<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head><meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Historical Studies in the Physical Sciences: Sixth Annual Volume (McCormmach (Russell), Ed.) - Theo Todman's Book Collection (Book-Paper Abstracts)</title> <link href="../../../TheosStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><link rel="shortcut icon" href="../../../TT_ICO.png" /> </head> <a name="Top"></a> <BODY> <div id="header"> <HR><H1>Theo Todman's Book Collection (Book-Paper Abstracts)</H1></div> <hr><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950><tr><td colspan =1><A HREF = "../BookSummary_3232.htm">Historical Studies in the Physical Sciences: Sixth Annual Volume</A></td></tr><tr><td colspan =1><A HREF = "../../../Authors/M/Author_McCormmach (Russell).htm">McCormmach (Russell)</a>, Ed.</td></tr><tr><td colspan =1>This Page provides (where held) the <b>Abstract</b> of the above <b>Book</b> and those of all the <b>Papers</b> contained in it.</td></tr><tr><td><A HREF="#ColourConventions">Text Colour-Conventions</a></td></tr></tr></TABLE></CENTER><hr> <P ALIGN = "Justify"><FONT Size = 2 FACE="Arial"><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><B>BOOK ABSTRACT: </B><BR><BR><U>Contents</U><FONT COLOR = "800080"><ol type="1"><li>Kenkichiro Koizumi - The emergence of Japan s First Physicists: 1868-1900 (106pp)</li><li>Geoffry Cantor  The Reception of the Wave Theory of Light in Britain: A Case Study Illustrating the Role of Methodology in Scientific Debate (24pp)</li><li>Barbara Giusti Doran  Origins and Consolidation of Field Theory in Nineteenth Century Britain: From the Mechanical to the Electromagnetic View of Nature (128pp)</li><li>Salvo D Agostino  Hertz s Researches on Electromagnetic Waves (64pp)</li><li>J.G. McEvoy and J.E.McGuire  God and Nature: Priestley s Way of Rational Dissent (80pp)</li><li>John Hedley Brooke  Laurent, Gerhardt, and the Philosophy of Chemistry (26pp)</li><li>Robert E. Kohler  The Lewis-Langmuir Theory of Valence and the Chemical Community, 1920-1928 (68pp)</li><li>Roger H. Stuewer  G..Lewis on Detailed Balancing, the Symmetry of Time, and the Nature of Light (44pp)</li><li>Thaddeus J. Trenn  Rutherford and Recoil Atoms: The Metamorphosis and Success of a Once Stillborn Theory (36pp)</li></ol> </FONT></P> <a name="ColourConventions"></a><hr><br><B><U>Text Colour Conventions</U> (see <A HREF="../../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1025.htm">disclaimer</a>)</B><OL TYPE="1"><LI><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">Blue</FONT>: Text by me; &copy; Theo Todman, 2018</li><LI><FONT COLOR = "800080">Mauve</FONT>: Text by correspondent(s) or other author(s); &copy; the author(s)</li></OL> </center> <BR><HR><BR><center> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <TR><TD WIDTH="30%">&copy; Theo Todman, June 2007 - August 2018.</TD> <TD WIDTH="40%">Please address any comments on this page to <A HREF="mailto:theo@theotodman.com">theo@theotodman.com</A>.</TD> <TD WIDTH="30%">File output: <time datetime="2018-08-02T03:47" pubdate>02/08/2018 03:47:05</time> <br><A HREF="../../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1010.htm">Website Maintenance Dashboard</A> </TD></TR><TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="#Top">Return to Top of this Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="40%"><A HREF="../../../Notes/Notes_11/Notes_1140.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Philosophy Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="../../../index.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Home Page</A></TD> </TR></TABLE></CENTER><HR> </BODY> </HTML>