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The Resource Closer to truth : science, meaning, and the future, Robert Lawrence Kuhn

Closer to truth : science, meaning, and the future, Robert Lawrence Kuhn

Label
Closer to truth : science, meaning, and the future
Title
Closer to truth
Title remainder
science, meaning, and the future
Statement of responsibility
Robert Lawrence Kuhn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kuhn, Robert Lawrence
Dewey number
500
Index
index present
LC call number
Q175.3
LC item number
.K84 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Research
  • Scientists
  • Critical thinking
  • Science
  • Science
  • Philosophy
  • Research
Label
Closer to truth : science, meaning, and the future, Robert Lawrence Kuhn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: No end for science exploration / Song Jian -- Introduction: What is closer to truth? -- Is science fiction science? -- Why is music so significant? -- Is consciousness an illusion? -- How does the autistic brain work? -- Does psychiatry have a split personality? -- Who gets to validate alternative medicine? -- Microbes : friend or foe? -- Testing new drugs : are people guinea pigs? -- How does order arise in the universe? -- How weird is the cosmos? -- Is the universe full of life? -- Will computers take a quantum leap? -- How does basic science support national security? -- Can religion withstand technology? -- Can we believe in both science and religion? -- Why ultimate reality works for us: Toward a taxonomy of possible explanations
Control code
76792097
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 306 pages
Isbn
9780275993894
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006038657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)76792097
Label
Closer to truth : science, meaning, and the future, Robert Lawrence Kuhn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: No end for science exploration / Song Jian -- Introduction: What is closer to truth? -- Is science fiction science? -- Why is music so significant? -- Is consciousness an illusion? -- How does the autistic brain work? -- Does psychiatry have a split personality? -- Who gets to validate alternative medicine? -- Microbes : friend or foe? -- Testing new drugs : are people guinea pigs? -- How does order arise in the universe? -- How weird is the cosmos? -- Is the universe full of life? -- Will computers take a quantum leap? -- How does basic science support national security? -- Can religion withstand technology? -- Can we believe in both science and religion? -- Why ultimate reality works for us: Toward a taxonomy of possible explanations
Control code
76792097
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 306 pages
Isbn
9780275993894
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006038657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)76792097

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