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Published by Perennial Library in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesAbacus and the rose.
Statementby J. Bronowski.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ171 .B8785 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 199 p. :
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2218658M
ISBN 100060972815
LC Control Number89045631

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Science and Human Values. by Jacob Bronowski. Introductory Essay by B. V. Subbarayappa. This remarkable short book comprises three essays: (i) The Creative Mind, (ii) The Habit of Truth, and (iii) The Sense of Human Dignity, based on the three lectures delivered by the author at MIT early in when he was Carnegie Professor there. Editions for Science & Human Values: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in Cited by: Get this from a library! Science and human values. [Jacob Bronowski] -- 'Science and Human Values' is a continuation of Bronowski's quest to make science part of our world and to hold that world to the rational and ethical values of the liberated human spirit. About this journal. For more than forty years Science, Technology, & Human Values (ST&HV) has provided the forum for cutting-edge research and debate in the field of science and technology hemendepo.com&HV is a double-blind peer-reviewed, bi-monthly, international, interdisciplinary journal containing research, analyses and commentary on the development and dynamics of science and .