The Two Cultures / Edition 1

The Two Cultures / Edition 1

by C. P. Snow, Stefan Collini
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521457300

ISBN-13: 9780521457309

Pub. Date: 07/30/1993

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This reissue of Snow's controversial Rede lecture of 1959 and it successor piece A Second Look has a new introduction that charts the history and context of the famous debate on the cultural split between the humanities and the sciences.

Overview

This reissue of Snow's controversial Rede lecture of 1959 and it successor piece A Second Look has a new introduction that charts the history and context of the famous debate on the cultural split between the humanities and the sciences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521457309
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/30/1993
Series:
Canto Series
Edition description:
Canto Edition
Pages:
181
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Stefan Collini; Preface to the second edition; Part I. The Rede Lecture, 1959: 1. The two cultures; 2. Intellectuals as natural luddites; 3. The scientific revolution; 4. The rich and the poor; Part II. The Two Cultures: A Second Look; Notes.

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