Ph.D., D.Soc.Sc. Osmo Pekonen is docent of history of science. His thesis in this field was in French: “La Rencontre des religions autour du voyage de l’abbé Réginald Outhier en Suède en 1736-1737” (Lapland University Press, 2010). It can be ordered via the author.

Fields of interest: history of mathematics; history of French science; the Age of Enlightenment.

Latest book: Salaperäinen Venus (about the history of the transits of Venus)


Osmo Pekonen
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FIN-40014 University of Jyväskylä
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