The Right Tools for the Job: At Work in Twentieth-Century Life Sciences

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This volume examines scientific practice through studies of research tools in an array of twentieth-century life sciences. The contributors draw upon and extend the multidisciplinary perspectives in current science studies to understand the processes through which scientific researchers constructed the right--and, in some cases, the wrong--tools for the job. The articles portray the crafting or accessing of specific materials, techniques, instruments, models, funds, and work arrangements involved in doing scientific work. ...

The Right Tools for the Job: At Work in Twentieth-Century Life Sciences 2016, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691632759

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The Right Tools for the Job: At Work in Twentieth-Century Life Sciences 2014, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

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The Right Tools for the Job: At Work in Twentieth-Century Life Sciences 1992, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691085814

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