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Making 20th century science

Stephen G. Brush

Making 20th century science

how theories became knowledge

by Stephen G. Brush

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science,
  • Methodology,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 501-512) and index.

    Other titlesMaking twentieth century science
    StatementStephen G. Brush with Ariel Segal
    ContributionsSegal, Ariel, 1976- author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ174.8 .B78 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 531 pages
    Number of Pages531
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27193673M
    ISBN 100199978158
    ISBN 109780199978151
    LC Control Number2014014220
    OCLC/WorldCa879642431

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