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  1. The Epistemology of Geometry I: The Problem of Exactness.Anne Newstead & Franklin James - 2010 - Proceedings of the Australasian Society for Cognitive Science 2009.
    We show how an epistemology informed by cognitive science promises to shed light on an ancient problem in the philosophy of mathematics: the problem of exactness. The problem of exactness arises because geometrical knowledge is thought to concern perfect geometrical forms, whereas the embodiment of such forms in the natural world may be imperfect. There thus arises an apparent mismatch between mathematical concepts and physical reality. We propose that the problem can be solved by emphasizing the ways in which the (...)
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    The Creation of a Victorian Myth: The Historiography of Spectroscopy.Frank Ajl James - 1985 - History of Science 23 (59):1-24.
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    The Debate on the Nature of the Absorption of Light, 1830–1835: A Core-Set Analysis.Frank Ajl James - 1983 - History of Science 21 (4):335-368.
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    A. Thackray, J. L. Sturchio, P. T. Carroll & R. Bud. Chemistry in America, 1876–1976: Historical Indicators. Dordrecht: D. Reidel, 1985. Pp. Xxiii + 564. ISBN 90-277-1720-6. Dfl 210.00, $79.50, £53.50. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1986 - British Journal for the History of Science 19 (2):235-235.
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    R.G.W. Anderson and Jean Jones , The Correspondence of Joseph Black. 2 Vols. Farnham: Ashgate, 2012. Pp. Xiv+1564. ISBN 978-0-7546-0131-0. £300.00. [REVIEW]Frank James - 2013 - British Journal for the History of Science 46 (3):526-527.
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    Introduction.J. V. Field & Frank James - 1998 - British Journal for the History of Science 31 (2):126-128.
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    Marc Rothenberg, Paul H. Theerman, Kathleen W. Dorman, John C. Rumm and Deborah Y. Jeffries , The Papers of Joseph Henry. Volume 7. The Smithsonian Years, January 1847–December 1849. Washington and London: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1996. Pp. Xlviii+707. ISBN 1-56098-533-X. No Price Given . Marc Rothenberg, Kathleen W. Dorman, Deborah Y. Jeffries and Frank R. Millikan , The Papers of Joseph Henry. Volume 8. The Smithsonian Years, January 1850–December 1853. Washington and London: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1998. Pp. Xlvii+548. ISBN 1-56098-891-6. No Price Given. [REVIEW]Frank James - 2001 - British Journal for the History of Science 34 (4):453-481.
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    Larry J. Schaaf. Out of the Shadows: Herschel Talbot and the Invention of Photography. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1992 Pp. Xii + 188. ISBN 0-300-05705-9. £45.00 $65.00. [REVIEW]Frank A. J. L. James - 1993 - British Journal for the History of Science 26 (2):246-247.
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    ‘Martyr Of Science’: Sir David Brewster, 1781–1868. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1987 - British Journal for the History of Science 20 (1):93-94.
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    Marc Rothenberg, Kathleen W. Dorman and Frank R. Millikan , the Papers of Joseph Henry. Volume 9. The Smithsonian Years, January 1854–December 1857. With the Assistance of Deborah Y. Jeffries. Canton, Ma: Smithsonian Institution/Science History Publications, 2002. Pp. L+516. Isbn 1-88135-363-9. $79.95. [REVIEW]Frank James - 2005 - British Journal for the History of Science 38 (1):115-116.
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    Ryan D. Tweney and David Gooding , Michael Faraday's ‘Chemical Notes, Hints, Suggestions and Objects of Pursuit’ of 1822, London: Peter Peregrinus in Association with the Science Museum, 1991. Pp. Xvii + 152. ISBN 0-86341-255-6. £29.00. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1993 - British Journal for the History of Science 26 (1):97-97.
