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Whipple Library

Department of History and Philosophy of Science

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New Books

The Whipple Library acquires on average over 500 books a year in hard copy and electronic format. This includes a mixture of new titles and older classics that meet the criteria set out in our Collection Development Policy.

A selection of recently catalogued titles is provided here. Click on the images for holdings and availability:

        Schwemin   Briefwechsel zwischen Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel und Johann Elert Bode          Cavallo and Storey   Conserving health in early modern culture.           Elliott and Richards   Exploring inductive risk

     Remaking the American patient   Tomes          Willis   Staging science         Paoletti and Orilia   Philosophical and scientific perspectives on downward causation         Charles Bell and the Anatomy of Reform    Carin Berkowitz.  

         Biographischer Index der Astronomie = Biographical Index of Astronomy    Wilhelm Brüggenthies, Wolfgang R. Dick.            Collecting the world   James Delbourgo             Big science transformed   Hallonsten


Cybernetic revolutionaries   Medina   Inside the lost museum   Steven LubarChildbirth and the display of authority in early modern France   McTavish    Innocent experiments   Onion


Intrapsychic humanism   Pieper  Fascist Pigs   SaraivaAbout method   Schickore    Helmholtz curves   Schmidgen



A Philosophy for the Science of Well Being   Alexandova (ebook)  A portable cosmos   Jones (ebook)

   Collins   Gravity's Kiss    Grigson   Menagerie    Laqueur   The Work of the Dead

Franklin   What Makes a Good Experiment   Schonebaum   Novel Medicine   Siskin   System   Soler   Science as it Could Have Been

 Zeheter   Epidemics Empire Environments   Raphael   Reading Galileo   Shickore   About Method