Shapin, Steven.

A social history of truth : civility and science in seventeenth-century England / Steven Shapin. - Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, c1994. - xxxi, 483 p. : ill., facsims., 1 port. ; 24 cm. - Science and its conceptual foundations .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-465) and index.

0226750183 0226750183 (alk. paper)

93041950


Science--Social aspects--History--England--17th century.
Science--Moral and ethical aspects--History--England--17th century.