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    The Patient's View.Roy Porter - 1985 - Theory and Society 14 (2):175-198.
  2. Flesh in the Age of Reason.Roy Porter & Simon Schama - 2003
     
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  3. Companion Encyclopaedia of the History of Medicine.William F. Bynum, Roy Porter & L. S. Jacyna - 1994 - Annals of Science 51 (4):413-415.
     
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  4. The Making of Geology: Earth Science in Britain 1660-1815.Roy Porter - 1978 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 29 (4):392-393.
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    Charles Lyell and the Principles of the History of Geology.Roy Porter - 1976 - British Journal for the History of Science 9 (2):91-103.
    History is the science which investigates the successive changes that have taken place in the material and intellectual conditions of man; it inquires into the causes of those changes, and the influence which they have exerted in modifying the life and mind of mankind.
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  6. Health for Sale. Quackery in England 1660-1850.Roy Porter & Ragnhild Munch - 1994 - History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences 16 (1):155-182.
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    Science and Society Margarita Bowen, Empiricism and Geographical Thought: From Francis Bacon to Alexander von Humboldt. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981. Pp. 351. £25.00. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1983 - British Journal for the History of Science 16 (3):301-302.
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    Foucault's Great Confinement.Roy Porter - 1990 - History of the Human Sciences 3 (1):47-54.
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    Inventing Human Science: Eighteenth Century Domains.Christopher Fox, Roy Porter & Robert Wokler (eds.) - 1995 - University of California Press.
    A work of remarkable cross-disciplinary scholarship, this volume illuminates the origins of the human sciences and offers a new view of the Enlightenment that ...
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  10. Reassessing Foucault Power, Medicine, and the Body.Colin Jones & Roy Porter - 1994
     
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  11. The Enlightenment in National Context.Roy S. Porter & Mikuláš Teich (eds.) - 1981 - Cambridge University Press.
    The Enlightenment has often been written about as a sequence of disembodied 'great ideas'. The aim of this book is to put the beliefs of the Enlightenment firmly into their social context, by revealing the national soils in which they were rooted and the specific purposes for which they were used. It brings out the regional divergences of the Enlightenment experience, shaped by different local intellectual and economic priorities. At the same time it also shows how central concerns were shared (...)
     
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  12. Images of the Earth Essays in the History of the Environmental Sciences.L. J. Jordanova, Roy Porter & British Society for the History of Science - 1979
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    Essay Review: The History of Palaeontology: The Meaning of FossilsThe Meaning of Fossils. Episodes in the History of Palaeontology. RudwickMartin J. S. . Pp. Xii + 287. £6.00.Roy Porter - 1973 - History of Science 11 (2):130-138.
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    Medical Lecturing in Georgian London.Roy Porter - 1995 - British Journal for the History of Science 28 (1):91-99.
    Viewed in the light of the discussions of scientific lecturing in eighteenth-century London contained in this issue, the case of medicine may be said to be both more of the same but also something different.
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  15. Dictionary of the History of Science.W. F. Bynum, E. J. Browne & Roy Porter - 1983 - Journal of the History of Biology 16 (1):178-179.
     
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    Essay Review: The Omniologists: Gentlemen of Science: Early Years of the British Association for the Advancement of ScienceGentlemen of Science: Early Years of the British Association for the Advancement of Science. MorrellJack and ThackrayArnold . Pp. Xxiii + 592. £30.00.Roy Porter - 1982 - History of Science 20 (3):232-233.
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    Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries Fossils and Progress. Paleontology and the Idea of Progressive Evolution in the Nineteenth Century. By Peter J. Bowler. New York: Science History Publications, 1976. Pp. Viii + 191 + XIV Plates. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1978 - British Journal for the History of Science 11 (1):83-85.
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    General Reason, Ridicule and Religion, The Age of Enlightenment in England, 1660–1750. By John Redwood. London: Thames and Hudson, 1976. Pp. 287. £7.00. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1977 - British Journal for the History of Science 10 (3):269-270.
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    Book Review: To Justify the Ways of Boyle to Man: The Works of Robert Boyle, Robert Boyle : Scrupulosity and ScienceThe Works of Robert Boyle. Edited by HunterMichael and DavisEdward B. . Pp. Cxxxiv + 324; Xxx + 508; Xxviii + 580; Xxiv + 594; Xlvi + 568; Lx + 558; Xlii + 486; Xlvi + 602; Xlii + 470; Lxii + 600; Lxx + 456; Lxviii + 548; Lxx + 504; Xlviii + 590. £1190/$1950.Robert Boyle : Scrupulosity and Science. HunterMichael . Pp. X + 293. £50/$90. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 2001 - History of Science 39 (2):241-248.
  20. Inventing Human Science: Eighteenth Century Domains.Christopher Fox, Roy Porter, Robert Wokler & G. W. Stocking Jr - 1997 - Annals of Science 54 (3):313-313.
    The human sciences—including psychology, anthropology, and social theory—are widely held to have been born during the eighteenth century. This first full-length, English-language study of the Enlightenment sciences of humans explores the sources, context, and effects of this major intellectual development. The book argues that the most fundamental inspiration for the Enlightenment was the scientific revolution of the seventeenth century. Natural philosophers from Copernicus to Newton had created a magisterial science of nature based on the realization that the physical world operated (...)
     
