By Christopher Beauchamp
By Ethem Alpaydin
By Joseph M. Gabriel
Drawing on a wealth of formerly unused archival fabric, Medical Monopoly combines felony, scientific, and enterprise background to provide a sweeping new interpretation of the origins of the complicated and infrequently troubling dating among the pharmaceutical and scientific perform this day. Joseph M. Gabriel offers the 1st exact background of patent and trademark legislation because it pertains to the nineteenth-century pharmaceutical in addition to a special interpretation of clinical ethics, healing reform, and the efforts to manage the industry in prescribed drugs prior to international conflict I. His ebook may be of curiosity not just to historians of medication and technology and highbrow estate students but in addition to somebody following modern debates concerning the pharmaceutical undefined, the patenting of medical discoveries, and the function of ads within the marketplace.
By Sue Colledge,James Conolly
By Matthew Wisnioski
By A. M. "Tex" Johnston
By L.U. Salkield
By Guillaume P. de Syon
The final centuries have noticeable extraordinary swap within the daily lives of Europeans. From the Napoleonic Wars to the tip of the chilly warfare, from the economic Revolution to the pc Revolution, a lot of those alterations have been significantly stimulated by means of the clinical and technological advances that came about in the course of that interval. This quantity within the Daily existence via History sequence examines how technology and know-how impacted the standard lifetime of glossy Europeans in all facets from in their lives.
Science and expertise in smooth ecu Life indicates how technological know-how and know-how encouraged each element of lifestyle:
• Transportation: From horse and carriage to the iron horse (the locomotive) and the horseless carriage
• conversation: the growth of mass tradition from the arrival of the newspaper and the image postcard to the improvement of the web
• struggle and Imperialism: How eu expertise enabled the colonization of a lot of the remainder of the realm, and the way the alterations in conflict expertise without end altered how battle is performed
• the house: the nice adjustments of loved ones know-how, and the way those adjustments altered the connection among males and women
By Dr. Bobby D. Weaver PhD
The early a long time of the 20 th century witnessed the improvement of an oilfield tradition, as those employees outlined and solidified their place in the region’s social textile. over the years, the workforce grew extra professionalized, and technological switch attracted a unique kind of laborer.
Bobby D. Weaver grew up and labored within the oil patch. Now, drawing on oral histories supplemented and proven by means of different study, he tells the colourful tales of the staff who really introduced oil wealth to Texas. Drillers, shooters, toolies, pipeliners, teamsters, roustabouts, tank developers, roughnecks . . . each one of them performed a job within the frenzied, hard-driving way of life of the boomtowns that sprouted in a single day in organization with each one significant oil discovery.
Weaver tracks the variations among corporation staff and agreement employees. He info the paintings itself and the ethos that surrounds it. He highlights the similarities and changes from one box to a different and lines altering points of the paintings over the years. exceptionally, Oilfield Trash captures the original voices of the laboring those who labored lengthy, difficult hours, frequently risking existence and limb to maintain the drilling rigs “turning to the right.”
By Jill H. Casid
Theorizing imaginative and prescient and tool on the intersections of the histories of psychoanalysis, media, clinical technique, and colonization, Scenes of Projection poaches the prized tools on the middle of the so-called medical revolution: the projecting telescope, digital camera obscura, magic lantern, sun microscope, and prism. From the beginnings of what's retrospectively enshrined because the origins of the Enlightenment and within the wake of colonization, the scene of projection has functioned as a contraption for making a fable topic of discarnate imaginative and prescient for the workout of “reason.”
Jill H. Casid demonstrates throughout a variety of websites that the scene of projection is neither a static diagram of energy nor a set structure yet fairly a pedagogical setup that operates as an influencing computer of chronic education. considering with queer and feminist artwork tasks that absorb outdated units for casting a picture to reorient this gear of strength that produces its topic, Scenes of Projection bargains a collection of theses at the probabilities for felt embodiment out of the broken and hard pasts that hang-out our present.