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Hawking incorporated : Stephen Hawking and the anthropology of the knowing subject / Helene Mialet .

By: Mialet, Hélène.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Chicago, Ill. ; London : The University of Chicago Press, c2012Description: ix, 266 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780226522265 (cloth : alkaline paper); 0226522261 (cloth : alkaline paper); 9780226522289 (paperback : alkaline paper); 0226522288 (paperback : alkaline paper).Subject(s): Hawking, S. W. (Stephen W.) | Physicists -- Great Britain -- Biography | People with disabilities in science | Communication in science | Self-help devices for people with disabilities | Mind and bodyDDC classification:
Contents:
The assistants and the machines -- The students -- The diagrams -- The media -- Reading Hawking's presence -- An interview with a self-effacing man -- At the beginning of forever -- Archiving Hawking -- The thinker -- Hawking meets Hawking -- Conclusion: a recurring question -- From exemplum to cipher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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