Ignorance: How It Drives Science

Oxford University Press (2012)
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Stuart Firestein
Columbia University
Abstract
Machine generated contents note: -- Chapter 1. A Short View of Ignorance -- Chapter 2. Finding Out -- Chapter 3. Limits, Uncertainty, Impossibility, and Other Minor Problems -- Chapter 4. Unpredicting -- Chapter 5. The Quality of Ignorance -- Chapter 6. Ignorance in Action: Case Histories -- Chapter 7. Ignorance beyond the Lab.
Keywords Science Philosophy  Ignorance (Theory of knowledge  Discoveries in science  SCIENCE / General
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Call number Q175.32.K45.F57 2012
ISBN(s) 9780199828074   0199828075
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