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Michael Polanyi : scientist and philosopher / William Taussig Scott and Martin X. Moleski.

By: Scott, William T. (William Taussig), 1916-.
Contributor(s): Moleski, Martin X., 1952-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2005Description: xx, 364 p., [10] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 019517433X (hardcover : alk. paper); 9780195174335 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Polanyi, Michael, 1891-1976 | Science -- Philosophy -- Biography | Scientists -- Europe -- Biography | Science -- Philosophy -- HistoryOther classification: 08.25
Contents:
Early years -- Coming of age in the Great War -- Karlsruhe -- The Fiber Institute -- Institute for Physical Chemistry -- Physical chemistry and economics -- The philosophy of freedom -- Personal knowledge -- Scholar at large : 1959-1976 -- Merton College, Oxford -- At the wheel of the world -- The last years -- Epilogue.
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Book Science Museum London
Dana Research Centre Library: Books
Science & Technology Studies Collection 92 POL SCOTT (Browse shelf) Available 240255197X

Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-350 and index.

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