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George Sarton was professor of the history of science at Harvard University

George Sarton was professor of the history of science at Harvard University. He was founder ofISIS, recognized as the premier journal in the field of this history of science. Among his other works are: The Life of Science; A History of Science; and Appreciation of Ancient and Medieval Science during the Renaissance.

The life of science is a challenging title because science is alive, that is if any human activity can be. .Ever since the first world war, George Sarton has been a distinguished leader in the discipline known as the history of science.

The life of science is a challenging title because science is alive, that is if any human activity can be said to be alive, and, like a living organism, science presents puzzles and problems to those who would exploit or domesticate it. To understand science or to evaluate its impact on our lives, we shall have to know something about how it came to be as it is and what it has been in the past. He has been pre-eminent among those who have introduced science to the scholars and scholarship to the scientists.

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Home Browse Books Book details, The Life of Science: Essays in the History o.The Life of Science: Essays in the History of Civilization. Among the scholars, George Sarton, who holds the chair of the History of Science at Harvard University, is respected and loved as the leader of the movement. Sarton has not only led in developing a sound scholarly basis for the movement, but he has been the most eloquent voice of its ideals as a new form of humanism which is needed to do for our time what an older humanism did for the Renaissance.

Books in the life of science library. Tlistory of Civilization. Essays in the 'History of Civilization. Associate of the Carnegie Institution of Washington. Professor of the History of Science, Harvard lAniversity. and sponsors of 7be Life of Science Library that its purposes could not be better conveyed than by gathering together in the present volume a selection from these essays. The essays chosen, though far apart in time of composition, are united by spirit and intent. They were not planned with a view seemed to the publisher. to being collected here.

Several essays on the history of science. George Sarton (1884–1956) was a Belgian-American chemist and historian who is considered the founder of the discipline of history of science. Examples of cultures, civilizations and specific people who contributed to scientific progress. He has a significant importance in the history of science and his most influential work was the Introduction to the History of Science, which consists of three volumes and 4,296 pages.

George Alfred Leon Sarton (/ˈsɑːrtən/; 31 August 1884 – 22 March 1956), was a Belgian-born American chemist and historian. He is considered the founder of the discipline of the history of science. He has a significant importance in the history of science and his most influential work was the Introduction to the History of Science, which consists of three volumes and 4,296 pages

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. ISBN13:9781406705461. Release Date:March 2007.

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Similar books and articles. An Institute for the History of Science and Civilization. Studies and Essays in the History of Science and Learning Offered in Homage to George Sarton on the Occasion of His Sixtieth Birthday, 31 August 1944 by M. F. Ashley Montagu. George Sarton - 1947 - Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 38 (24):127-128. George Sarton - 1938 - Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 28:7-17. Twentieth Critical Bibliography of the History and Philosophy of Science and of the History of Civilization. George Sarton - 1927 - Isis: A Journal of the History of Science.

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