wisdom of science

its relevance to culture and religion by R. Hanbury Brown

Publisher: Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Science -- Philosophy.,
  • Science -- Social aspects.,
  • Science -- Moral and ethical aspects.

Edition Notes

StatementR. Hanbury Brown.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ175 .B7946 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 194 p. :
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2536627M
ISBN 100521307260, 0521314488
LC Control Number85017469

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