Science is Human: Essays

By: Parton, H. N. [Hugh]; edited by M. H. Panckhurst

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


No signatures. Fading to dust-jacket spine. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; xiv, [2], 123 pages + portrait frontispiece. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 213mm x 137mm. Hugh Parton was Mellor Professor of Chemistry and Pro-Vice Chancellor at the University of Otago. This volume is "a selection of talks which he has given to many organisations and which demonstrated the remarkable breadth of his interests. The history and philosophy of science, science and the liberal arts, the university today [. . .]" - from dust-jacket blurb. Nine essays, including "Science and the Liberal Arts"; "Lavoisier and Priestley"; "Science is Human"; "Random Reflections on Science and Art"; "The Nature of Science".

Title: Science is Human: Essays

Author Name: Parton, H. N. [Hugh]; edited by M. H. Panckhurst

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dunedin, University of Otago Press: 1972

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 18348