Modern Europe, 2011

zbarr@uchicago.edu


Research Interests

Habsburg Empire, Austria; history and philosophy of science; historical epistemology; popular science and the popularization of science; Austromarxism, the Vienna Circle, Wittgenstein, Ernst Mach

Dissertation

"Wissen, um zu Leben": Popularization and Popular Science as Epistemic Practice in Austrian Natural Science, 1880–1934

News

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Discusses his dissertation research in Dialogo (blog)