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Readings in philosophy of science

Philip P. Wiener

Readings in philosophy of science

introduction to the foundations and cultural aspects of the sciences.

by Philip P. Wiener

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Philosophy.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ175 .W6519
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 645 p.
    Number of Pages645
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6136625M
    LC Control Number53010493
    OCLC/WorldCa173239

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