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ERIC Number: EJ633541
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0926-7220
Molecular Representations: Building Tentative Links between the History of Science and the Study of Cognition.
Yamalidou, Maria
Science and Education, v10 n5 p423-51 Sep 2001
Addresses questions concerning the cognitive character of 19th century British molecular discourse. Suggests that, precisely because of its fluid character, molecular discourse produced a common universe of meanings that sustained an ongoing thought experiment regarding the intimate structure of matter and that, by so doing, initiated a process of familiarization of scientists with the unobservable realm. (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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