Social Change and Scientific Organization: The Royal Institution, 1799-1844

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Cornell University Press, 1978 - Great Britain - 224 pages

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Berman covers the founding of the Royal Institution up through most of Faraday's career. One major theme is a distinction between two modes of scientific or technical work. Faraday exemplifies this ... Read full review


Foundation of the Royal Institution
The Society of Husbandry in Albemarle Street
Industry and Empire competition for the control of science

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Morris Berman has held visiting professorships in the United States & abroad, most recently at Johns Hopkins University. He lives in Washington, D.C.

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