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    Rethinking Institutions in Late Georgian England.Roy Porter - 1994 - Utilitas 6 (1):65.
    It is a great privilege to have been invited to speak on this occasion. I shall not talk about Janet Semple's life, since I did not know Janet Semple well. I first came across her work when the Oxford University Press sent me a copy of her Ph.D. thesis, asking for my opinion as to its publishability. I groaned—yet another study of the panopticon! I opened it, started reading—and read it straight through. It was so clear, insightful, powerful in its (...)
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    Alexander Catcott: Glory and Geology.Michael Neve & Roy Porter - 1977 - British Journal for the History of Science 10 (1):37-60.
    Central to the development of geology has been the growth of systematic empirical observation as a programme of scientific practice. Fieldwork has focused on many objects—strata, fossils, and landforms—and has issued in a variety of products, such as maps, sections, and monographs on regional geology, particular rock formations and fossils. Early in the nineteenth century, above all, many influential geologists sought to define their science as one exclusively of field observation, description, and the accumulation of data. The rise of fieldwork, (...)
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    Essay Review: Dugald Stewart Reprinted, the Collected Works of Dugald StewartThe Collected Works of Dugald Stewart. Edited by HamiltonWilliamSir, with a New Introduction by HaakonssenKnud . £795.00/$1039.35.Roy Porter - 1996 - History of Science 34 (2):241-244.
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    Essay Review: Danger: Science at Work: Technology and Toil in Nineteenth Century BritainTechnology and Toil in Nineteenth Century Britain. Edited by BergMaxine . Pp. 246. Hardback £9.50; Paperback £3.50.Roy Porter - 1980 - History of Science 18 (4):303-304.
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    Science and Literature The Lay of the Land. Metaphor as Experience and History in American Life and Letters. By Annette Kolodny. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1975. Pp. Xiv + 186. No Price Stated. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1978 - British Journal for the History of Science 11 (2):178-179.
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    Rewriting the Self: Histories From the Renaissance to the Present.Roy Porter (ed.) - 1997 - Routledge.
    Rewriting the Self is an exploration of ideas of the self in the western cultural tradition from the Renaissance to the present. The contributors analyze different religious, philosophical, psychological, political, psychoanalytical and literary models of personal identity from a number of viewpoints, including the history of ideas, contemporary gender politics, and post-modernist literary theory. Challenging the received version of the "ascent of western man," they assess the discursive construction of the self in the light of political, technological and social changes. (...)
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    Christopher Fox. Locke and the Scriblerians. Identity and Consciousness in Early Eighteenth Century Britain. Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 1988. Pp. 174. ISBN 0-520-05859-3. No Price Given. - Christopher Fox. Psychology and Literature in the Eighteenth Century. . New YorkAMS Press, 1987. Pp. 372. ISBN 0-404-61474-4. $42.50. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1990 - British Journal for the History of Science 23 (1):110-111.
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    Essay Review: Physics & Geology: Lord Kelvin and the Age of the EarthLord Kelvin and the Age of the Earth. BurchfieldJoe D. . Pp. Xii + 260. £10.Roy Porter - 1979 - History of Science 17 (3):216-220.
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    I segni del tempo: Storia della terra e storia delle nazioni da Hooke a VicoPaolo Rossi.Roy Porter - 1982 - Isis 73 (1):140-141.
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    Love, Sex, and Madness in Eighteenth-Century England.Roy Porter - 1986 - Social Research 53.
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    Essay Review: Malthus and Darwin: The Works of Thomas Robert Malthus.Roy Porter - 1987 - History of Science 25 (2):215-216.
  32. The Ferment of Knowledge Studies in the Historiography of Eighteenth-Century Science.Roy Porter & G. S. Rousseau - 1980
     
