Research and Publications

History of Science faculty and associated faculty regularly publish on topics of scolarly interest in the areas of science, technology, and medicine.

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Drawing Blood: Technology and Disease Identity in Twentieth-Century America by Keith A. Wailoo
By: Keith A. Wailoo

In Drawing Blood, medical historian Keith Wailoo uses the story of blood diseases to explain how physicians in this century wielded medical technology to define disease, carve out medical specialties, and shape political agendas.

Defenders of the Text: The Traditions of Scholarship in an Age of Science, 1450-1800 by Anthony Grafton
By: Anthony Grafton

Anthony Grafton is erudite and elegant in the style of the best historical writers who make the past come alive for the reader.

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