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Nature's Imagination: The Frontiers of Scientific Vision

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Edited By: J Cornwell

206 pages, Figs

Oxford University Press

Hardback | Dec 1995 | #40529 | ISBN: 0198517750
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About this book

This book reflects the existing debate between the advocates of holism, and those who argue in favour of the continuing importance of reductionism as a key to understanding nature. With contributions from Oliver Sacks, Gerald M. Edelman, John Barrow and Roger Penrose, Nature's Imagination offers a fascinating look at the kinds of arguments which are changing the face of science and leading it into the next century.


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