OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

Natural sciences & mathematics

Beyond the Finite: The Sublime in Art and Science

ISBN : 9780199737697

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,763
Author: 
Roald Hoffmann; Iain Boyd Whyte
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 211 mm
Pub date
Nov 2011
Throughout its long history, and not just as the key aesthetic category for the Romantic Movement, the sublime has created the necessary link between aesthetic and moral judgment, offering the prospec ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Branches: Nature's Patterns: A Tapestry in Three Parts

ISBN : 9780199604883

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,102
Author: 
Philip Ball
Pages
236 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
139 x 194 mm
Pub date
May 2011
As part of a trilogy of books exploring the science of patterns in nature, acclaimed science writer Philip Ball here looks at the form and growth of branching networks in the natural world, and what w ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Controversies in Science and Technology: From Sustainability to Surveillance

ISBN : 9780199383771

Price(incl.tax): 
¥10,318
Author: 
Daniel Lee Kleinman; Jo Handelsman; Karen A. Cloud-Hansen
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
When it comes to any current scientific debate, there are more than two sides to every story. Controversies in Science and Technology, Volume 4 analyzes controversial topics in science and technology ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Flow: Nature's Patterns: A Tapestry in Three Parts

ISBN : 9780199604876

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,102
Author: 
Philip Ball
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
135 x 195 mm
Pub date
May 2011
From the swirl of a wisp of smoke to eddies in rivers, and the huge persistent storm system that is the Great Spot on Jupiter, we see similar forms and patterns wherever there is flow - whether the mo ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Future Science: Essays from the Cutting Edge

ISBN : 9780199699353

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,826
Author: 
Max Brockman
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
144 x 195 mm
Pub date
Oct 2011
The next wave of science writing is here. Editor Max Brockman has talent-spotted 19 young scientists, working on leading-edge research across a wide range of fields. Nearly half of them are women, and ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Great Minds: Reflections of 111 Top Scientists

ISBN : 9780199336173

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,995
Author: 
Balazs Hargittai; Magdolna Hargittai; Istvan Hargittai
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 239 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
Throughout the 1990s and the 2000s, Istvan, Balazs, and Magdolna Hargittai conducted hundreds of interviews with leading scientists in physics, chemistry, materials, and biomedical research. These int ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Imagined Futures: Writing, Science, and Modernity in the To-Day and To-Morrow Book Series, 1923-31

ISBN : 9780198829454

Price(incl.tax): 
¥10,956
Author: 
Max Saunders
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 2019
This study provides the first substantial history and analysis of the To-Day and To-Morrow series of 110 books, published by Kegan Paul Trench and Trubner (and E. P. Dutton in the USA) from 1923 to 19 ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Origins: The Scientific Story of Creation

ISBN : 9780198707646

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,565
Author: 
Jim Baggott
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
168 x 236 mm
Pub date
Oct 2015
What is the nature of the material world? How does it work? What is the universe and how was it formed? What is life? Where do we come from and how did we evolve? How and why do we think? What does it ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Selected Writings

ISBN : 9780199583690

Price(incl.tax): 
¥2,002
Author: 
Galileo; Mark Davie
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Feb 2012
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Philosophy is written in this great book which is continually open before our eyes - I mean the universe...' Galileo's astronomical discoveries changed the way we look at the world, and our place i ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Shapes: Nature's Patterns: A Tapestry in Three Parts

ISBN : 9780199604869

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,102
Author: 
Philip Ball
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 195 mm
Pub date
May 2011
Patterns are everywhere in nature - in the ranks of clouds in the sky, the stripes of an angelfish, the arrangement of petals in flowers. Where does this order and regularity come from? It creates its ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details