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1Title:  The "creed of science" in Victorian England   
 Creator:  MacLeod, Roy M. 
 Publication:  Ashgate, Burlington, Vt, [c2000] 
 Extent:  xxiv, [318] p. : port. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- England -- History -- 19th century

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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2Title:  The X Club: power and authority in Victorian science   
 Creator:  Barton, Ruth, 1945- 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (pages 471-569) and index. In 1864, amid headline-grabbing heresy trials, members of the British Association for the Advancement of Science were asked to sign a declaration affirming that science and scripture were in agreement. Many criticized the new test of orthodoxy; nine decided that collaborative action was required. The X Club tells their story. These six ambitious professionals and three wealthy amateurs--J.D. Hooker, T.H. Huxley, John Tyndall, John Lubbock, William Spottiswoode, Edward Frankland, George Busk, T.A. Hirst, and Herbert Spencer--wanted to guide the development of science and public opinion on issues where science impinged on daily life, religious belief, and politics. They formed a private dining club, which they named the X Club, to discuss and further their plans. As Ruth Barton shows, they had a clear objective: they wanted to promote "scientific habits of mind," which they sought to do through lectures, journalism, and science education. They devoted enormous effort to the expansion of science education, with real, but mixed, success. For twenty years, the X Club was the most powerful network in Victorian science--the men succeeded each other in the presidency of the Royal Society for a dozen years. Barton's group biography traces the roots of their success and the lasting effects of their championing of science against those who attempted to limit or control it, along the way shedding light on the social organization of science, the interactions of science and the state, and the places of science and scientific men in elite culture in the Victorian era. 
 Extent:  xii, 604 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm 
 Subjects:  X Club (London, England) | Science clubs -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century | Science -- England -- History -- 19th century | London (England) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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3Title:  Public science and public policy in Victorian England   
 Creator:  MacLeod, Roy M. 
 Publication:  Variorum, Aldershot, Great Britain, Brookfield, Vt., USA, 1996. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  1 v. (various pagings) : ill., maps ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- England -- History -- 19th century | Science and state -- England -- History -- 19th century | Science -- Social aspects -- England -- History -- 19th century | Great Britain -- History -- 19th century | Science Policies Of Government History | Great Britain

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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4Title:  The history and bibliography of science in England: the first phase, 1833-1845: to which is added a reprint of A catalogue of scientific manuscripts in the possession of J.O. Halliwell   
 Creator:  Munby, A. N. L. (Alan Noel Latimer), 1913-1974 | Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O. (James Orchard), 1820-1889 
 Publication:  School of Librarianship, University of California, Berkeley, 1968. 
 Notes:  "Lecture ... delivered in Los Angeles on March 29 and in Berkeley on April 4, 1948." "A catalogue of scientific manuscripts in the possession of J.O. Halliwell, Esq.": p. 33-41. Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 31-32). 
 Extent:  41 p. 27 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- England -- History -- 19th century | Science -- Manuscripts -- Catalogs | Manuscripts, English -- Catalogs | Bibliography, National -- history -- England -- Bibliography | Bibliography, National -- history -- England -- Catalogs | Manuscripts -- England -- Bibliography | Manuscripts -- England -- Catalogs | Science -- History -- England -- Bibliography | Science -- History -- England -- Catalogs

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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5Title:  Public science and public policy in Victorian England   
 Creator:  MacLeod, Roy M. 
 Publication:  Variorum, Brookfield, Vt., USA, 1996. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  xvi, [325] p. : front. (port.), illus., maps, tables ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- England -- History -- 19th century | Science and state -- England -- History -- 19th century | Science -- Social aspects -- England -- History -- 19th century | Science -- Great Britain -- History | Science -- Social aspects -- Great Britain | Science and state -- Great Britain | Great Britain -- History -- 19th century

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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