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  1. Completing the Circle of the Social Sciences? William Beveridge and Social Biology at London School of Economics During the 1930s.Chris Renwick - 2014 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 44 (4):478-496.
    Much has been written about the relationship between biology and social science during the early twentieth century. However, discussion is often drawn toward a particular conception of eugenics, which tends to obscure our understanding of not only the wide range of intersections between biology and social science during the period but also their impact on subsequent developments. This paper draws attention to one of those intersections: the British economist and social reformer William Beveridge’s controversial efforts to establish a Department of (...)
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    The Practice of Spencerian Science: Patrick Geddes's Biosocial Program, 1876–1889.Chris Renwick - 2009 - Isis 100 (1):36-57.
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    Alison Bashford, Global Population: History, Geopolitics, and Life on Earth. New York: Columbia University Press, 2014. Pp. Xii + 466. ISBN 978-0-231-14766-8. £34.50 ; 978-0-231-51952-6. £34.50 .Robert J. Mayhew, Malthus: The Life and Legacies of an Untimely Prophet. Cambridge, MA and London: The Belknap Press, 2014. Pp. 284. ISBN 978-0-674-72871-4. £20.00. [REVIEW]Chris Renwick - 2015 - British Journal for the History of Science 48 (2):365-367.
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    For Darwin Read Malthus.Chris Renwick - 2015 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences 51:64-66.
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    Greta Jones and Robert A. Peel , Herbert Spencer: The Intellectual Legacy. London: The Galton Institute, 2004. Pp. XV+154. Isbn 0-9504066-8-6. £5.00 . Abigail Lustig, Robert J. Richards and Michael Ruse , Darwinian Heresies. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. Pp. VII+200. Isbn 0-521-81516-9. £40.00. [REVIEW]Chris Renwick - 2006 - British Journal for the History of Science 39 (4):617-619.
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    Joachim Radkau, Max Weber: A Biography. Trans. Patrick Camiller. Cambridge and Malden, MA: Polity, 2009. Pp. Xix+683. ISBN 978-0-7456-4147-8. £25.00 .Fritz Ringer, Max Weber: An Intellectual Biography. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2004. Pp. Ix+307. ISBN 978-0-2267-2005-0. $21.00. [REVIEW]Chris Renwick - 2010 - British Journal for the History of Science 43 (3):496-498.
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    Libby Schweber, Disciplining Statistics: Demography and Vital Statistics in France and England, 1830–1885. Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press, 2006. Pp. Ix+277. ISBN 0-8223-3814-9. £14.99. [REVIEW]Chris Renwick - 2007 - British Journal for the History of Science 40 (4):616-618.
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    Mark Francis, Herbert Spencer and the Invention of Modern Life. Stocksfield: Acumen Publishing, 2007. Pp. Xiv+434. ISBN 978-1-84465-086-6. £25.00. [REVIEW]Chris Renwick - 2009 - British Journal for the History of Science 42 (1):124.
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  9. Reviewer Acknowledgement 2018.Chris Renwick - 2019 - History of the Human Sciences 32 (1):138-138.
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  10. Response to Stephen T. Casper and Steve Fuller.Chris Renwick - 2014 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 44 (4):515-521.
    Stephen T. Casper and Steve Fuller’s commentaries on my paper “Completing Circle of the Social Sciences? William Beveridge and Social Biology at the London School of Economics during the 1930s” raises important questions about the historical entanglement of the political left, welfarism, biology, and social science. In this response, I clarify questions about my analysis of events at the London School of Economics in the early twentieth century and identify ways in which they are important in the present. I suggest (...)
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    Steve Fuller. Science. V + 170 Pp., Index. Stocksfield, U.K.: Acumen Publishing, 2010. $18.95.Chris Renwick - 2012 - Isis 103 (4):814-815.
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    The Future of the History of the Human Sciences.Chris Renwick - 2019 - History of the Human Sciences 32 (1):3-8.
    This special issue is the product of a conference, The Future of the History of the Human Sciences, which was held at the University of York in April 2016. The meeting brought together scholars from a wide range of disciplinary backgrounds and at various stages of their careers to reflect on what were identified as major challenges and opportunities for the research that History of the Human Sciences publishes. The articles included here are a sample of the responses that were (...)
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    The Task of Sisyphus? Biological and Social Temporality in Maurizio Meloni’s Political Biology.Chris Renwick - 2018 - History of the Human Sciences 31 (1):104-109.