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Science and society: selected essays,

Author: Alexander Vavoulis; A Wayne Colver
Publisher: San Francisco, Holden-Day [1966]
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Vavoulis, Alexander.
Science and society: selected essays.
San Francisco, Holden-Day [1966]
(OCoLC)654667721
Material Type: Film
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Vavoulis; A Wayne Colver
OCLC Number: 1175601
Description: v, 153 pages 23 cm
Contents: Galileo: a new science and a new spirit --
The nature of Newton's insight --
Potential energy: fact or myth? --
Doubt and uncertainty in science --
The explanation of laws --
The significance of the phlogiston theory --
Science, scientists, and politics --
The political consequence of the rise of science --
Wave or particle? --
Planck's discovery and the philosophical problems in nuclear physics --
Man and the atom --
Philosophical uses of science.
Responsibility: edited by Alexander Vavoulis and A. Wayne Colver.

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