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Science set free : 10 paths to new discovery

Author: Rupert Sheldrake
Publisher: New York : Deepak Chopra Books, ©2012.
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"In Science Set Free, Dr. Rupert Sheldrake, one of the world's most innovative scientists, shows the ways in which science is being constricted by assumptions that have hardened into dogmas that are not only limiting, but also dangerous for the future of humanity"--Front jacket flap.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rupert Sheldrake
ISBN: 9780770436704 0770436706 0770436722 9780770436728
OCLC Number: 808165840
Notes: Originally published in hardcover in Great Britain as The Science Delusion by Coronet, an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton, a Hachette UK company, London"--Title page verso.
Description: 390 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Is Nature mechanical? --
Is the total amount of matter and energy always the same? --
Are the laws of nature fixed? --
Is matter unconscious? --
Is nature purposeless? --
Is all biological inheritance material? --
Are memories stored as material traces? --
Are minds confined to brains? --
Are psychic phenomena illusory? --
Is mechanistic medicine the only kind that really works? --
Illusions of objectivity --
Scientific futures.
Responsibility: Rupert Sheldrake.
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"In Science Set Free, Dr. Rupert Sheldrake, one of the world's most innovative scientists, shows the ways in which science is being constricted by assumptions that have hardened into dogmas that are not only limiting, but also dangerous for the future of humanity"--Front jacket flap.

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