The Science Gap: Dispelling the Myths and Understanding the Reality of Science

The Science Gap: Dispelling the Myths and Understanding the Reality of Science

by Milton A. Rothman
     
 

ISBN-10: 1591021642

ISBN-13: 9781591021643

Pub. Date: 11/28/2003

Publisher: Prometheus Books

At a time when there is an ever-widening gap between what the expert knows and what the average person believes, this accessible volume clearly explains the scientific facts and concepts that are indispensable for an understanding of our material universe.

Milton Rothman examines sixteen standard myths about the nature of science, demonstrating that much of what

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At a time when there is an ever-widening gap between what the expert knows and what the average person believes, this accessible volume clearly explains the scientific facts and concepts that are indispensable for an understanding of our material universe.

Milton Rothman examines sixteen standard myths about the nature of science, demonstrating that much of what passes for logical argumentation consists of the repetition of cliches and current folklore.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591021643
Publisher:
Prometheus Books
Publication date:
11/28/2003
Pages:
1
Product dimensions:
5.41(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.56(d)

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