japan: The Making of a National Disease by Alexander R. Bay
Review by: Sumiko Otsubo
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 448–449.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678014>

Barbara J. Becker. Unravelling Starlight: William and Margaret Huggins and the Rise of the New Astronomy.
Review: Unravelling Starlight: William and Margaret Huggins and the Rise of the New Astronomy by Barbara J. Becker
Review by: Jessica Ratcliff
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 449–450.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678015>

Peter J. Bowler. Darwin Deleted: Imagining a World without Darwin.
Review: Darwin Deleted: Imagining a World without Darwin by Peter J. Bowler
Review by: Piers J. Hale
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 450–451.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678016>

Adelene Buckland. Novel Science: Fiction and the Invention of Nineteenth-Century Geology.
Review: Novel Science: Fiction and the Invention of Nineteenth-Century Geology by Adelene Buckland
Review by: David Oldroyd
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 451–453.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678017>

Michael Hagner. Der Hauslehrer: Die Geschichte eines Kriminalfalls: Erziehung, Sexualität und Medien um 1900.
Review: Der Hauslehrer: Die Geschichte eines Kriminalfalls: Erziehung, Sexualität und Medien um 1900 by Michael Hagner
Review by: Lutz Sauerteig
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 453–454.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678018>

Dieter Hoffmann; Mark Walker; Ann M. Hentschel, eds. The German Physical Society in the Third Reich: Physicists between Autonomy and Accommodation.
Review: The German Physical Society in the Third Reich: Physicists between Autonomy and Accommodation by Dieter Hoffmann; Mark Walker; Ann M. Hentschel
Review by: Alexei Kojevnikov
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 454–455.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678019>

Christian Holtorf. Der erste Draht zur Neuen Welt: Die Verlegung des transatlantischen Telegrafenkabels.
Review: Der erste Draht zur Neuen Welt: Die Verlegung des transatlantischen Telegrafenkabels by Christian Holtorf
Review by: Simone Müller-Pohl
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 455–456.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678020>

Tong Lam. A Passion for Facts: Social Surveys and the Construction of the Chinese Nation-State, 1900–1949.
Review: A Passion for Facts: Social Surveys and the Construction of the Chinese Nation-State, 1900–1949 by Tong Lam
Review by: Howard Chiang
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 456–457.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678021>

Elaine McKinnon Riehm; Frances Hoffman. Turbulent Times in Mathematics: The Life of J. C. Fields and the History of the Fields Medal.
Review: Turbulent Times in Mathematics: The Life of J. C. Fields and the History of the Fields Medal by Elaine McKinnon Riehm; Frances Hoffman
Review by: Deborah Kent
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 457–458.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678022>

David G. Schuster. Neurasthenic Nation: America's Search for Health, Happiness, and Comfort, 1869–1920.
Review: Neurasthenic Nation: America's Search for Health, Happiness, and Comfort, 1869–1920 by David G. Schuster
Review by: Greg Eghigian
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 458–459.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678023>

Marli F. Weiner; Mazie Hough. Sex, Sickness, and Slavery: Illness in the Antebellum South.
Review: Sex, Sickness, and Slavery: Illness in the Antebellum South by Marli F. Weiner; Mazie Hough
Review by: Katherine Bankole-Medina
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 459–460.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678024>

Book Reviews Recent (1950–)

Finn Brunton. Spam: A Shadow History of the Internet.
Review: Spam: A Shadow History of the Internet by Finn Brunton
Review by: Janet Abbate
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 460–461.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678025>

Hannah Gay. The Silwood Circle: A History of Ecology and the Making of Scientific Careers in Late Twentieth-Century Britain.
Review: The Silwood Circle: A History of Ecology and the Making of Scientific Careers in Late Twentieth-Century Britain by Hannah Gay
Review by: Stephen Bocking
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 461–462.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678026>

Rolf-Jürgen Gleitsmann; Günther Oetzel. Fortschrittsfeinde im Atomzeitalter? Protest und Innovationsmanagement am Beispiel der frühen Kernenergiepläne der Bundesrepublik Deutschland.
Review: Fortschrittsfeinde im Atomzeitalter? Protest und Innovationsmanagement am Beispiel der frühen Kernenergiepläne der Bundesrepublik Deutschland by Rolf-Jürgen Gleitsmann; Günther Oetzel
Review by: Michael Schüring
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 462–463.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678027>

Sheldon Krimsky; Jeremy Gruber, eds. Genetic Explanations: Sense and Nonsense.
Review: Genetic Explanations: Sense and Nonsense by Sheldon Krimsky; Jeremy Gruber
Review by: Garland E. Allen
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 463–465.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678028>

Stefan Sperling. Reasons of Conscience: The Bioethics Debate in Germany.
Review: Reasons of Conscience: The Bioethics Debate in Germany by Stefan Sperling
Review by: Frank W. Stahnisch
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 465–466.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678029>

Marga Vicedo. The Nature and Nurture of Love: From Imprinting to Attachment in Cold War America.
Review: The Nature and Nurture of Love: From Imprinting to Attachment in Cold War America by Marga Vicedo
Review by: Frank van der Horst
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 466–467.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678030>

Chunjuan Nancy Wei; Darryl E. Brock, eds. Mr. Science and Chairman Mao's Cultural Revolution: Science and Technology in Modern China.
Review: Mr. Science and Chairman Mao's Cultural Revolution: Science and Technology in Modern China by Chunjuan Nancy Wei; Darryl E. Brock
Review by: Leon Antonio Rocha
Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 467–468.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/678031>

Notes on Contributors

Isis
Vol. 105, No. 2: 469–472.
<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/676579>

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