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The Oxford book of modern science writing

The Oxford book of modern science writing

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science.,
  • Scientists" writings.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesModern science writing
    Statement[edited by] Richard Dawkins.
    ContributionsDawkins, Richard, 1941-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ171 .O87 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 419 p. :
    Number of Pages419
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18868759M
    ISBN 100199216800
    ISBN 109780199216802
    LC Control Number2008295401

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    Selected and introduced by Richard Dawkins, The Oxford Book of Modern Science Writing is a celebration of the finest writing by scientists for a wider audience - revealing that many of the best scientists have displayed as much imagination and skill with the pen as they have in the laboratory. This is a rich and vibrant collection that captures the poetry and excitement of . The Oxford Book of Modern Science Writing is a weighty, comprehensive book with almost everything science has had to offer in the last hundred years or so, and while it may not be for the science novice, the ideas, theories, and hypotheses expressed in this book have reshaped science, and offered up hope and ideals for future answers and.

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"The Oxford Book of Modern Science Writing" is pages long so there is plenty of space for the bits and pieces that Dawkins has assembled. There are selections from work by my two fellow judges--Sagan on the notion of science, which is presented here in bits, and Hardin on what he called the development of the commons--neither of which I Author: The New York Review of Books.