A selection of topics from the history of western science from the ancient philosophers to the human genome project reflecting our efforts to understand the natural world. Divided into four parts, the book examines the roots of scientific thinking in the ancient world, the Scientific Revolution, developments in the physical sciences, and an examination of the world of biology.
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Byron Wall is Associate Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at York University in Toronto, Canada. He teaches in the Division of Natural Science of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Science. He has a Ph.D. in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology from the University of Toronto
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Book Description Wall & Emerson, Inc., 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110921332521
Book Description Wall & Emerson, Inc. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0921332521 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.2074718