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Possible worlds and other papers

Author: J B S Haldane
Publisher: New York ; London : Harper & Brothers, 1928.
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Haldane, J.B.S. (John Burdon Sanderson), 1892-1964.
Possible worlds and other papers.
New York ; London : Harper & Brothers, 1928
(OCoLC)947015902
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J B S Haldane
ISBN: 0836924525 9780836924527
OCLC Number: 581279
Notes: On cover: A scientist looks at science.
A series of papers dealing with the possibilities which scientific research work is opening up, treating of political and religious, as well as scientific, subjects.
Description: viii pages, 1 leaf, 305, [1] pages ; 22 cm
Contents: On scales --
Some dates --
On being the right size --
Darwinism to-day --
Enzymes --
Vitamins --
Man as a sea beast --
Food control in insect societies --
Oxygen want --
Water poisoning and salt poisoning --
Immunity --
Blood transfusion --
Cancer research --
The fight with tuberculosis --
Food poisoning --
The time factor in medicine --
On being one's own rabbit --
What use is astronomy? --
Kant and scientific thought --
Thomas Henry Huxley --
William Bateson --
The future of biology --
Nationality and research --
Scientific research for amateurs --
Should scientific research be rewarded? --
Science and politics --
Eugenics and social reform --
Occupational mortality --
When I am dead --
The duty of doubt --
Science and theology as art forms --
Meroz --
Some enemies of science --
Possible worlds --
Man's destiny.
Responsibility: by J.B.S. Haldane ...

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