A History of Immunology
This is a professional-level intellectual history of the development of immunology from about 1720 to about 1970. Beginning with the work and insights of the early immunologists in the 18th century, Silverstein traces the development of the major ideas which have formed immunology down to the maturation of the discipline in the decade following the Second World War. Emphasis is placed on the philosophic and sociologic climate of the scientific milieu in which immunology has developed, providing a background to the broad culture of the discipline.
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Determinants and Consequences of an Epic NineteenthCentury Battle
Chapter 4 Theories of Antibody Formation
Chapter 5 The Concept of Immunological Specificity
Chapter 6 Immunological Specificity Continued
The Concept of Autoimmunity
The Incommensurable Languages of Immunological Dispute
The Price of Immunity
Chapter 10 Antiantibodies and Antiidiotype Immunoregulation 18991904
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