Isis 112 (2021), 1

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Taxonomy, Race Science, and Mexican Maize
Helen Anne Curry
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 1–21.;af=T

“The Sleeping Beauty of the Brain”: Memory, MIT, Montreal, and the Origins of Neuroscience
Yvan Prkachin
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 22–44.;af=T

The Giant Remains: Mesoamerican Natural History, Medicine, and Cycles of Empire
Mackenzie Cooley
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 45–67.;af=T

Mathematical Selves and the Shaping of Mathematical Modernism: Conflicting Epistemic Ideals in the Emergence of Enumerative Geometry (1864–1893)
Nicolas Michel
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 68–92.;af=T

Notes and Correspondence

Magnifying Grains of Sand, Seeds, and Blades of Grass: Optical Effects in Robert Grosseteste’s De iride (On the Rainbow) (circa 1228–1230)
Rebekah C. White, Giles E. M. Gasper, Tom C. B. McLeish, Brian K. Tanner, Joshua S. Harvey, Sigbjørn O. Sønnesyn, Laura K. Young, and Hannah E. Smithson
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 93–107.;af=T

Focus: Littorals

Knowing the Littoral: Perception and Representation of Terraqueous Spaces in a Global Perspective
Wilko Graf von Hardenberg
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 108–110.;af=T

Shallow Water at China’s Coast: Depicting Dangers on Early Modern Chinese Maps
Elke Papelitzky
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 111–121.;af=T

The Science of Shallow Waters: Connecting and Classifying the Early Modern Atlantic
Christopher L. Pastore
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 122–129.;af=T

Making a Stable Sea: The Littorals of Eighteenth-Century Europe and the Origins of a Spatial Concept
Wilko Graf von Hardenberg
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 130–140.;af=T

A River Is Not a Pendulum: Sediments of Science in the World of Tides
Debjani Bhattacharyya
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 141–149.;af=T

Reflections on the Knowledge of Shallow Waters
Marina Tolmacheva
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 150–153.;af=T

Letter to the Editor
Richard C. Carrier
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 154–155.;af=T

Essay Reviews

Science Shaping Modernity: Stephen Gaukroger’s Four-Volume Series Completed
H. Floris Cohen
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 156–163.;af=T

Water and Planetary History
Lino Camprubí
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 164–167.;af=T

Book Reviews


Margery Fee. Polar Bear.
Ann Norton Greene
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 168–169.;af=T

Peter G. Knight. Glacier: Nature and Culture.
Adrian Howkins
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 169–170.;af=T

Hilary A. Smith. Forgotten Disease: Illnesses Transformed in Chinese Medicine.
Eric I. Karchmer
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 170–171.;af=T

Anna Marie Roos. Goldfish.
Lijing Jiang
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 171–173.;af=T

Helena Ekerholm; Karl Grandin; Christer Nordlund; Patience A. Schell, eds. Understanding Field Science Institutions.; Michael J. Lannoo. This Land Is Your Land: The Story of Field Biology in America.
Georgina M. Montgomery
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 173–174.;af=T

Glen E. Rodgers. Traveling with the Atom: A Scientific Guide to Europe and Beyond.
Alan Rocke
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 175–176.;af=T

Eric Huntington. Creating the Universe: Depictions of the Cosmos in Himalayan Buddhism.
Lan A. Li
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 176–177.;af=T

Jobin M. Kanjirakkat; Gordon McOuat; Sundar Sarukkai, eds. Science and Narratives of Nature: East and West.
Dhruv Raina
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 177–179.;af=T


Esteban Law. Das Corpus Hermeticum—Wirkungsgeschichte: Transzendenz, Immanenz, Ethik.
Wouter J. Hanegraaff
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 179–180.;af=T

Alison M Roberts. Hathor’s Alchemy: The Ancient Egyptian Roots of the Hermetic Art.
Marco Beretta
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 181–181.;af=T

