Roy M. MacLeod
Publisher: Routledge; First Edition edition (April 28, 1996)
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This e-book contains 9 essays, chosen from Roy MacLeod's paintings at the social background of Victorian technological know-how, and is anxious with the research of technology as a accountability and chance for 19th-century statecraft. It illuminates the origins of environmental legislation, the production of medical inspectorates, the reform of clinical associations, and the organization of presidency with the patronage and help of basic study. particularly, it explores a number of of the ways that British scientists turned 'statesmen in disguise', negotiating pursuits objectives by way of organization with the pursuits of the country as 'provider' and agent of potency in schooling and within the program of study.