Science : method and meaning / edited by Samuel Rapport and Helen Wright. Academic editorial adviser: George M. Murphy.

; Wright, Helen, 1914-1997, editor
[New York] : New York University Press, 1963.

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Other Authors Wright, Helen, 1914-1997,
Subjects Science -- Methodology.
Science and civilization.
Series New York University library of science.
Description 258 pages ; 21 cm.
Copyright Date 1963.
Contents 1. Science and the scientist: A. The nature of scientific activity: The method of scientific investigation / T.H. Huxley -- The imperfections of science / Warren Weaver -- In the name of science / Martin Gardner -- B. Observation, hypothesis, experiment: How Agassiz taught me to see / Nathaniel Shaler -- The courtship of the scorpion / J. Henri Fabre -- Mysterious craters of the Carolina coast / Douglas Johnson -- Hypothesis / W.I.B. Beveridge -- The overthrow of the Phlogiston theory / James B. Conant -- Examples of experimental physiological investigation / Claude Bernard -- C. Discovery: Chance / W.I.B. Beveridge -- Chain discoveries / ReneĢ Taton -- The act of discovery / John R. Baker -- Imagination creatix / John Livingston Loews -- The night prowler / Otto Loewi -- The miracle that saved the world / William L. Laurence -- 2. Science and the world around us: The fourth adjustment / Harlow Shapley -- Science and the education of free men / Edmund W. Sinnott -- Science and sensibility / Jacob Bronowski -- A scientific society -the beginnings / Glenn T. Seaborg -- Science as a means of international understanding / Werner Karl Heisenberg -- Religion and science / Alfred North Whitehead.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)517814
(OCoLC)ocm00517814
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WorldCat Identities Rapport, Samuel Berder, 1903-
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