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Practical mystic : religion, science, and A.S. Eddington

Author: Matthew Stanley
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Uses the figure of A S Eddington (1882-1944) - a pioneer in astrophysics, relativity, and the popularization of science, and a devout Quaker - to show how religious and scientific values can interact  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Stanley
ISBN: 9780226770970 0226770974
OCLC Number: 488959131
Awards: Short-listed for Dingle Prize 2009
Description: x, 313 p. : figures

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