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Scientists As Prophets - a book by Walsh, Lynda

Scientists As Prophets

A Rhetorical Genealogy

Scientists As Prophets( )
Author: Walsh, Lynda
ISBN:978-0-19-985709-8
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $115.00
Book Description:

In Scientists as Prophets, Lynda Walsh argues that our science advisors manufacture certainty for us in the face of the unknown. Through a series of cases reaching from the Delphic oracle to seventeenth-century London to Climategate, Walsh elucidates many of the problems with our current science-advising system.

Book Details
Pages:304
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Science / Philosophy & Social Aspects
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.318 x 9.243 x 0.866 Inches
Book Weight:1.1 Pounds

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