Inventions and Inventors

Inventions and Inventors

This new addition to the Magill's Choice series examines 160 of the most significant inventions of the 20th century,...

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The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable

The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable

A black swan is an event, positive or negative, that is deemed improbable yet causes massive consequences. In this...

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Survival Skills For Scientists

Survival Skills For Scientists

This book provides young scientists, from physicists through to sociologists, the counsel and tools that are needed...

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Representation and Invariance of Scientific Structures

Representation and Invariance of Scientific Structures

A fundamental reason for using formal methods in the philosophy of science is the desirability of having a fixed...

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General Systems Theory: Problems, Perspectives, Practice

General Systems Theory: Problems, Perspectives, Practice

Systems theorists see common principles in the structure and operation of systems of all kinds and sizes. They...

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Practical Extrapolation Methods: Theory and Applications

Practical Extrapolation Methods: Theory and Applications

An important problem that arises in many scientific and engineering applications is that of approximating limits...

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Divine Action and Natural Selection: Science, Faith and Evolution

Divine Action and Natural Selection: Science, Faith and Evolution

The debate between divine action, or faith, and natural selection, or science, is garnering tremendous interest....

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The Philosophy of Science

The Philosophy of Science

The philosophy of science is the branch of philosophy that examines the profound philosophical questions that arise...

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The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

How can we make intelligent decisions about our increasingly technology-driven lives if we don’t understand the...

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Charles Darwin (Blackwell Great Minds)

Charles Darwin (Blackwell Great Minds)

The definitive work on the philosophical nature and impact of thetheories of Charles Darwin, written by a well-known...

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