Critical Issues in the History of Canadian Science, Technology and Medicine/ Problemes Cruciaux de l'histoire de la science, de la technologie et de la medecine au Canada


JARRELL, Richard A., and Arnold E. ROOS (eds.). Critical Issues in the History of Canadian Science, Technology and Medicine / Problèmes Cruciaux de l'histoire de la science, de la technologie et de la medecine au Canada. Second Conference on the History of Canadian Science, Technology and Medicine /Deuxième conférence de I'histoire de la science, de la technologie et de l a médecine au Canada, Kingston, Ontario, 1981. Thornhill & Ottawa : HSTC Publications, (1983). Pp (4),v-xxvi,(2),3-262,(2). 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Of special local interest : Nineteenth CenturyLighthouse Technology (by Judith Tulloch, pp 47-58, dealing with early Can adian lighthouses in Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, but mostly the one at Cape Spear); Interpretation in Science and Technology Museums: the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Park, a Case Study (by R. RichardLindo, pp 255-260). Contents : Foreword / Préface (by C.E.S. Franks). pref ace/Avant-Propos (by R.A. Jarrell and A.E. Roos). I. Scientific Institutions in Canadian History / Les institutions scientifiques dans l'histoire canadienne. Aspects of Science and Technology at McMaster University with Special Reference to Chemistry and Physics, 1939-1959 (by C.M. Johnston); Le développement du marché de la physique au Canada: 1879-1928 (par Yves Gingras); The Social Functions of the Scientific Society in Nineteenth-Century Canada (by Richard A. Jarrell). II. New Directions in Canadian Transportation History / Nouvelles orientations dans l'histoire des transports canadiens. Nineteenth Century Lighthouse Technolosy (by Judith Tulloch, pp 47-58); Les animaux de trait en Nouvelle-France (par Jean-Claude Parent); The Relationship between Transportation and Water Power on the Lachine Canal in the Nineteenth Century (by Larry McNalty). III. Challenges to Public Health in Canada / La santé publique et ses défis. Science, Tecnnoiogy and 100 Years of Canadian Quarantine (by Geoffrey Bilson); Autour du Journal de Médecine de Québec/Quebec Medical Journal (1826-1827): Le programme scientifique et programme de médicalisation (par Othmar Keel et Peter Keating); Epidemics and the Environment: The Early Development of Public Health Activity in Toronto,1832-1872 (by Heather MacDougall). IV. The Selling of Science to Canadians / La defense et la diffusion de la science et de la technologie au Canada. The University of Toronto and Industrial Research in the Early Twentieth C entury (by Philip C. Enros); Canada on Display: Towards a National Museum, 1881-1911 (by W.A. Waiser); 'The Scientific Training of Mothers': The Campaign for Domestic Science in Ontario Schools, 1890-1913 (by Diana Pedersen).V. Technology in an Urban Setting / La technologie en milieu urbain. The L ocation of Manufacturing Enterprises: the Case of Hamilton's Attraction of Foundries, 1830-1890 (by John C Weaver); The Influence of Street Railways upon City Street Engineering: The Toronto Experience, 1860-l890 (by Thomas F. Mcllwraith); A Study of the Relationship between Boyd Brothers Concrete Block Manufacturing Company and its Setting, the Village of Osgoode, Ontario(by Ann Gillespie). VI. The Interpretation of Science and Technology in Mu seums/Les Programmes d'animation et d'information dans les musées de science et de technologie : Science and Technology: Its Interpretation at the Saskatchewan western Development Museums (by Warren A. CJubb); Interpretation in Science and Technology Museums: the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Park, a Case Study (by R. Richard Lindo, pp 255-260). Very good. 40.00

Title: Critical Issues in the History of Canadian Science, Technology and Medicine/ Problemes Cruciaux de l'histoire de la science, de la technologie et de la medecine au Canada

Author Name: JARRELL, Richard A., and Arnold E. ROOS (eds.) TULLOCH, Judith ROOS, Arnold E. McNALTY, Larry

Categories: 888,

Publisher: HSTC Publications, Thornhill & Ottawa, 1983, ISBN:0969047517:

Seller ID: 110256

Keywords: SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY CANADIAN MEDICAL HISTORY MEDHIST MEDICINE CANADA NAUTICAL LIGHTHOUSE CAPE SPEAR NEWFOUNDLAND NOVA SCOTIA NEW BRUNSWICK,