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The end of science : facing the limits of knowledge in the twilight of the scientific age

Author: John Horgan; Jack Lenzo
Publisher: New York, New York : Basic Books, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A reissue of the classic work by John Horgan wherein he makes the powerful case that science is ending

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Horgan, John, 1953-
End of science : facing the limits of knowledge in the twilight of the scientific age.
New York, New York : Basic Books, ©2015
xxxiii, 333 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Horgan; Jack Lenzo
ISBN: 9780465050857 0465050859
OCLC Number: 905920357
Description: 1 online resource (367 pages)
Contents: Preface to the 2015 Edition: Rebooting The End of Science Introduction: Searching for The Answer 1. The End of Progress 2. The End of Philosophy 3. The End of Physics 4. The End of Cosmology 5. The End of Evolutionary Biology 6. The End of Social Science 7. The End of Neuroscience 8. The End of Chaoplexity 9. The End of Limitology 10. Scientific Theology, or The End of Machine Science Epilogue: The Terror of God Afterword: Loose Ends
Responsibility: John Horgan ; text design by Jack Lenzo.

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E. O. Wilson, Harvard University "Hugely entertaining." Washington Post Book World "In this wonderful, provocative book... Horgan's approach is to take us along while he buttonholes several dozen of Read more...

 
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