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

Download

The Why of Things - a book by Rabins, Peter V.

The Why of Things

Causality in Science, Medicine, and Life

The Why of Things( )
Author: Rabins, Peter V.
ISBN:978-0-231-53545-8
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Columbia University Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $19.95
Book Description:

Why was there a meltdown at the Fukushima power plant? Why do some people get cancer and not others? Why is global warming happening? Why does one person get depressed in the face of life’s vicissitudes while another finds resilience? Questions like these--questions of causality--form the basis of modern scientific inquiry, posing profound intellectual and methodological challenges for researchers in the physical, natural, biomedical, and social sciences. In this...
More Description

Book Details
Pages:304
Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / General
Science / Philosophy & Social Aspects
Science / Life Sciences / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
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 Kept Woman
Slaughter, Karin
Paperback: $27.99
The Hidden Life of Trees
Wohlleben, Peter
Hardback: $24.95
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Baum, L. Frank
Paperback: $6.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.