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1. Chaudhuri, Ranjan. Science as practice: a methodological critique and case study.

Degree: MS, Science and Technology Studies, 1992, Virginia Tech

see document Advisors/Committee Members: Fuller, Steven W. (committeechair), Barker, Peter (committee member), Fuhrman, Ellsworth R. (committee member).

Subjects/Keywords: Knowledge; Sociology of; LD5655.V855 1992.C538

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APA (6th Edition):

Chaudhuri, R. (1992). Science as practice: a methodological critique and case study. (Masters Thesis). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/45010

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Chaudhuri, Ranjan. “Science as practice: a methodological critique and case study.” 1992. Masters Thesis, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/45010.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Chaudhuri, Ranjan. “Science as practice: a methodological critique and case study.” 1992. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Chaudhuri R. Science as practice: a methodological critique and case study. [Internet] [Masters thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1992. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/45010.

Council of Science Editors:

Chaudhuri R. Science as practice: a methodological critique and case study. [Masters Thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1992. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/45010


Virginia Tech

2. Gatlin, Stephen H. William H. Sheldon's constitutional psychology: the somatotype as fiction.

Degree: MS, Science and Technology Studies, 1992, Virginia Tech

  In this thesis I argue that William H. Sheldon's somatotypes can be seen as fictional constructions. The traditional notion of idealization in prose fiction… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Psychology and literature; LD5655.V855 1992.G374

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Gatlin, S. H. (1992). William H. Sheldon's constitutional psychology: the somatotype as fiction. (Masters Thesis). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/45138

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Gatlin, Stephen H. “William H. Sheldon's constitutional psychology: the somatotype as fiction.” 1992. Masters Thesis, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/45138.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Gatlin, Stephen H. “William H. Sheldon's constitutional psychology: the somatotype as fiction.” 1992. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Gatlin SH. William H. Sheldon's constitutional psychology: the somatotype as fiction. [Internet] [Masters thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1992. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/45138.

Council of Science Editors:

Gatlin SH. William H. Sheldon's constitutional psychology: the somatotype as fiction. [Masters Thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1992. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/45138


Virginia Tech

3. Johnston, Peter J. Astronomers and the Hubble space telescope: an historical analysis.

Degree: MS, Science and Technology Studies, 1992, Virginia Tech

  In this thesis I describe a period in the Hubble Space Telescope's history during which a relatively small number of astronomers worked to encourage… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Astronomers; LD5655.V855 1992.J646

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Johnston, P. J. (1992). Astronomers and the Hubble space telescope: an historical analysis. (Masters Thesis). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/40825

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Johnston, Peter J. “Astronomers and the Hubble space telescope: an historical analysis.” 1992. Masters Thesis, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/40825.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Johnston, Peter J. “Astronomers and the Hubble space telescope: an historical analysis.” 1992. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Johnston PJ. Astronomers and the Hubble space telescope: an historical analysis. [Internet] [Masters thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1992. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/40825.

Council of Science Editors:

Johnston PJ. Astronomers and the Hubble space telescope: an historical analysis. [Masters Thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1992. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/40825


Virginia Tech

4. Blechschmidt, Lara C. Environmental ethics and the oyster of the Chesapeake Bay.

Degree: MS, Science and Technology Studies, 1992, Virginia Tech

 One of the primary concerns of science studies scholars is the translation and utilization of theory in practice. In this thesis, I address this concern… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Green movement.; LD5655.V855 1992.B532

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Blechschmidt, L. C. (1992). Environmental ethics and the oyster of the Chesapeake Bay. (Masters Thesis). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/44998

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Blechschmidt, Lara C. “Environmental ethics and the oyster of the Chesapeake Bay.” 1992. Masters Thesis, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/44998.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Blechschmidt, Lara C. “Environmental ethics and the oyster of the Chesapeake Bay.” 1992. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Blechschmidt LC. Environmental ethics and the oyster of the Chesapeake Bay. [Internet] [Masters thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1992. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/44998.

Council of Science Editors:

Blechschmidt LC. Environmental ethics and the oyster of the Chesapeake Bay. [Masters Thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1992. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/44998


Virginia Tech

5. Burrows, Andrea. Computers in organizations: a survey of PC Week articles between 1984 and 1988.

Degree: MS, Science and Technology Studies, 1988, Virginia Tech

 The concern of this thesis is the role technology plays in organizational change. The specific issue addressed is the introduction of personal computers (PCs) into… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Technological innovations; LD5655.V855 1988.B875

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APA (6th Edition):

Burrows, A. (1988). Computers in organizations: a survey of PC Week articles between 1984 and 1988. (Masters Thesis). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/43744

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Burrows, Andrea. “Computers in organizations: a survey of PC Week articles between 1984 and 1988.” 1988. Masters Thesis, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/43744.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Burrows, Andrea. “Computers in organizations: a survey of PC Week articles between 1984 and 1988.” 1988. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Burrows A. Computers in organizations: a survey of PC Week articles between 1984 and 1988. [Internet] [Masters thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1988. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/43744.

