Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


Scientists As Prophets - a book by Walsh, Lynda

Scientists As Prophets

A Rhetorical Genealogy

Scientists As Prophets( )
Author: Walsh, Lynda
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
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:1.135 Pounds

Book Seller





Loading Stock Details...

Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

The Nature of the Beast
Penny, Louise
Paperback: $15.99
Scottoline, Lisa
Electronic book text:
The Invention of Nature
Wulf, Andrea
Paperback: $17.00

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.