The Creative Moment: How Science Made Itself Alien to Modern Culture

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Tracing the history of scientific discovery, a physicist explains why scientific culture has become so inaccessible, beginning with Galileo, who described his theories in mathematical language in order to avoid trouble with the church. 15,000 first printing.

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Joseph Schwartz is a physicist and writer, author of Einstein for Beginners (with Michael McGuiness) and Partial Progress: The Politics of Science and Technology (with David Albury). He lives in London with his partner Susie Orbach and their two children.

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