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    Trade, Knowledge and Networks: The Activities of the Society of Apothecaries and its Members in London, C.1670–C.1800.Anna Simmons - 2019 - British Journal for the History of Science 52 (2):273-296.
    This article explores the activities of the Society of Apothecaries and its members following the foundation of a laboratory for manufacturing chemical medicines in 1672. In response to political pressures, the guild created an institutional framework for production which in time served its members both functionally and financially and established a physical site within which the endorsement of practical knowledge could take place. Demand from state and institutional customers for drugs produced under corporate oversight affirmed and supported the society's trading (...)
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    British Chemists Abroad, 1887–1971: The Dynamics of Chemists' Careers.Gerrylynn K. Roberts & Anna E. Simmons - 2009 - Annals of Science 66 (1):103-128.
    This paper investigates the extent of overseas migration by British chemists over the period 1887–1971. Notwithstanding the ‘brain drain’ alarms of the 1960s, overseas employment was characteristic of some 19% of British chemists’ careers throughout our period, though its nature changed considerably. Our study examines the overseas employment histories of four cohorts of members of the [Royal] Institute of Chemistry in the ‘Chemists’ Database’ at the Open University. Those employed abroad were not only highly qualified but also both geographically mobile (...)
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    Jean-Paul Gaudillière and Volker Hess , Ways of Regulating Drugs in the 19th and 20th Centuries. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. Pp. Xiv+327. ISBN 978-0-230-30196-2. £60.00. [REVIEW]Anna Simmons - 2014 - British Journal for the History of Science 47 (4):745-746.
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