An Examination of Drawings in Philosophical Transactions (1665 to present): The Evolution of the Scientific Image

By Lisa A. Best.

Published by The International Journal of the Book

Format Price
Article: Print $US10.00
Article: Electronic $US5.00

Philosophical Transactions was first published in 1665 and the purpose of this paper is to trace the use of illustrations in this journal from its inception to present volumes.

Keywords: History of Science, Scientific Inscription, Graphical Displays, Illustrations

International Journal of the Book, Volume 3, Issue 3, pp.45-54. Article: Print (Spiral Bound). Article: Electronic (PDF File; 971.895KB).

Dr. Lisa A. Best

Dr Lisa Best is an assistant professor of psychology at the University of New Brunswick in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. Her research interests include the history of graph use in science and graphical perception. She teaches courses in perception, cognitive neuroscience, human neuropsychology, and the history of psychology.


There are currently no reviews of this product.

Write a Review