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Unnatural Nature of Science - Wolpert, Lewis
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This book shows that many of our understandings about scientific thought can be corrected once we realise just how "unnatural" science actually is. Quoting scientists from Aristotle to Einstein, the author argues that scientific ideas are, with rare exceptions, counter-intuitive and that common sense often makes no sense at all. A passionate advocate of the beauty and importance of science, the author examines a range of issues, including why science and technology are quite different, why psychoanalysis is not properly ...

Unnatural Nature of Science 2000, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571169726


Unnatural Nature of Science 1998, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674929814

Trade paperback

The Unnatural Nature of Science: , 1993, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674929807


The Unnatural Nature of Science 1992, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571164905