The Resource Michael Polanyi and his generation : origins of the social construction of science, Mary Jo Nye, (electronic resource)

Michael Polanyi and his generation : origins of the social construction of science, Mary Jo Nye, (electronic resource)

Label
Michael Polanyi and his generation : origins of the social construction of science
Title
Michael Polanyi and his generation
Title remainder
origins of the social construction of science
Statement of responsibility
Mary Jo Nye
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Nye, Mary Jo
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
B945.P584
LC item number
N94 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polanyi, Michael
  • Polanyi, Michael
  • Jewish scientists
  • Jewish scientists
  • Science
  • Science
Label
Michael Polanyi and his generation : origins of the social construction of science, Mary Jo Nye, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Scientific culture in Europe and the refugee generation -- Germany and Weimar Berlin as the City of Science -- Origins of a social perspective: doing physical chemistry in Weimar Berlin -- Chemical dynamics and social dynamics in Berlin and Manchester -- Liberalism and the economic foundations of the "Republic of Science" -- Scientific freedom and the social functions of science -- Political foundations of the philosophies of science of Popper, Kuhn, and Polanyi -- Personal knowledge: argument, audiences, and sociological engagement -- Epilogue: SSK, scientific constructivism, and the paradoxical legacy of Polanyi and the 1930s generation
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 405 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC767538
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL767538
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10496527
  • (CaONFJC)MIL326803
  • (OCoLC)753480170
Label
Michael Polanyi and his generation : origins of the social construction of science, Mary Jo Nye, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Scientific culture in Europe and the refugee generation -- Germany and Weimar Berlin as the City of Science -- Origins of a social perspective: doing physical chemistry in Weimar Berlin -- Chemical dynamics and social dynamics in Berlin and Manchester -- Liberalism and the economic foundations of the "Republic of Science" -- Scientific freedom and the social functions of science -- Political foundations of the philosophies of science of Popper, Kuhn, and Polanyi -- Personal knowledge: argument, audiences, and sociological engagement -- Epilogue: SSK, scientific constructivism, and the paradoxical legacy of Polanyi and the 1930s generation
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 405 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC767538
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL767538
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10496527
  • (CaONFJC)MIL326803
  • (OCoLC)753480170

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