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    P. M. Harman . Wranglers and Physicists. Studies on Cambridge [Mathematical] Physics in the Nineteenth Century. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1985. Pp. Viii + 261. ISBN 0-7190-1756-4. £27.50. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1987 - British Journal for the History of Science 20 (2):233-234.
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    Andrew Lambert, Franklin: Tragic Hero of Polar Navigation. London: Faber and Faber, 2009. Pp. Xii+428. ISBN 978-0-571-23160-7. £20.00. [REVIEW]Frank James - 2011 - British Journal for the History of Science 44 (1):135-137.
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    Erasmus Bartholin, Experiments on Birefringent Icelandic Crystal, Translated by Thomas Archibald. Introduction by Jed Z. Buchwald and Kurt Moller Pedersen, with a Facsimile of the Original Publication. Copenhagen: Danish National Library of Science and Medicine, 1991. Pp. 63 + 64. ISBN 87-7709-010-1. 160 DKK. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1994 - British Journal for the History of Science 27 (3):366-367.
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    Essay Review: Spectro-Chemistry and Myth: A RejoinderSpectro-Chemistry and Myth: A Rejoinder.Frank A. J. L. James - 1986 - History of Science 24 (4):433-437.
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    Nancy Forbes;, Basil Mahon. Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field: How Two Men Revolutionized Physics. 320 Pp., Illus., Bibl., Index. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 2014. $25.95. [REVIEW]Frank A. J. L. James - 2015 - Isis 106 (2):462-463.
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    Postmodern Davy: Jan Golinski: The Experimental Self: Humphry Davy and the Making of a Man of Science. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2016, Vi + 259 Pp, Illus., US$30.00 Cloth & E-Book.Frank James - 2018 - Metascience 27 (1):159-164.
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    David Gooding. Experiment and the Making of Meaning: Human Agency in Scientific Observation and Experiment. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1990. Pp. Xviii + 310. ISBN 0-7923-0719-4. £60.00. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1991 - British Journal for the History of Science 24 (3):386-388.
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    Alan Twyman. In Search of the Mysterious Dr Weeks: A Fragment of Sandwich History. Sandwich: The Author , 1989. Pp. Xi + 164. ISBN 0-9513889-0-8. £4.95. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1990 - British Journal for the History of Science 23 (1):116-117.
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    Brian Bowers and Lenore Symons , Curiosity Perfectly Satisfyed: Faraday's Travels in Europe, 1813–1815. London: Peter Peregrinus Ltd in Association with The Science Museum, 1991. Pp. Xvii + 186. ISBN 0-86341-234-3. £19.00. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1992 - British Journal for the History of Science 25 (4):473-474.
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    Geoffrey Cantor . The Great Exhibition: A Documentary History. 4 Volumes. Xxxiii + 1,695 Pp., Illus., Bibl., Index. London: Pickering & Chatto, 2013. $625. [REVIEW]Frank A. J. L. James - 2015 - Isis 106 (1):199-200.
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    Guy Ortolano, The Two Cultures Controversy: Science, Literature and Cultural Politics in Postwar Britain. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009. Pp. Xi+295. ISBN 978-0-521-89204-9. £55.00. [REVIEW]Frank James - 2010 - British Journal for the History of Science 43 (1):143-144.
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    Ian Hesketh, Of Apes and Ancestors: Evolution, Christianity and the Oxford Debate. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009. Pp. Viii+144. ISBN 978-0-8020-9284-7. CDN$29.95. [REVIEW]Frank James - 2011 - British Journal for the History of Science 44 (2):298-300.
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    Bryan Appleyard, Understanding the Present: Science and the Soul of Modern Man. Paperback Edition, London: Pan Books, 1993 . Pp. Xix + 283. ISBN 0-330-32013-0. £6.99. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1994 - British Journal for the History of Science 27 (4):488-489.
