|Abstract||Britain's foremost living philosopher argues that myth, far from being in opposition to, is actually part and parcel of science. According to Midgley, myths are neither lies nor stories, but a network of powerful symbols that suggest particular ways of interpreting the world. In this interpretation she demolishes three of our most potent myths: the myth of the social contract, the myth of progress, and the myth of science.|
|Keywords||Myth Symbolism Philosophy|
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|Call number||BL304.M53 2003|
|ISBN(s)||0415340772 9780415309066 0415309069 9780415340779 9780415610247|
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