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    William Whewell, the Plurality of Worlds, and the Modern Solar System.Michael J. Crowe - 2016 - Zygon 51 (2):431-449.
    Astronomers of the first half of the nineteenth century viewed our solar system entirely differently from the way twentieth-century astronomers viewed it. In the earlier period the dominant image was of a set of planets and moons, both of which kinds of bodies were inhabited by intelligent beings comparable to humans. By the early twentieth century, science had driven these beings from every planet in our system except the Earth, leaving our solar system as more or less desolate regions for (...)
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    A History of the Extraterrestrial Life Debate.Michael J. Crowe - 1997 - Zygon 32 (2):147-162.
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    Duhem and History and Philosophy of Mathematics.Michael J. Crowe - 1990 - Synthese 83 (3):431 - 447.
    The first part of this paper consists of an exposition of the views expressed by Pierre Duhem in his Aim and Structure of Physical Theory concerning the philosophy and historiography of mathematics. The second part provides a critique of these views, pointing to the conclusion that they are in need of reformulation. In the concluding third part, it is suggested that a number of the most important claims made by Duhem concerning physical theory, e.g., those relating to the Newtonian method, (...)
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    Michael Hoskin. Discoverers of the Universe: William and Caroline Herschel. Xvi + 237 Pp., Illus., Bibl., Index. Princeton, N.J./Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2011. $29.95. [REVIEW]Michael J. Crowe & Stephen Case - 2011 - Isis 102 (4):780-781.
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    Book Reviews: Steven J. Dick and James E. Strick, The Living Universe: NASA and the Development of Astrobiology (New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2004), Xiii + 308 Pp., Illus., $49.95. [REVIEW]Michael J. Crowe - 2005 - Journal of the History of Biology 38 (2):387-387.
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    John F. Moffitt. Picturing Extraterrestrials: Alien Images in Modern Mass Culture. 595 Pp., Illus., Bibl., Index. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 2003. $30. [REVIEW]Michael J. Crowe - 2004 - Isis 95 (1):156-157.
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    Bibliography of Astronomers: Books and Pamphlets in English by and About Astronomers. Volume I: The Spirit of the Nineteenth Century. Paul Luther.Michael J. Crowe - 1991 - Isis 82 (2):420-420.
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    Science and Objectivity: Episodes in the History of AstronomyNorriss S. Hetherington.Michael J. Crowe - 1988 - Isis 79 (4):704-705.
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    Plurality of Worlds: The Origins of Extraterrestrial Life Debate From Democritus to Kant. Steven J. Dick.Michael J. Crowe - 1983 - Isis 74 (2):268-270.
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    Brenda Denzler. The Lure of the Edge: Scientific Passions, Religious Beliefs, and the Pursuit of UFOs. 335 Pp., Notes, Bibl., Index. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001. $35. [REVIEW]Michael J. Crowe - 2002 - Isis 93 (4):764-765.
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    Helge Kragh. Matter and Spirit in the Universe: Scientific and Religious Preludes to Modern Cosmology. 298 Pp., Bibl., Index. London: Imperial College Press, 2004. $62. [REVIEW]Michael J. Crowe - 2006 - Isis 97 (2):365-366.
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    Tom Standage. The Neptune File: A Story of Astronomical Rivalry and the Pioneers of Planet Hunting. Xiv + 240 Pp., Illus., Figs., Bibl., Index.New York: Walker & Company, 2000. $24. [REVIEW]Michael J. Crowe - 2002 - Isis 93 (1):130-131.
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    The Last Frontier: Imagining Other Worlds, From the Copernican Revolution to Science FictionKarl S. Guthke Helen Atkins.Michael J. Crowe - 1991 - Isis 82 (3):550-551.
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    Breakthroughs: A Chronology of Great Achievements in Science and Mathematics, 1200-1930Claire L. Parkinson.Michael J. Crowe - 1986 - Isis 77 (4):678-679.
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    The Birth of Mathematics in the Age of Plato. Francois Lasserre.Michael J. Crowe - 1966 - Isis 57 (1):137-138.
  16. Book Reviews-Editions and Selections-A Calendar of the Correspondence of Sir John Herschel.Michael J. Crowe, David R. Dyck, James R. Kevin & M. Hoskin - 2000 - Annals of Science 57 (1):101-101.
     
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  17. Science and Culture. Volume I: Time, Space and MotionNoah Edward Fehl.Michael J. Crowe - 1968 - Isis 59 (4):444-445.
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  18. Who Was H. J. Mozans?Michael J. Crowe - 1977 - Isis 68 (1):111-111.
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