Middle Ages and Renaissance

Katelynn Robinson. The Sense of Smell in the Middle Ages: A Source of Certainty.
James McHugh
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 182–183.;af=T

Herbert L. Kessler; Richard G. Newhauser; Arthur J. Russell, eds. Optics, Ethics, and Art in the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries: Looking into Peter of Limoge’s “Moral Treatise on the Eye.”.
Danielle Jacquart
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 183–184.;af=T

Paolo Galluzzi; trans. by Jonathan Mandelbaum. The Italian Renaissance of Machines.
Mark Rosen
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 184–185.;af=T

Early Modern

Lydia Barnett. After the Flood: Imagining the Global Environment in Early Modern Europe.
David Sepkoski
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 186–187.;af=T

Jaime Marroquín Arredondo; Ralph Bauer, eds. Translating Nature: Cross-Cultural Histories of Early Modern Science.
Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 187–188.;af=T

Hanna Roman. The Language of Nature in Buffon’s “Histoire naturelle.”
Swann Paradis
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 189–190.;af=T


Joel Faflak, ed. Marking Time: Romanticism and Evolution.
Andrew Burkett
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 190–192.;af=T

Rohan Deb Roy. Malarial Subjects: Empire, Medicine, and Nonhumans in British India, 1820–1909.
Patricia Barton
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 192–193.;af=T

Peter H. Hoffenberg. A Science of Our Own: Exhibitions and the Rise of Australian Public Science.
James Dunk
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 193–194.;af=T

Gillen D’Arcy Wood. Land of Wondrous Cold: The Race to Discover Antarctica and Unlock the Secrets of Its Ice.
Vanessa Heggie
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 194–195.;af=T

Marilyn Fischer. Jane Addams’s Evolutionary Theorizing: Constructing “Democracy and Social Ethics.”.
Peder Anker
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 195–196.;af=T

Jan Surman. Universities in Imperial Austria, 1848–1918: A Social History of a Multilingual Space.
Wolfgang Göderle
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 197–198.;af=T

Vanessa Heggie. Higher and Colder: A History of Extreme Physiology and Exploration.
Andi Johnson
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 198–199.;af=T

Jan Peter Verhave. A Constant State of Emergency: Paul de Kruif: Microbe Hunter and Health Activist.
Daniel J. Wilson
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 200–201.;af=T

Daniela Finzi; Herman Westerink, eds. Dora, Hysteria, and Gender: Reconsidering Freud’s Case Study.
Shruti Kapila
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 201–202.;af=T

M. Norton Wise. Aesthetics, Industry, and Science: Hermann von Helmholtz and the Berlin Physical Society.
Angela N. H. Creager
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 202–203.;af=T

Michael D. Gordin. Einstein in Bohemia.
M. Norton Wise
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 203–204.;af=T

Peter J. Bowler. A History of the Future: Prophets of Progress from H. G. Wells to Isaac Asimov.
Mark B. Adams
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 205–206.;af=T

Paul-André Rosental. A Human Garden: French Policy and the Transatlantic Legacies of Eugenic Experimentation.
Alice L. Conklin
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 206–207.;af=T


Nadine Ehlers; Shiloh Krupar. Deadly Biocultures: The Ethics of Life-Making.
Nancy D. Campbell
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 208–209.;af=T

Robert Serber; introduction by Richard Rhodes. The Los Alamos Primer: The First Lectures on How to Build an Atomic Bomb.
Matthew Hersch
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 209–210.;af=T

Sabine Clarke. Science at the End of Empire: Experts and the Development of the British Caribbean, 1940–62.
Megan Raby
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 210–211.;af=T

Gerson S. Sher. From Pugwash to Putin: A Critical History of U.S.-Soviet Scientific Cooperation.
John Gregory Whitesides
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 212–213.;af=T

Mark Dennis Robinson. The Market in Mind: How Financialization Is Shaping Neuroscience, Translational Medicine, and Innovation in Biotechnology.
Lianne Habinek
Isis, Vol. 112, No. 1: 213–214.;af=T

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