Genesis and Development of a Scientific Fact

University of Chicago Press (1979)
The sociological dimension of science is studied using the discovery of the Wasserman reaction and its accidental application as a test for syphilis as a basis, ...
Keywords Science Social aspects  Science Philosophy  Syphilis Wassermann reaction  Knowledge, Sociology of
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Call number Q175.5.F5913
ISBN(s) 0226253244   0226253252   9780226253251
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