The Resource Science a la Mode : Physical Fashions and Fictions, (electronic resource)

Science a la Mode : Physical Fashions and Fictions, (electronic resource)

Label
Science a la Mode : Physical Fashions and Fictions
Title
Science a la Mode
Title remainder
Physical Fashions and Fictions
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
These iconoclastic and witty essays are about what happens when scientists jump on band-wagons. Tony Rothman applies creative skepticism to contemporary fashions in science, including the ""standard model"" Big Bang theory, geodesic domes, the concept of nuclear winter, and sociological applications of the second law of thermodynamics. ""Rothman proves himself an excellent communicator ... I am grateful to him for he has enlarged my vision, increased my understanding, and made me more aware of the beauty of the patterns and connections of all the world.""--Dick Kovan, New Scientist ""These s
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
501
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q175.3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
Science a la Mode : Physical Fashions and Fictions, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Cover; Contents
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884012908
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (220 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400859856
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt737thc
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32972246
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884012908
  • jstor1400859859

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