The Resource A history of science in society : from philosophy to utility, Andrew Ede and Lesley B. Cormack

A history of science in society : from philosophy to utility, Andrew Ede and Lesley B. Cormack

Label
A history of science in society : from philosophy to utility
Title
A history of science in society
Title remainder
from philosophy to utility
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Ede and Lesley B. Cormack
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ede, Andrew
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Q125
LC item number
.E365 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cormack, Lesley B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Sciences
  • Sciences
  • Science
  • Science
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Soziale Funktion
Label
A history of science in society : from philosophy to utility, Andrew Ede and Lesley B. Cormack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The origins of natural philosophy -- The Roman era and the rise of Islam -- The revival of natural philosophy in western Europe -- Science in the Renaissance : the courtly philosophers -- The scientific revolution : contested territory -- The enlightenment and enterprise -- Science and empire -- Entering the atomic age -- Science and war -- The death of certainty -- 1957 : the year the world became a planet -- Man on the moon, microwave in the kitchen -- New frontiers : science and choice in the new millennium
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 435 p.
Isbn
9781442604469
Lccn
2012392133
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768535073
  • (OCoLC)ocn768535073
Label
A history of science in society : from philosophy to utility, Andrew Ede and Lesley B. Cormack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The origins of natural philosophy -- The Roman era and the rise of Islam -- The revival of natural philosophy in western Europe -- Science in the Renaissance : the courtly philosophers -- The scientific revolution : contested territory -- The enlightenment and enterprise -- Science and empire -- Entering the atomic age -- Science and war -- The death of certainty -- 1957 : the year the world became a planet -- Man on the moon, microwave in the kitchen -- New frontiers : science and choice in the new millennium
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 435 p.
Isbn
9781442604469
Lccn
2012392133
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768535073
  • (OCoLC)ocn768535073

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