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The Resource Just a theory : exploring the nature of science, Moti Ben-Ari

Just a theory : exploring the nature of science, Moti Ben-Ari

Label
Just a theory : exploring the nature of science
Title
Just a theory
Title remainder
exploring the nature of science
Statement of responsibility
Moti Ben-Ari
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ben-Ari, M.
Dewey number
501
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q175
LC item number
.B4195 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Research
  • Science
  • Scientism
  • Research
  • Science
  • Science
  • Scientism
Label
Just a theory : exploring the nature of science, Moti Ben-Ari
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Naive induction : what people think scientists do -- The nature of scientists : the biographical vignettes -- Just a theory : what scientists do -- Isaac Newton : from ascetic genius to acerbic manager -- Words scientists don't use : at least not the way you do -- Charles Darwin : hypochondriac revolutionary -- Falsificationism : if it might be wrong, it's science -- Albert Einstein : paradigm of a genius -- Pseudoscience : what some people do isn't science -- Louis Pasteur : serial scientist -- The sociology of science : scientists do it as a group -- Emmy Noether : against the current of discrimination -- Postmodernist critiques of science : is science universal? -- Judah Folkman : persistent outsider -- Science and religion : scientists just do science -- Edsger Dijkstra : bringing mathematics to computing -- Reductionism : the whole is the sum of its parts -- Linus Pauling : linking physics, chemistry, and biology -- Statistics : as reliable as a casino's profit -- John Snow : savior of London -- Logic and mathematics : scientists like it clear and precise -- Andrew Wiles : never say unsolvable -- Geology : modern science on the rocks -- Alfred Wegener : steadfast in science and on the ice -- The future of science : surprises or revolutions -- Edward Witten : the Einstein of today
Control code
57284003
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 237 pages
Isbn
9781591022855
Lccn
2004029953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1591022851
System control number
(OCoLC)57284003
Label
Just a theory : exploring the nature of science, Moti Ben-Ari
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Naive induction : what people think scientists do -- The nature of scientists : the biographical vignettes -- Just a theory : what scientists do -- Isaac Newton : from ascetic genius to acerbic manager -- Words scientists don't use : at least not the way you do -- Charles Darwin : hypochondriac revolutionary -- Falsificationism : if it might be wrong, it's science -- Albert Einstein : paradigm of a genius -- Pseudoscience : what some people do isn't science -- Louis Pasteur : serial scientist -- The sociology of science : scientists do it as a group -- Emmy Noether : against the current of discrimination -- Postmodernist critiques of science : is science universal? -- Judah Folkman : persistent outsider -- Science and religion : scientists just do science -- Edsger Dijkstra : bringing mathematics to computing -- Reductionism : the whole is the sum of its parts -- Linus Pauling : linking physics, chemistry, and biology -- Statistics : as reliable as a casino's profit -- John Snow : savior of London -- Logic and mathematics : scientists like it clear and precise -- Andrew Wiles : never say unsolvable -- Geology : modern science on the rocks -- Alfred Wegener : steadfast in science and on the ice -- The future of science : surprises or revolutions -- Edward Witten : the Einstein of today
Control code
57284003
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 237 pages
Isbn
9781591022855
Lccn
2004029953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1591022851
System control number
(OCoLC)57284003

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