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  1. The Meaning of Relativity

    By Albert Einstein

    Series: Routledge Classics

    The world would be a very different place if it were not for Albert Einstein. Like Newton and Galileo before him, this remarkable scientist changed forever mankind's understanding of the universe. In 1921, five years after proclaiming his general theory of relativity, Einstein was awarded the Nobel...

    Published February 6th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Scientific Authorship

    Credit and Intellectual Property in Science

    Edited by Mario Biagioli, Peter Galison

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge

  3. A Japanese View of Nature

    The World of Living Things by Kinji Imanishi

    By Kinji Imanishi

    Edited by Pamela J. Asquith

    Series: Japan Anthropology Workshop Series

    Although Seibutsu no Sekai (The World of Living Things), the seminal 1941 work of Kinji Imanishi, had an enormous impact in Japan, both on scholars and on the general public, very little is known about it in the English-speaking world. This book makes the complete text available in English for the...

    Published September 5th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years

    Edited by Ian Jarvie, Sandra Pralong

    Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years presents a coherent survey of the reception and influence of Karl Popper's masterpiece The Open Society and its Enemies over the fifty years since its publication in 1945, as well as applying some of its principles to the context of modern Eastern Europe.This...

    Published August 29th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Wholeness and the Implicate Order

    By David Bohm

    Series: Routledge Classics

    David Bohm was one of the foremost scientific thinkers and philosophers of our time. Although deeply influenced by Einstein, he was also, more unusually for a scientist, inspired by mysticism. Indeed, in the 1970s and 1980s he made contact with both J. Krishnamurti and the Dalai Lama whose...

    Published July 4th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Conjectures and Refutations

    The Growth of Scientific Knowledge, 2nd Edition

    By Karl Popper

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Conjectures and Refutations is one of Karl Popper's most wide-ranging and popular works, notable not only for its acute insight into the way scientific knowledge grows, but also for applying those insights to politics and to history. It provides one of the clearest and most accessible statements of...

    Published May 2nd 2002 by Routledge

  7. The Logic of Scientific Discovery

    2nd Edition

    By Karl Popper

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Described by the philosopher A.J. Ayer as a work of 'great originality and power', this book revolutionized contemporary thinking on science and knowledge. Ideas such as the now legendary doctrine of 'falsificationism' electrified the scientific community, influencing even working scientists,...

    Published February 21st 2002 by Routledge

  8. Science and Poetry

    By Mary Midgley

    Crude materialism, reduction of mind to body, extreme individualism. All products of a 17th century scientific inheritance which looks at the parts of our existence at the expense of the whole.Cutting through myths of scientific omnipotence, Mary Midgley explores how this inheritance has so...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge

  9. Understanding Philosophy of Science

    By James Ladyman

    Few can imagine a world without telephones or televisions; many depend on computers and the Internet as part of daily life. Without scientific theory, these developments would not have been possible.In this exceptionally clear and engaging introduction to philosophy of science, James Ladyman...

    Published December 20th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Science and Technology Ethics

    By Dr Raymond E.Spier, Raymond E. Spier

    Series: Professional Ethics

    Science and Technology Ethics re-examines the ethics by which we live and asks the question: do we have in place the ethical guidelines through which we can incorporate these developments with the minimum of disruption and disaffection? It assesses the ethical systems in place and proposes new...

    Published November 15th 2001 by Routledge