Ignorance: How It Drives Science - Firestein, Stuart

Knowledge is a big subject, says Stuart Firestein, but ignorance is a bigger one. And it is ignorance-not knowledge-that is the true engine of science. Most of us have a false impression of science as a surefire, deliberate, step-by-step method for finding things out and getting things done. In fact, says Firestein, more often than not, science is ...

Ignorance: How It Drives Science 2012, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199828074