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Science and the modern world.

Author: Alfred North Whitehead
Publisher: New York : Free Press, [1967]
Series: Lowell Institute lectures, 1925.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred North Whitehead
ISBN: 0684836394 9780684836393 0029351901 9780029351901
OCLC Number: 1002772
Description: ix, 212 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The origins of modern science. --
Mathematics as an element in the history of thought. --
The century of genius. --
The eighteenth century. --
The romantic reaction. --
The nineteenth century. --
Relativity. --
The quantum theory. --
Science and philosophy. --
Abstraction. --
God. --
Religion and science. --
Requisites for social progress.
Series Title: Lowell Institute lectures, 1925.

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