Council of Science Editors:

Burrows A. Computers in organizations: a survey of PC Week articles between 1984 and 1988. [Masters Thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1988. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/43744


Virginia Tech

6. Saridakis, Voula. Converging Elements in the Development of Late Seventeenth-Century Disciplinary Astronomy: Instrumentation, Education, and the Hevelius-Hooke Controversy.

Degree: PhD, Science and Technology Studies, 2001, Virginia Tech

 In this dissertation, I examine astronomical practice in the second half of the seventeenth century by analyzing the nature of observation and instrumentation within an… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: history of astronomy; Robert Hooke; Johannes Hevelius; telescopic sights

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APA (6th Edition):

Saridakis, V. (2001). Converging Elements in the Development of Late Seventeenth-Century Disciplinary Astronomy: Instrumentation, Education, and the Hevelius-Hooke Controversy. (Doctoral Dissertation). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/29611

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Saridakis, Voula. “Converging Elements in the Development of Late Seventeenth-Century Disciplinary Astronomy: Instrumentation, Education, and the Hevelius-Hooke Controversy.” 2001. Doctoral Dissertation, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/29611.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Saridakis, Voula. “Converging Elements in the Development of Late Seventeenth-Century Disciplinary Astronomy: Instrumentation, Education, and the Hevelius-Hooke Controversy.” 2001. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Saridakis V. Converging Elements in the Development of Late Seventeenth-Century Disciplinary Astronomy: Instrumentation, Education, and the Hevelius-Hooke Controversy. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 2001. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/29611.

Council of Science Editors:

Saridakis V. Converging Elements in the Development of Late Seventeenth-Century Disciplinary Astronomy: Instrumentation, Education, and the Hevelius-Hooke Controversy. [Doctoral Dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 2001. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/29611


Virginia Tech

7. Chen, Xiang. Theories, experiments, and human agents: the controversy between emissionists and undulationists in Britain, 1827-1859.

Degree: PhD, Science and Technology Studies, 1992, Virginia Tech

 This dissertation is an interdisciplinary study of scientific change. The undulatory theory of light replaces the emission theory of light in the early nineteenth century,… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Corpuscular theory of History 19th century - Light; Wave theory of light History 19th century - Light; Optics Great Britain History 19th century; LD5655.V856 1992.C536

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APA (6th Edition):

Chen, X. (1992). Theories, experiments, and human agents: the controversy between emissionists and undulationists in Britain, 1827-1859. (Doctoral Dissertation). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/37881

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Chen, Xiang. “Theories, experiments, and human agents: the controversy between emissionists and undulationists in Britain, 1827-1859.” 1992. Doctoral Dissertation, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/37881.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Chen, Xiang. “Theories, experiments, and human agents: the controversy between emissionists and undulationists in Britain, 1827-1859.” 1992. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Chen X. Theories, experiments, and human agents: the controversy between emissionists and undulationists in Britain, 1827-1859. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1992. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/37881.

Council of Science Editors:

Chen X. Theories, experiments, and human agents: the controversy between emissionists and undulationists in Britain, 1827-1859. [Doctoral Dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1992. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/37881


Virginia Tech

8. Gatlin, Stephen H. William H. Sheldon and the culture of the somatotype.

Degree: PhD, Science and Technology Studies, 1997, Virginia Tech

 The burden of this dissertation is to show that William Sheldon's somatotype project should be seen as an integral aspect of modernist culture. Sheldon engaged… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: social problems; modern society; technology; LD5655.V856 1997.G385

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APA (6th Edition):

Gatlin, S. H. (1997). William H. Sheldon and the culture of the somatotype. (Doctoral Dissertation). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/37907

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Gatlin, Stephen H. “William H. Sheldon and the culture of the somatotype.” 1997. Doctoral Dissertation, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/37907.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Gatlin, Stephen H. “William H. Sheldon and the culture of the somatotype.” 1997. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Gatlin SH. William H. Sheldon and the culture of the somatotype. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1997. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/37907.

Council of Science Editors:

Gatlin SH. William H. Sheldon and the culture of the somatotype. [Doctoral Dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1997. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/37907


Virginia Tech

9. Serchuk, Adam. Federal giants and wind energy entrepreneurs: utility-scale windpower in America 1970-1990.

Degree: PhD, Science and Technology Studies, 1995, Virginia Tech

 In 1994, the use of wind turbines for electricity generation verges on economic respectability. Two contradictory trends have prepared a fertile niche for utility-scale windpower.… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: entrepreneurs; energy; wind; Federal giants; LD5655.V856 1995.S473

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APA (6th Edition):

Serchuk, A. (1995). Federal giants and wind energy entrepreneurs: utility-scale windpower in America 1970-1990. (Doctoral Dissertation). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/29501

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Serchuk, Adam. “Federal giants and wind energy entrepreneurs: utility-scale windpower in America 1970-1990.” 1995. Doctoral Dissertation, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/29501.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Serchuk, Adam. “Federal giants and wind energy entrepreneurs: utility-scale windpower in America 1970-1990.” 1995. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Serchuk A. Federal giants and wind energy entrepreneurs: utility-scale windpower in America 1970-1990. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1995. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/29501.

