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Michael Polanyi and his generation origins of the social construction of science

Author: Mary Jo Nye
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. The University of Chicago Press 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Investigates the role that Michael Polanyi and several of his contemporaries played in the emergence of the social turn in the philosophy of science. This title reconstructs Polanyi's scientific and  Read more...

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Named Person: Michael Polanyi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Jo Nye
ISBN: 9780226610634 0226610632 9780226610658 0226610659 9780226103174 022610317X
OCLC Number: 1050042446
Description: 405 p.
Responsibility: Mary Jo Nye.

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"There isn't a lot of current interest in who Polanyi was and how he came to hold the views he did. Mary Jo Nye's excellent and richly researched book aims to tell us and, along the way, uncovers a Read more...

 
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