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The limits of science

Author: P B Medawar
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1985, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Medawar, with his incredible command of language and ability to clarify issues, defines the limits of science separating what happens within them from what must remain beyond in the fields of metaphysics, imaginative literature and religion.' Journal of the Institute of Health Education .
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P B Medawar
ISBN: 0192177443 9780192177445
OCLC Number: 11934621
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper & Row, 1984.
Includes index.
Description: xiii, 108 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Peter Medawar.

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Medawar, with his incredible command of language and ability to clarify issues, defines the limits of science separating what happens within them from what must remain beyond in the fields of metaphysics, imaginative literature and religion.' Journal of the Institute of Health Education .

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