Three Crucial Developments In Nineteenth-Century America Preconditioned Subsequent Events For The Twentieth Century:

America’s obsession with a monolithic conception of positivist science understood primarily as technology rapidly became identified with the national destiny (innovations like the steam engine, telegraph, and railroads defeated the Confederacy). 2. Quantitative analysis expressed in mathematical equations emerging from the natural sciences of physics and chemistry became the exclusive model of scientific knowledge. 3. … More Three Crucial Developments In Nineteenth-Century America Preconditioned Subsequent Events For The Twentieth Century: