The Ideas That Changed the World: The Essential Guide to Modern Philosophy, Science, Math, and the Arts
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The Ideas That Changed the World: The Essential Guide to Modern Philosophy, Science, Math, and the Arts

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
     
 

Whether it’s how cells function and reproduce or the introduction of harmony into music, there are many ideas both large and small that have affected our way of life today. Intended as a jumping-off point for further contemplation and discussion, Ideas That Changed the Modern World explores landmarks in the biological sciences; mathematics and the

Overview

Whether it’s how cells function and reproduce or the introduction of harmony into music, there are many ideas both large and small that have affected our way of life today. Intended as a jumping-off point for further contemplation and discussion, Ideas That Changed the Modern World explores landmarks in the biological sciences; mathematics and the physical sciences; the arts; the social sciences, philosophy, and religion; and politics and the law. It’s an engaging journey through the history of creative human development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435123878
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
12/30/2010
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

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