This Encyclopedia examines all aspects of the history of science in the United States, with a special emphasis placed on the historiography of science in America. It can be used by students, general readers, scientists, or anyone interested in the facts relating to the development of science in the United States. Special emphasis is placed in the history of medicine and technology and on the relationship between science and technology and science and medicine.The university was founded in 1885 by Leland Stanford, a California politician and railroad baron, and his wife, Jane, as a ... The university also began charging tuition in order to raise faculty salaries and create a small fund to support facultyanbsp;...
|Title||:||History of Science in United States|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2012-10-12|