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Science : the glorious entertainment.

Author: Jacques Barzun
Publisher: New York, Harper & Row [1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Barzun, Jacques, 1907-
Science, the glorious entertainment.
New York : Harper & Row, ©1964
(OCoLC)600290721
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Barzun
OCLC Number: 390355
Description: x, 322 pages 22 cm
Contents: To the reader --
One culture, not two --
Love and hatred of the machine --
Science the unknown --
Science the glorious entertainment --
The cult of research and creativity --
Science the unteachable --
Behavioral science --
Misbehavioral science --
The treason of the artist --
The burden of modernity --
One mind in many modes.

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