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1Title:  Production of knowledge and the dignity of science / editor, Antoni Kukliński.   
 Creator:  Kukliński, Antoni. 
 Publication:  Warsaw, Poland : Ofcyna Wydawnicza "Rewasz", [1996], ©1996.  
 Extent:  310 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science | Knowledge | Public Policy | Europe, Central | Europe, Eastern

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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2Title:  Mapping Israel, mapping Palestine: how occupied landscapes shape scientific knowledge   
 Creator:  Bier, Jess, 1980- 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-291) and index. Maps are widely believed to be objective, and data-rich computer-made maps are iconic examples of digital knowledge. It is often claimed that digital maps, and rational boundaries, can solve political conflict. But Jess Bier challenges the view that digital maps are universal and value-free. She examines the ways that maps are made in Palestine and Israel to show how social and political landscapes shape the practice of science and technology. How can two scientific cartographers look at the same geographic feature and see fundamentally different things? In part, Bier argues, because knowledge about the Israeli military occupation is shaped by the occupation itself. Ongoing injustices--including checkpoints, roadblocks, and summary arrests--mean that Palestinian and Israeli cartographers have different experiences of the landscape. Palestinian forms of empirical knowledge, including maps, continue to be discounted. Bier examines three representative cases of population, governance, and urban maps. She analyzes Israeli population maps from 1967 to 1995, when Palestinian areas were left blank; Palestinian state maps of the late 1990s and early 2000s, which were influenced by Israeli raids on Palestinian offices and the legacy of British colonial maps; and urban maps after the Second Intifada, which show how segregated observers produce dramatically different maps of the same area. The geographic production of knowledge, including what and who are considered scientifically legitimate, can change across space and time. 
 Extent:  xii, 316 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Cartography -- Political aspects -- Israel | Cartography -- Political aspects -- West Bank | Cartography -- Political aspects -- Gaza Strip | Land settlement -- West Bank -- Maps | National security -- Israel -- Maps | Arab-Israeli conflict -- Influence | Map reading | Arab-Israeli conflict Influence | Land settlement | Map reading | National security | Gaza Strip | Israel | West Bank | Maps | Maps

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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3Title:  The new production of knowledge : the dynamics of science and research in contemporary societies / Michael Gibbons [and others].   
 Creator:  Gibbons, Michael, 1939- 
 Publication:  London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 1994.  
 Extent:  ix, 179 pages ; 23 cm 
 Subjects:  Science and state | Technology and state | Science - sociology | Knowledge | Research

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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4Title:  Science in the age of Baroque   
 Creator:  Gal, Ofer | Chen-Morris, Raz 
 Publication:  Springer, Dordrecht, New York, c2013. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 
 Extent:  vi, 313 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- Europe -- History -- 17th century | Science -- Philosophy -- History -- 17th century | Civilization, Baroque | Europe -- Intellectual life -- 17th century

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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5Title:  The culture of diagram   
 Creator:  Bender, John B. | Marrinan, Michael. 
 Publication:  Stanford University Press, Stanford, Calif, 2010. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-248) and index. The Culture of Diagram is about visual thinking. Exploring a terrain where words meet pictures and formulas meet figures, the book foregrounds diagrams as tools for blurring those boundaries to focus on the production of knowledge as process.-publisher description. 
 Extent:  265 p., 8 p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm 
 Subjects:  Visualization | Visual perception | Art and science | Art, Modern -- History | Scientific literature -- History | Encyclopédie | Diderot, Denis, -- 1713-1784

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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6Title:  Archives, documentation, and institutions of social memory: essays from the Sawyer Seminar   
 Creator:  Blouin, Francis X. | Rosenberg, William G. | Sawyer Seminar 
 Publication:  University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, c2006. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  ix, 502 p. : ill. ; 29 cm. 
 Subjects:  Archives | Documentation | Memory -- Social aspects

 
Collection:  Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 
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8Title:  The economics of knowledge production : funding and the structure of university research / Aldo Geuna.   
 Creator:  Geuna, Aldo, 1965- 
 Publication:  Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, Mass. : E. Elgar Pub., [1999], ©1999.  
 Extent:  xix, 205 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Research | Science | Universities | Public Policy | Europe