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    Geoffrey Cantor. Michael Faraday: Sandemanian and Scientist. A Study of Science and Religion in the Nineteenth Century. London: Macmillan, 1991. Pp. Xi + 359. ISBN 0-333-55077-3. £40.00. [REVIEW]Frank James - 1992 - British Journal for the History of Science 25 (4):471-472.
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    Interplay in Imperial Science.Frank A. J. L. James - 2009 - Metascience 18 (1):111-115.
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    Josep Simon. Communicating Physics: The Production, Circulation, and Appropriation of Ganot's Textbooks in France and England, 1851–1887. Xi + 302 Pp., Illus., Bibl., Index. London: Pickering & Chatto, 2011. $99. [REVIEW]Frank A. J. L. James - 2012 - Isis 103 (3):612-613.
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    Failing to Get the Message.Frank A. J. L. James - 2006 - Metascience 15 (2):329-332.
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    Eloge: A. Rupert Hall, 26 July 1920–5 February 2009 Marie Boas Hall, 18 October 1919–23 February 2009.Frank A. J. L. James - 2010 - Isis 101 (1):165-171.
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    Sydney Ross. Nineteenth-Century Attitudes: Men of Science. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1991. Pp. Xi + 235. ISBN 0-7923-1308-9. £42.00, $69.00, Dfl. 125.00. [REVIEW]Frank A. J. L. James - 1992 - British Journal for the History of Science 25 (4):485-485.
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    David Knight, Humphry Davy: Science and Power. Oxford: Blackwell, 1992. Pp. Xiii + 218. ISBN 0-631-16816-8. £30.00.Frank James - 1994 - British Journal for the History of Science 27 (2):230-231.
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    Nahum Kipnis, History of the Principle of Interference of Light. Basel, Boston and Berlin: Birkhauser Verlag, 1991. Pp. 271. ISBN 3-7643-2316-7. SFr. 118.00. [REVIEW]Frank A. J. L. James - 1994 - British Journal for the History of Science 27 (3):375-376.
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    Bentley, The Life and Thought of Herbert Butterfield: History, Science and God. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. Pp. Xv + 381. ISBN 978-1-107-00397-2. £50.00. [REVIEW]Frank A. J. L. James - 2012 - British Journal for the History of Science 45 (4):700-701.
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    COLIN A. RUSSELL, Michael Faraday: Physics and Faith. Oxford Portraits in Science. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. Pp. 124. ISBN 0-19-511763-8. £15.20, $24.00. [REVIEW]Frank A. J. L. James - 2003 - British Journal for the History of Science 36 (1):87-127.
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    David Charles Gooding.Geoffrey Cantor & Frank James - 2010 - British Journal for the History of Science 43 (3):459-467.
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    Science in the Marketplace: Nineteenth-Century Sites and Experiences/Victorian Popularizers of Science: Designing Nature for New Audiences.Frank Ajl James - 2012 - Annals of Science 69 (4):584-586.
  37. Reviews: Institutions; Education, Libraries, Museums-Science in Art: Works in the National Gallery That Illustrate the History of Science and Technology. [REVIEW]J. V. Field, Frank A. J. L. James & C. R. Hill - 1998 - Annals of Science 55 (4):425-426.
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  38. Hiftory of Science.Frank Ajl James, William R. Woodward, Pnina Abir-Am, William Mccrea & Wilma George - forthcoming - History of Science.
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  39. Reviews: Editions and Selections-The Correspondence of Michael Faraday Vol 3, 1841-1848. [REVIEW]Frank A. J. L. James & M. Dorries - 1998 - Annals of Science 55 (4):421-421.
     
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  40. Spectro-Chemistry and Myth: A Rejoinder.Frank Ajl James - 1986 - History of Science 24 (66):433-437.
     
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  41. Index to Volume 21.Michael Shortland, A. Rupert Hall, On Whiggism, Pm Harman, John Hendry, Michael Hoskin, Hutchison Keith, Ls Jacyna, Frank Ajl James & Russell Mccormmach - forthcoming - History of Science.
     
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