The Nationalization of Scientific Knowledge in the Habsburg Empire, 1848-1918

Author(s): 
Ash, Mitchell G.
Author(s): 
Surman, Jan
ISBN: 
9780230289871
Date published: 
July 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£50.00

This volume challenges the widespread belief that scientific knowledge as such is international. Employing case studies from Austria, Poland, the Czech lands, and Hungary, the authors show how scientists in the late Habsburg Monarchy simultaneously nationalized and internationalized their knowledge.