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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9Title:  Childbirth and authoritative knowledge: cross-cultural perspectives   
 Creator:  Davis-Floyd, Robbie. | Sargent, Carolyn Fishel, 1947- 
 Publication:  University of California Press, Berkeley, c1997. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  xii, 510 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birth customs | Childbirth -- Cross-cultural studies | Knowledge, Sociology of | Anthropology, Cultural | Delivery | Labor | Social Environment

 
Collection:  College of Physicians of Philadelphia 
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10Title:  Childbirth and authoritative knowledge: cross-cultural perspectives   
 Creator:  Davis-Floyd, Robbie. | Sargent, Carolyn Fishel, 1947- 
 Publication:  University of California Press, Berkeley, c1997. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  xii, 510 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Pregnancy ethnology | Labor ethnology | Knowledge | Birth customs | Childbirth -- Cross-cultural studies | Knowledge, Sociology of

 
Collection:  NY Academy of Medicine 
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11Title:  Co-production of scientific knowledge : research collaboration between countries, universities and individuals / Göran Melin.   
 Creator:  Melin, Göran. 
 Publication:  Umeå : Umeå University, 1997.  
 Extent:  1 volume (various pagings) ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Research - Management

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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12Title:  On the historical forms of knowledge production and curation: Modernity entailed disciplinarity, postmodernity entails antidisciplinarity   
 Creator:  Forman, Paul. 
 Publication:  Chicago, Ill, 2012. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  p. 56-97. : chart ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Modernism | Postmodernism and education

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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13Title:  The future of knowledge production in the academy / edited by Merle Jacob and Tomas Hellström.   
 Creator:  Jacob, Merle, 1963-  | Hellström, Tomas, 1971- 
 Publication:  Buckingham [England] ; Philadelphia, PA : Society for Research into Higher Education & Open University Press, 2000.  
 Extent:  xv, 163 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm 
 Subjects:  Business and education | Research | Universities

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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14Title:  Urban histories of science: making knowledge in the city, 1820-1940   
 Creator:  Hochadel, Oliver, 1968- | Nieto-Galan, Agustí 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. "This book tells ten urban histories of science from nine cities - Athens, Barcelona, Budapest, Buenos Aires, Dublin (2 articles), Glasgow, Helsinki, Lisbon, and Naples - situated on the geographical margins of Europe and beyond. Ranging from the mid-nineteenth to the early twentieth centuries, the contents of this volume debate why and how we should study the scientific culture of cities, often considered 'peripheral' in terms of their production of knowledge. How were scientific practices, debates and innovations intertwined with the highly dynamic urban space around 1900? The authors analyze zoological gardens, research stations, observatories and international exhibitions, along with hospitals, newspapers, back streets and private homes while also stressing the importance of concrete urban spaces for the production and appropriation of knowledge. They uncover the diversity of actors and urban publics ranging from engineers, scientists, architects and physicians to journalists, tuberculosis patients and fishermen. Looking at these nine cities around 1900 is like glancing at a prism that produces different and even conflicting notions of modernity. In their attempt to modernize themselves they were torn between their desire to be 'cosmopolitan' and the surge of nationalism. In their totality, the ten case studies help to overcome an outdated centre-periphery-model. This volume is thus able to address far more intriguing historiographical questions. How do science, technology and medicine shape the debates about modernity and national identity in the urban space? To what degree do cities and the heterogeneous elements they contain have agency? These Urban Histories show that science and the city are consistently and continuously co-constructing each other"--Provided by publisher. 
 Extent:  xiv, 237 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- Europe -- History | City and town life -- Europe -- History | Science and civilization

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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15Title:  The social production of scientific knowledge / edited by Everett Mendelsohn, Peter Weingart, and Richard Whitley.   
 Creator:  Mendelsohn, Everett.  | Weingart, Peter.  | Whitley, Richard, 1944- 
 Publication:  Dordrecht, Holland ; Boston : D. Reidel Pub. Co., [1977], ©1977.  
 Extent:  vi, 294 pages ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science - sociology

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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16Title:  The social production of clinical knowledge : a case study of family therapy in the United States, 1937-1978 / by Athena Helen McLean.   
 Creator:  McLean, Athena Helen.  | Temple University. 
 Publication:  1990.  
 Extent:  xi, 457 pages ; 28 cm 
 Subjects:  Family Therapy - history | 20th century | United States | Minuchin, Salvador.