Council of Science Editors:

Serchuk A. Federal giants and wind energy entrepreneurs: utility-scale windpower in America 1970-1990. [Doctoral Dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1995. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/29501


Virginia Tech

10. Burrows, Andrea C. A social study of women in contemporary biological sciences.

Degree: PhD, Science and Technology Studies, 1991, Virginia Tech

 I interviewed women in different fields of biological science and analyzed the interview data by picking out emerging themes. I compared these themes with issues… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Women in science; LD5655.V856 1991.B877

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APA (6th Edition):

Burrows, A. C. (1991). A social study of women in contemporary biological sciences. (Doctoral Dissertation). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/38974

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Burrows, Andrea C. “A social study of women in contemporary biological sciences.” 1991. Doctoral Dissertation, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/38974.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Burrows, Andrea C. “A social study of women in contemporary biological sciences.” 1991. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Burrows AC. A social study of women in contemporary biological sciences. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1991. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/38974.

Council of Science Editors:

Burrows AC. A social study of women in contemporary biological sciences. [Doctoral Dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1991. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/38974


Virginia Tech

11. Curfs, Garrit Thomas. Experiment as rhetoric in the cold fusion controversy.

Degree: MS, Science and Technology Studies, 1990, Virginia Tech

see document Advisors/Committee Members: Pitt, Joseph C. (committeechair), Barker, Peter (committee member), Fuller, Steven W. (committee member), Fuhrman, Ellsworth R. (committee member), Paterson, Robert A. (committee member).

Subjects/Keywords: Fusion; LD5655.V855 1990.C875

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Curfs, G. T. (1990). Experiment as rhetoric in the cold fusion controversy. (Masters Thesis). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/41605

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Curfs, Garrit Thomas. “Experiment as rhetoric in the cold fusion controversy.” 1990. Masters Thesis, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/41605.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Curfs, Garrit Thomas. “Experiment as rhetoric in the cold fusion controversy.” 1990. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Curfs GT. Experiment as rhetoric in the cold fusion controversy. [Internet] [Masters thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1990. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/41605.

Council of Science Editors:

Curfs GT. Experiment as rhetoric in the cold fusion controversy. [Masters Thesis]. Virginia Tech; 1990. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/41605


Virginia Tech

12. Downes, Stephen Matthew. Prospects for a cognitive science of science.

Degree: PhD, Science and Technology Studies, 1990, Virginia Tech

Subjects/Keywords: Science; LD5655.V856 1990.D686

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APA (6th Edition):

Downes, S. M. (1990). Prospects for a cognitive science of science. (Doctoral Dissertation). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/39251

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Downes, Stephen Matthew. “Prospects for a cognitive science of science.” 1990. Doctoral Dissertation, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/39251.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Downes, Stephen Matthew. “Prospects for a cognitive science of science.” 1990. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Downes SM. Prospects for a cognitive science of science. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1990. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/39251.

Council of Science Editors:

Downes SM. Prospects for a cognitive science of science. [Doctoral Dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1990. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/39251


Virginia Tech

13. Hauger, J. Scott. Reading machines for the blind: a study of federally supported technology development and innovation.

Degree: PhD, Science and Technology Studies, 1995, Virginia Tech

 In 1943, Vannevar Bush established a federal government program within the wartime Office of Scientific Research and Development to develop sensory aids for the blind.… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Blind; Disability; Innovation; Technology; Reading; LD5655.V856 1995.H384

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APA (6th Edition):

Hauger, J. S. (1995). Reading machines for the blind: a study of federally supported technology development and innovation. (Doctoral Dissertation). Virginia Tech. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10919/26321

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Hauger, J Scott. “Reading machines for the blind: a study of federally supported technology development and innovation.” 1995. Doctoral Dissertation, Virginia Tech. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://hdl.handle.net/10919/26321.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Hauger, J Scott. “Reading machines for the blind: a study of federally supported technology development and innovation.” 1995. Web. 19 Oct 2020.

Vancouver:

Hauger JS. Reading machines for the blind: a study of federally supported technology development and innovation. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1995. [cited 2020 Oct 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/26321.

Council of Science Editors:

Hauger JS. Reading machines for the blind: a study of federally supported technology development and innovation. [Doctoral Dissertation]. Virginia Tech; 1995. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/10919/26321

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