Scientia Canadensis
Canadian Journal of the History of Science, Technology and Medicine
Revue canadienne d'histoire des sciences, des techniques et de la médecine

Volume 25, 2001

Table of contents (15 articles)


  1. L’histoire des infrastructures publiques


  1. Raising Standards: Public Works and Industrial Practice in Interwar Ontario
  2. Des rues et des hommes : les commencements des politiques publiques locales en matière de travaux publics à Montréal, 1796-1840

Essay Review / Essai critique

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

  1. The University of Manitoba: An Illustrated History. By J. M. Bumsted (Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2001. 240 p. ISBN 0-88755-653-1 $34.95)
  2. Common & Contested Ground: A Human and Environmental History of the Northwestern Plains. By Theodore Binneman. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2001. 288 p. ISBN 0-8061-3361-9 US$29.95)
  3. A Good and Wise Measure: The Search for the Canadian-American Boundary, 1783-1842. By Francis M. Carroll. (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001. 480 p. ISBN 0-8020-4829-3 $75 hb. ISBN 0-8020-8358-7 $29.95 pb.)
  4. The Keynesian Arithmetic in War-Time Canada: Development of the National Accounts 1939-1945. By Enid Barnett. (Kingston, On.: Harbinger House Press, second edition, 2000. 91 p. ISBN 0-9683129-3-4)
  5. Demography in Canada in the Twentieth Century. By Sylvia T. Wargon. (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2002. 327 p. ISBN 0-774-80818-7. $95)
  6. Discovery by Design: The Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of British Columbia. By Eric Damer. (Vancouver: Ronsdale Press, 2002. 226 p. ISBN 0-921870-95-7. $29.95)
  7. For King and Country: Lieutenant Colonel John By, R.E. Indefatigable Civil-Military Engineer. By Mark Andrews. (Merrickville, On.: Heritage Merrickville Foundation, 1998, 238 p. ISBN 0-9684014-0-6. $25)
  8. Telecom Nation: Telecommunications, Computers and Governments in Canada. By Laurence B. Mussio. (Montreal: McGill/Queen’s University Press, 2001. 307 p. ISBN 0-7735-2175-5. $49.95)
  9. La saga de l’amiante. Par François Dallaire. (Montréal : Danièle Shelton, éditrice (éditions Adage), 2001. 264 p. ISBN 2-921956-14-4. $20)
  10. Risky Business: Canada's Changing Science-Based Policy and Regulatory Regime. Edited by Bruce G. Doern and Ted Reed. (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2000. 385 p. ISBN 0-8020-4481-6 $60.00 hb. ISBN 0-8020-8262-9 $24.95 pb.)
  11. Histoire du service de santé de la ville de Montréal, 1875-1975. Par Benoît Gaumer, Georges Desrosiers et Othmar Keel. (Québec : Éditions de l’IQRC, 2002. 300 p. ISBN 2-89224-332-7 $28.)

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