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The Resource Insights of genius : imagery and creativity in science and art, Arthur I. Miller

Insights of genius : imagery and creativity in science and art, Arthur I. Miller

Label
Insights of genius : imagery and creativity in science and art
Title
Insights of genius
Title remainder
imagery and creativity in science and art
Statement of responsibility
Arthur I. Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"How can new knowledge be created from already existing knowledge? Insights of Genius shows how seeing in all it's many forms - insight, revelation, a distinctive point of view - is central to the greatest advances of the human intellect. Artists and scientists alike rely on visual representations of worlds both visible and invisible"--Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Arthur I
Dewey number
530/.01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QC6
LC item number
.M44 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Science
  • Creative ability in science
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Creative ability in science
  • Physics
  • Science
Label
Insights of genius : imagery and creativity in science and art, Arthur I. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Copernicus, ©1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Common Sense and Scientific Intuition; 2 The Intuition of Atoms; 3 Scientific Methods; 4 Faith in an Ordered Universe; 5 Speaking Realistically About Science; 6 The Reasonable Effectiveness of Mathematics in Physics; 7 Scientific Progress and Metaphors; 8 Visual Imagery in Scientific Thought; 9 Scientific Creativity; 10 Art, Science, and the History of Ideas; Conclusion; Photo Credits; Bibliography; Index
Control code
45734096
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st MIT Press pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 482 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262631990
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 3806
  • 9780262287340
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45734096
Label
Insights of genius : imagery and creativity in science and art, Arthur I. Miller
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Copernicus, ©1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Common Sense and Scientific Intuition; 2 The Intuition of Atoms; 3 Scientific Methods; 4 Faith in an Ordered Universe; 5 Speaking Realistically About Science; 6 The Reasonable Effectiveness of Mathematics in Physics; 7 Scientific Progress and Metaphors; 8 Visual Imagery in Scientific Thought; 9 Scientific Creativity; 10 Art, Science, and the History of Ideas; Conclusion; Photo Credits; Bibliography; Index
Control code
45734096
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st MIT Press pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 482 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262631990
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 3806
  • 9780262287340
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45734096

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