Questions of Science (Pearson Original eBook), 3rd Edition

Andrew Baker

Questions of Science (Pearson Original eBook), 3rd Edition

By Andrew Baker
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Table of contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Timeline of Thinkers
  • Timeline of Thoughts
  • Evolution of Science
  • Chapter 1. Introduction
  • Chapter 2. Humans: the measure of all things
  • Chapter 3. Men with beards: long beards
  • Chapter 4. I doubt it
  • Chapter 5. With good reason
  • Chapter 6. Here be dragons
  • Chapter 7. Stirrings of science
  • Chapter 8. Degrees of separation
  • Chapter 9. The Greek legacy
  • Chapter 10. A scientific focus
  • Chapter 11. Questions of science
  • Chapter 12. Creatures of habit
  • Chapter 13. A scientific method
  • Chapter 14. Outside the square
  • Chapter 15. Probably
  • Chapter 16. Human, all too human
  • Chapter 17. Cultures of science
  • Chapter 18. 21st Century Science
  • Chapter 19. Science in question
  • Chapter 20. How do we know?
  • Chapter 21. Sources
  • Index