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    Lloyd G. Stevenson , A Celebration of Medical History. The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Johns Hopkins Institute of the History of Medicine and the Welch Medical Library. Baltimore and London: The John Hopkins University Press, 1982. Pp. Vi + 228. £12.75/522.10. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1985 - British Journal for the History of Science 18 (1):83-84.
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    Book Review: Books and Plants: British Botanical and Horticultural Literature Before 1800British Botanical and Horticultural Literature Before 1800. HenreyBlanche . Pp. Xxvi + 290, Xvi + 748, Xviii + 142. £70.00. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1976 - History of Science 14 (2):140-141.
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    James Paradis & Thomas Postlewait . Victorian Science and Victorian Values. Literary Perspectives. New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1985. Pp. Xiii + 362. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1987 - British Journal for the History of Science 20 (1):107-108.
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    La Macchina della terra: Teorie geologiche dal seicento all'ottocento. Nicoletta Morello.Roy Porter - 1981 - Isis 72 (4):664-665.
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    Marina Frasca-Spada and Nick Jardine , Books and the Sciences in History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp. XIV+438. Isbn 0-521-65939-6. £18.95, $29.95. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 2001 - British Journal for the History of Science 34 (2):233-250.
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    The Meaning of Fossils by Martin JS Rudwick.Roy Porter - 1973 - History of Science 11:130-138.
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    Attractions and Sympathy.Roy Porter - 1997 - Metascience 6 (2):38-41.
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    Essay Review: Strata and Their Data. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1987 - History of Science 25 (3):324-326.
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    Enlightenment Marguerite Carozzi, Voltaire's Attitude Toward Geology. Geneva: Société de Physique Et d'Histoire Naturelle, 1983. Pp. 146. SFRp 28. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1984 - British Journal for the History of Science 17 (1):116-117.
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    Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries Dr Woodward's Shield. History, Science and Satire in Augustan England. By Joseph M. Levine. Berkeley, Los Angeles & London: University of California Press, 1977. Pp. X + 362. $19.75/£14.75. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1979 - British Journal for the History of Science 12 (2):227-228.
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    Sally Shuttleworth, George Eliot and Nineteenth Century Science. The Make-Believe of a Beginning. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1984. Pp. Xiv + 257, £20.00 - Redmond O'Hanlon, Joseph Conrad and Charles Darwin. The Influence of Scientific Thought on Conrad's Fiction. Edinburgh: The Salamander Press, 1984. Pp. 189, £17.50. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1985 - British Journal for the History of Science 18 (1):107-109.
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    Daniel Roche. Les Republicains des Lettres. Gens de Culture Et Lumières au XVIII Siècle. Paris: Fayard, 1988. Pp. 393. ISBN 2-213-02122-8. 160 FF. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1989 - British Journal for the History of Science 22 (4):463-464.
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    Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries Charles Darwin: ‘Storia’ Ed ‘Economia’ Della Natura. By Giuliano Pancaldi. Firenze: La Nuova Italia, 1977. Pp. 212. L. 4,000. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1979 - British Journal for the History of Science 12 (1):99-100.
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    Magda Whitrow, Julius Wagner-Jauregg . London: Smith-Gordon/Niigata-Shi, Japan: Nishimura, 1993. Pp. Xxiv + 221. ISBN 1-85463-012-1. £20.00. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1995 - British Journal for the History of Science 28 (1):114-115.
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    Sander L. Gilman. Difference and Pathology. Stereotypes of Sexuality, Race and Madness. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1985. Pp. 292. $38.45 , $14.25. [REVIEW]Roy Porter - 1987 - British Journal for the History of Science 20 (1):104-105.
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    The Age of Agony: The Art of Healing, C. 1700-1800. Guy Williams.Roy Porter - 1987 - Isis 78 (1):113-114.
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    Research in British Geology 1660–1800: A Survey and Thematic Bibliography.Roy Porter & Kate Poulton - 1977 - Annals of Science 34 (1):33-42.
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    From Mineralogy to Geology: The Foundations of a Science, 1650-1830. Rachel Laudan.Roy Porter - 1988 - Isis 79 (1):155-156.
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