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Closing the door on globalization : internationalism, nationalism, culture and science in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

Author: Cláudia Ninhos; Fernando Clara
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2018.
Series: Routledge studies in the history of science, technology, and medicine.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a book about the tensions and entangled interactions between internationalism and nationalism, and about the effects both had on European scientific and cultural settings from the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. From chemistry to philology the essays tackle different historical case studies exploring how the paths taken by science and culture during the period were affected by nationalism and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Closing the door on globalization.
Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2018
(OCoLC)990850285
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cláudia Ninhos; Fernando Clara
ISBN: 9781351720823 1351720821 9781315180939 1315180936 9781351720809 1351720805 9781351720816 1351720813
OCLC Number: 1005506799
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Chapter 1 (Inter)Nationalism, science, and culture: Disruptions and entanglements from the mid- nineteenth to the mid- twentieth century--An introduction / CLAUDIA NINHOS --
chapter 2 The politics of interwar chemistry: Neutrality and nationalism in the rhetoric and actions of internationalist chemists / JORRIT P . SMIT --
chapter 3 2Mon Cher Ami3: Curators, archaeological museums and the formation of an international knowledge transfer network / JASON R . YOUNG --
chapter 4 The nineteenth- century Leipzig book industry and the pan- European trade of foreign- language editions before copyright law / ALBERTO GABRIELE --
chapter 5 Conflicting influences in Antonio Camara's making of the National Agronomic Station / JOAO P . R . JOAQUIM --
chapter 6 The nationalization of the Portuguese landscape: Landscape architecture, road engineering and the making of the Estado Novo dictatorship / CLAUDIA NINHOS AND M . LUISA SOUSA --
chapter 7 Ethnography and the construction of Jewish identity OLGA OSADTSCHY --
chapter 8 Relocating knowledge: From international science to national philology / FERNANDO CLARA.
Series Title: Routledge studies in the history of science, technology, and medicine.
Responsibility: edited by Cláudia Ninhos and Fernando Clara.

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This is a book about the tensions and entangled interactions between internationalism and nationalism, and about the effects both had on European scientific and cultural settings from the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. From chemistry to philology the essays tackle different historical case studies exploring how the paths taken by science and culture during the period were affected by nationalism and internationalism.

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