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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17Title:  Visual voyages: images of Latin American nature from Columbus to Darwin   
 Creator:  Bleichmar, Daniela, 1973- | Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery | Yale University Press | Getty Foundation 
 Notes:  Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Huntington Library, Art Gallery, and Botanical Gardens September 16, 2017-January 8, 2018. "Published witht the assistance of the Getty Foundation." Includes bibliographgical references (pages 207-218) and index. "From the voyages of Christopher Columbus to those of Alexander von Humboldt and Charles Darwin, the depiction of the natural world played a central role in shaping how people on both sides of the Atlantic understood and imaged the region we now know as Latin America. Nature provided incentives for exploration, commodities for trade, specimens for scientific investigation, and manifestations of divine forces. It also yielded a rich trove of representations, created both by natives to the region and visitors, which are the subject of this lushly illustrated book. Author Daniela Bleichmar shows that these images were not only works of art but also instruments for the production of knowledge, with scientific, social, and political repercussions. Early depictions of Latin American nature introduced European audiences to native medicines and religious practices. By the 17th century, revelatory accounts of tobacco, chocolate, and cochineal reshaped science, trade, and empire around the globe. In the 18th and 19th centuries, collections and scientific expeditions produced both patriotic and imperial visions of Latin America."--Book jacket. 
 Extent:  xiii, 226 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm 
 Subjects:  Natural history illustration -- Latin America -- Exhibitions | Natural history in art -- Exhibitions | Nature in art -- Exhibitions | Natural history illustration | Natural history in art | Latin America | Exhibition catalogs | Nature in art

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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18Title:  Knowledge and religion in early modern Europe: studies in honor of Michael Heyd   
 Creator:  Ben-Tov, Asaph. | Deutsch, Yaacov. | Herzig, Tamar. | Heyd, Michael. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. "The interplay between knowledge and religion forms a pivotal component of how early modern individuals and societies understood themselves and their surroundings. Knowledge of the self in pursuit of salvation, humanistic knowledge within a confessional education, as well as inherently subversive knowledge acquired about religion(s) offer instructive instances of this interplay. To these are added essays on medical knowledge in its religious and social contexts, the changing role of imagination in scientific thought, the philosophical and political problems of representation, and attempts to counter Enlightenment criteria of knowledge at the end of the period, serving here as multifaceted studies of the dynamics and shifts in sensitivity and stress in the interplay between knowledge and religion within evolving early modern contexts."--Publisher's website. 
 Extent:  xii, 237 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Knowledge, Theory of (Religion) -- History | Knowledge, Theory of -- Europe -- History

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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19Title:  Clio meets science   
 Creator:  Kohler, Robert E. | Olesko, Kathryn Mary. 
 Publication:  University of Chicago Press, Chicago, c2012. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  350 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- History | Science -- Social aspects

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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20Title:  Graphesis: visual forms of knowledge production   
 Creator:  Drucker, Johanna, 1952- 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (page 215). Graphesis provides a descriptive critical language for the analysis of graphical knowledge. In an interdisciplinary study fusing digital humanities with media studies and graphic design history, Drucker outlines the principles by which visual formats organize meaningful content. Among the most significant of these formats is the graphical user interface (GUI), the dominant feature of the screens of nearly all consumer electronic devices. Because so much of our personal and professional lives is mediated through visual interfaces, it is important to start thinking critically about how they shape knowledge, our behavior, and even our identity. Drucker makes the case for studying visuality from a humanistic perspective, exploring how graphic languages can serve fields where qualitative judgments take priority over quantitative statements of fact. Graphesis offers a new epistemology of the ways we process information, embracing the full potential of visual forms and formats of knowledge production. 
 Extent:  215 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Visual communication | Graphic arts | Information visualization | Visual analytics | Graphic arts | Information visualization | Visual analytics | Visual communication

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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