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The Resource Science friction : where the known meets the unknown, Michael Shermer

Science friction : where the known meets the unknown, Michael Shermer

Label
Science friction : where the known meets the unknown
Title
Science friction
Title remainder
where the known meets the unknown
Statement of responsibility
Michael Shermer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of fourteen essays by a psychologist and social historian, exploring the personal barriers and biases that hamper scientific discoveries, from the heretical ideas about the boundaries of the universe to the scientific ideas behind Star Trek storylines
Writing style
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201836
Cataloging source
DLC
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Shermer, Michael
Dewey number
501
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Science
  • Science
Target audience
adult
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where the known meets the unknown
Label
Science friction : where the known meets the unknown, Michael Shermer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [269]-277) 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
Control code
497687
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxvii, 296 pages
Isbn
9780805077087
Lccn
2004051708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805077087
  • (Sirsi) ADP-9021
Label
Science friction : where the known meets the unknown, Michael Shermer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [269]-277) 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
Control code
497687
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxvii, 296 pages
Isbn
9780805077087
Lccn
2004051708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805077087
  • (Sirsi) ADP-9021

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