Scientia Canadensis
Canadian Journal of the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

Volume 25, 2001

Sommaire (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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