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Author: J B S Haldane
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, 2014.
Series: Routledge Library Editions., 20th Century Science ;, v. 9.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book offers an overview of a huge range of scientific achievements in the 20th century, specifically in the field of applied science. The majority of the essays originally appeared in papers and journals such as the Daily Worker, New Statesman and Nation, Science and Society and Nature. Insofar as one theme runs through them, it is the application of scientific knowledge for the benefit of human society. The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: J B S Haldane
ISBN: 9781317699101 1317699106 9781315779317 1315779315 1306787580 9781306787581
OCLC Number: 879947129
Description: 1 online resource (256 pages).
Contents: Preface 1. Some Great Men 2. Animals and Plants 3. Human Physiology and Evolution 4. Medicine 5. Hygiene 6. Inventions 7. Soviet Science and Nazi Science 8. Human life and Death at High Pressures
Series Title: Routledge Library Editions., 20th Century Science ;, v. 9.

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This book offers an overview of a huge range of scientific achievements in the 20th century, specifically in the field of applied science. The majority of the essays originally appeared in papers and journals such as the Daily Worker, New Statesman and Nation, Science and Society and Nature. Insofar as one theme runs through them, it is the application of scientific knowledge for the benefit of human society. The author is unashamed to present his perspective on some of the topics discussed in the context of his commitment to Marxism. This collection of essays, first published in 1947, thus of.

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