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Science Studies Dissertation Reviews: New reviews online

Date Posted: 04/26/2012

Dear colleagues,

The following reviews have been posted on Science Studies Dissertation

- DANIEL ROOD, "Plantation Technocrats: A Social History of Knowledge in
the Slaveholding Atlantic World", reviewed by David Singerman

- JEFFREY SKOPEK, "Shaping Science with the Past: Textbooks, History,
and the
Disciplining of Genetics", reviewed by Joy Rankin

- JENNIFER TAPPAN, "'A Healthy Child Comes from a Healthy Mother':
Mwanamugimu and Nutritional Science in Uganda, 1935-1973", by Ruth Prince

Coming up:

- EMILY WINTERBURN, "The Herschels: A Scientific Family in Training", by
Barbara Becker

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To contribute a review, or to have your dissertation reviewed, please

With best wishes,

Leon Rocha (University of Cambridge)
Tom Mullaney (Stanford University)

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