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link to catalog page, Behind the Gas Mask
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Behind the Gas Mask

The U.S. Chemical Warfare Service in War and Peace

Author: Thomas I. Faith
Pub Date: October 2014

A timely history of the conflict over the American use of chemical weapons during and after WWI   learn more...

link to catalog page, Ghost Stories for Darwin
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Ghost Stories for Darwin

The Science of Variation and the Politics of Diversity

Author: Banu Subramaniam
Pub Date: November 2014

A wide-ranging meditation on differences and diversity in the sciences   learn more...

link to catalog page, Unruly Spirits
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Unruly Spirits

The Science of Psychic Phenomena in Modern France

Author: M. Brady Brower
Pub Date: November 2010

A fascinating history of parapsychic phenomena in France during the age of Sigmund Freud   learn more...

link to catalog page, Bridging Divides
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Bridging Divides

The Origins of the Beckman Institute at Illinois

Author: Theodore L. Brown
Pub Date: September 2009

Celebrating the Beckman Institute's first twenty years as a world leader in interdisciplinary science and technology   learn more...

link to catalog page, The Cattell Controversy
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The Cattell Controversy

Race, Science, and Ideology

Author: William H. Tucker
Pub Date: March 2009

Investigating one of the most significant controversies in contemporary psychology   learn more...

link to catalog page, Books of Secrets
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Books of Secrets

Natural Philosophy in England, 1550-1600

Author: Allison Kavey
Pub Date: October 2007

How cultural categories shaped--and were shaped by--new ideas about controlling nature   learn more...

link to catalog page, The Moral Property of Women
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The Moral Property of Women

A History of Birth Control Politics in America

Author: Linda Gordon
Pub Date: 2007

The most complete history of birth control ever written   learn more...

link to catalog page, New Philosophy of Human Nature
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New Philosophy of Human Nature

Neither Known to nor Attained by the Great Ancient Philosophers, Which Will Improve Human Life and Health

Author: Oliva Sabuco de Nantes Barrera
Pub Date: May 2007

Innovative and prescient philosophy of medicine by an overlooked Spanish woman philosopher.   learn more...

link to catalog page, Between Science and Literature
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Between Science and Literature

An Introduction to Autopoetics

Author: Ira Livingston
Pub Date: November 2006

A shift in how we understand the world and ourselves, further displacing the nature/culture divide once so definitive for modernity   learn more...

link to catalog page, The Enchantments of Technology
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Author: Lee Worth Bailey
Pub Date: October 2005

A rollicking romp through our hidden assumptions about modern, technological existence   learn more...