Peter L. Galison is Pellegrino University Professor of the History of
Science and of Physics at Harvard University. He is the author of
several books, including Einstein's Clocks, Poincaré's
Maps (W. W. Norton, 2003), and has just finished (with Lorraine
Daston) Objectivity, a history of scientific objectivity
that will be published by Zone Books in 2007.
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