Histories of Scientific Observation - Daston, Lorraine (Editor), and Lunbeck, Elizabeth (Editor), and Bertolini-Meli, Domencio (Contributions by)

Observation is the most pervasive and fundamental practice of all the modern sciences, both natural and human. Its instruments include not only the naked senses but also tools such as the telescope and microscope, the questionnaire, the photographic plate, the notebook, the glassed-in beehive, and myriad other ingenious inventions designed to make ...

Histories of Scientific Observation 2011, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226136783