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Science and culture

by Joseph Agassi

  • 128 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Philosophy,
  • Science -- Social aspects,
  • Scientism,
  • Relativity

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joseph Agassi.
    SeriesBoston studies in the philosophy of science ;, v. 231
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ174 .B67 vol. 231, Q175 .B67 vol. 231
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3682064M
    ISBN 101402011563
    LC Control Number2003040008

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