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Title The blind spot : science and the crisis of uncertainty / William Byers.
Author Byers, William, 1943-
Publication Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2011]
Copyright date ©2011
Description xii, 208 pages ; 24 pages
Call # 500 B
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The revelation of uncertainty -- The blind spot -- The blind spot revealed -- Certainty or wonder? -- Crisis! -- Ambiguity -- Self-reference : the human element in science -- The mystery of number -- Science as the ambiguous search for unity -- The still point -- Conclusion : living in a world of uncertainty.
Subject Science -- Social aspects.
Uncertainty (Information theory)
ISBN 0691146845
9780691146843

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