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  1. Steven Shapin (2012). The Tastes of Wine: Towards a Cultural History. Rivista di Estetica 51 (1):49-94.
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  2. Steven Shapin (2012). William Petty and the Ambitions of Political Arithmetic [Spanish]. Eidos 16:203-218.
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  3. Steven Shapin (2010). Never Pure: Historical Studies of Science as If It Was Produced by People with Bodies, Situated in Time, Space, Culture, and Society, and Struggling for Credibility and Authority. Johns Hopkins University Press.
    Steven Shapin argues that science, for all its immense authority and power, is and always has been a human endeavor, subject to human capacities and limits.
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  4. Adi Ophir & Steven Shapin (2005). A Methodological Survey. In Nico Stehr & Reiner Grundmann (eds.), Knowledge: Critical Concepts. Routledge. 1--1.
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  5. Steven Shapin & Simon Schaffer (2005). The Spring, Pressure and Weight of the Air. In Nico Stehr & Reiner Grundmann (eds.), Knowledge: Critical Concepts. Routledge. 5--228.
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  6. Christopher Lawrence & Steven Shapin (eds.) (1998). Science Incarnate: Historical Embodiments of Natural Knowledge. The University of Chicago Press.
    Ever since Greek antiquity "disembodied knowledge" has often been taken as synonymous with "objective truth." Yet we also have very specific mental images of the kinds of bodies that house great minds--the ascetic philosopher versus the hearty surgeon, for example. Does truth have anything to do with the belly? What difference does it make to the pursuit of knowledge whether Einstein rode a bicycle, Russell was randy, or Darwin flatulent? Bringing body and knowledge into such intimate contact is occasionally seen (...)
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  7. Steven Shapin (1995). A Social History of Truth: Civility and Science in Seventeenth-Century England. University of Chicago Press.
    In A Social History of Truth, Shapin engages these universal questions through an elegant recreation of a crucial period in the history of early modern science: ...
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  8. Steven Shapin (1995). Here and Everywhere - Sociology of Scientific Knowledge. Annual Review of Sociology 21:289-321.
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  9. Steven Shapin (1995). Trust, Honesty, and the Authority of Science. In Ruth Ellen Bulger, Elizabeth Meyer Bobby & Harvey V. Fineberg (eds.), Society's Choices: Social and Ethical Decision Making in Biomedicine. National Academy Press. 388--408.
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  10. Steven Shapin (1992). Discipline and Bounding: The History and Sociology of Science as Seen Through the Externalism-Internalism Debate. History of Science 30 (90):333-369.
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  11. Steven Shapin (1992). Book Review:The Rational and the Social James Robert Brown. [REVIEW] Philosophy of Science 59 (4):712-.
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  12. Adi Ophir & Steven Shapin (1991). The Place of Knowledge A Methodological Survey. Science in Context 4 (1).
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  13. Steven Shapin (1991). “The Mind Is Its Own Place”: Science and Solitude in Seventeenth-Century England. Science in Context 4 (1).
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  14. Steven Shapin & Simon Schaffer (1989). Leviathan and the Air-Pump: Hobbes, Boyle, and the Experimental Life. Princeton University Press.
    In a new introduction, the authors describe how science and its social context were understood when this book was first published, and how the study of the history of science has changed since then.
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  15. Steven Shapin (1988). Robert Boyle and Mathematics: Reality, Representation, and Experimental Practice. Science in Context 2 (1).
  16. Steven Shapin (1981). Philosophers at War: The Quarrel Between Newton and Leibnzz by A. Rupert Hall. History of Science 19:293-3.
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  17. Steven Shapin (1979). The Politics of Observation: Cerebral Anatomy and Social Interests in the Edinburgh Phrenology Disputes. In Roy Wallis (ed.), On the Margins of Science: The Social Construction of Rejected Knowledge. University of Keele. 27--139.
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  18. Steven Shapin (1975). Phrenological Knowledge and the Social Structure of Early Nineteenth-Century Edinburgh. Annals of Science 32 (3):219-243.
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