Meinel, Christoph (1984) "... to make chemistry more applicable and generally beneficial." The Transition in Scientific Perspective in Eighteenth Century Chemistry. Angewandte Chemie International Edition 23, pp. 339-347.
In 1751, the Swedish chemist Johan Gottschalk Wallerius first differentiated between “pure” and “applied” chemistry, a distinction which was quickly adopted by the other branches of science. Behind this was a new scientific concept of chemistry which emphasized the importance of applying chemistry's accumulated knowledge and its capabilities of providing for the general economic benefit. It also ...
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|Institutions:||Philosophy, Art, and Society > Institut für Philosophie > Lehrstuhl für Wissenschaftsgeschichte (Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christoph Meinel)|
|Keywords:||History of chemistry|
|Subjects:||900 History & geography > 900 Geography & history|
000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Generalities, Science
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Unknown|
|Deposited On:||10 Mar 2010 11:49|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 14:00|