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Philosophy & theory

Failure: Why Science is So Successful

ISBN : 9780199390106

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¥4,961
Author: 
Stuart Firestein
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 185 mm
Pub date
Nov 2015
The pursuit of science by professional scientists every day bears less and less resemblance to the perception of science by the general public. It is not the rule-based, methodical system for accumula ... Read more

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Flight from Wonder: An Investigation of Scientific Creativity

ISBN : 9780199988792

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¥8,789
Author: 
Albert Rothenberg
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2014
Scientific breakthroughs have had far-reaching social and physical effects on modern civilization, yet until recently, there have been relatively few investigations into the nature of scientific creat ... Read more

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From Zeno to Arbitrage: Essays on Quantity, Coherence, and Induction

ISBN : 9780199652808

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¥13,299
Author: 
Brian Skyrms
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 222 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
Brian Skyrms presents a set of influential essays on the nature of quantity, probability, coherence, and induction. The first part explores the nature of quantity and includes essays on tractarian nom ... Read more

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From Zeno to Arbitrage: Essays on Quantity, Coherence, and Induction

ISBN : 9780199652815

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¥5,731
Author: 
Brian Skyrms
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
146 x 214 mm
Pub date
Dec 2012
Brian Skyrms presents a set of influential essays on the nature of quantity, probability, coherence, and induction. The first part explores the nature of quantity and includes essays on tractarian nom ... Read more

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Geoffrey of Aspall: Questions on Aristotle's Physics: Part 1

ISBN : 9780197265994

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¥27,621
Author: 
E. Jennifer Ashworth; Sylvia Donati
Pages
700 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
Series
Auctores Britannici Medii Aevi
Geoffrey of Aspall, who died in 1287 and was master of Arts by 1262, was active at Oxford in the years 1255 to1265. He wrote commentaries on several Aristotelian works, and was certainly a major prota ... Read more

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Geoffrey of Aspall: Questions on Aristotle's Physics: Part 2

ISBN : 9780197266007

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¥20,460
Author: 
E. Jennifer Ashworth; Sylvia Donati
Pages
550 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
Series
Auctores Britannici Medii Aevi
Geoffrey of Aspall, who died in 1287 and was master of Arts by 1262, was active at Oxford in the years 1255 to1265. He wrote commentaries on several Aristotelian works, and was certainly a major prota ... Read more

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Higher Speculations: Grand Theories and Failed Revolutions in Physics and Cosmology

ISBN : 9780199599882

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¥9,713
Author: 
Helge Kragh
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
176 x 247 mm
Pub date
Jan 2011
Throughout history, people have tried to construct 'theories of everything': highly ambitious attempts to understand nature in its totality. This account presents these theories in their historical co ... Read more

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How Big is Big and How Small is Small: The Sizes of Everything and Why

ISBN : 9780199681198

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¥7,051
Author: 
Timothy Paul Smith
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 225 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
This book is about how big is the universe and how small are quarks, and what are the sizes of dozens of things between these two extremes. It describes the sizes of atoms and planets, quarks and gala ... Read more

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Innovation Generation and Creativity in the Sciences

ISBN : 9780199957637

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¥11,484
Author: 
Roberta B. Ness; Michael Goodman; Aisha S. Dickerson
Pages
412 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
181 x 252 mm
Pub date
Jan 2013
Whether you are a student or an established scientist, researcher, or engineer, you can learn to be more innovative. In Innovation Generation, internationally renowned physician and scientist Roberta ... Read more

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Innovation Generation: How to Produce Creative and Useful Scientific Ideas

ISBN : 9780199892594

Price(incl.tax): 
¥7,260
Author: 
Roberta B. Ness
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
Whether you are a student or an established scientist, researcher, or engineer, you can learn to be more innovative. In Innovation Generation, internationally renowned physician and scientist Roberta ... Read more

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