Time, Science and Society in China and the West: The Study of Time V

Time, Science and Society in China and the West: The Study of Time V

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ISBN-13: 9780870234958
Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press
Publication date: 08/11/1986
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 7.09(w) x 10.24(h) x (d)
Lexile: 1380L (what's this?)

About the Author

Founder of the International Society for the Study of Time, J.T. Fraser is author of Of Time, Passion, and Knowledge (1975), Time as Conflict (1978), and The Genesis and Evolution of Time (1982). The 1975 and 1982 books were Library of Science selections. The Voices of Time: A Cooperative Survey of Man's View of Time as Expressed by the Sciences and by the Humanities (2nd ed., 1981), which was commended by Science as deserving "the highest praise for bringing together in a single volume such a cluster of distinguished scholarship." He is the senior editor of The Study of Time Series (1972-) of which Time, Science, and Society in China and the West is the fifth volume.

The late N. Lawrence was Massachusetts Professor of Philosophy at Williams College and chair of the department. He held degrees in biology, divinity, and philosophy and taught at UCLA, Yale, Harvard, and from 1956 until his death in 1986, at Williams College. His works include books on Whitehead, on existential phenomenology, and on the philosophical themes in modern education; he coedited The Study of Time II-V.

F.C. Haber is professor of history at the University of Maryland, College Park. In addition to other publications, he has articles in The Study of Time I and II.

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