The Resource Scientifically speaking : a dictionary of quotations, selected and arranged by Carl C. Gaither and Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither ; illustrated by Andrew Slocombe, (ebook)

Scientifically speaking : a dictionary of quotations, selected and arranged by Carl C. Gaither and Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither ; illustrated by Andrew Slocombe, (ebook)

Label
Scientifically speaking : a dictionary of quotations
Title
Scientifically speaking
Title remainder
a dictionary of quotations
Statement of responsibility
selected and arranged by Carl C. Gaither and Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither ; illustrated by Andrew Slocombe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q173
LC item number
.S428 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gaither, Carl C.
  • Cavazos-Gaither, Alma E.
  • EBSCO Publishing (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Science
Label
Scientifically speaking : a dictionary of quotations, selected and arranged by Carl C. Gaither and Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither ; illustrated by Andrew Slocombe, (ebook)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=41408
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 352-388) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Analogy
  • Paradigm
  • 143
  • Paradox
  • 144
  • Prayer
  • 145
  • Prediction
  • 146
  • Probable Error
  • 148
  • 9
  • Problems
  • 149
  • Progress of Science
  • 152
  • Proof
  • 159
  • Propositions
  • 162
  • Publications
  • 163
  • Anti-Science
  • Reality
  • 168
  • Reason
  • 170
  • Relations
  • 172
  • Research
  • 174
  • Rules
  • 180
  • 12
  • Savant
  • 181
  • Science
  • 182
  • Science and Art
  • 258
  • Science and Freedom
  • 263
  • Science and God
  • 264
  • Applied Science
  • Science and Morals
  • 266
  • Science and Philosophy
  • 269
  • Science and Poetry
  • 273
  • Science and Politics
  • 275
  • Science and Religion
  • 277
  • 14
  • Science and Women
  • 291
  • Scientific
  • 294
  • Scientific Glossary
  • 307
  • Scientific Papers
  • 309
  • Scientist
  • 311
  • Axioms
  • Solution
  • 330
  • Technology
  • 331
  • Temple of Science
  • 333
  • Theory
  • 335
  • Truth
  • 342
  • 17
  • Understanding
  • 351
  • Beauty
  • 18
  • Abstraction
  • Books
  • 20
  • Chaos
  • 22
  • Common Sense
  • 23
  • Communication in Science
  • 26
  • Concepts
  • 30
  • 1
  • Data
  • 31
  • Definition
  • 32
  • Discovery
  • 34
  • Dogma
  • 43
  • Error
  • 45
  • Administration of Science
  • Ethics
  • 47
  • Experience
  • 49
  • Experiment
  • 52
  • Facts
  • 61
  • Failure
  • 67
  • 4
  • Formula
  • 68
  • Funding
  • 70
  • God
  • 71
  • History of Science
  • 74
  • Hypothesis
  • 80
  • Aesthetics
  • Imagination
  • 85
  • Induction
  • 89
  • Information
  • 90
  • Instruments
  • 92
  • Intuition
  • 94
  • 5
  • Invention
  • 95
  • Irrational
  • 96
  • Knowledge
  • 97
  • Language
  • 108
  • Laws
  • 110
  • Age of Science
  • Literature
  • 113
  • Logic
  • 116
  • Magic
  • 118
  • Man of Science
  • 121
  • Measurement
  • 127
  • 7
  • Metaphor
  • 130
  • Method
  • 131
  • Myth
  • 136
  • Observation
  • 138
  • Occam's Razor
  • 141
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 482 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585359595
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocm47009123
  • (OCoLC)47009123
Label
Scientifically speaking : a dictionary of quotations, selected and arranged by Carl C. Gaither and Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither ; illustrated by Andrew Slocombe, (ebook)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=41408
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 352-388) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Analogy
  • Paradigm
  • 143
  • Paradox
  • 144
  • Prayer
  • 145
  • Prediction
  • 146
  • Probable Error
  • 148
  • 9
  • Problems
  • 149
  • Progress of Science
  • 152
  • Proof
  • 159
  • Propositions
  • 162
  • Publications
  • 163
  • Anti-Science
  • Reality
  • 168
  • Reason
  • 170
  • Relations
  • 172
  • Research
  • 174
  • Rules
  • 180
  • 12
  • Savant
  • 181
  • Science
  • 182
  • Science and Art
  • 258
  • Science and Freedom
  • 263
  • Science and God
  • 264
  • Applied Science
  • Science and Morals
  • 266
  • Science and Philosophy
  • 269
  • Science and Poetry
  • 273
  • Science and Politics
  • 275
  • Science and Religion
  • 277
  • 14
  • Science and Women
  • 291
  • Scientific
  • 294
  • Scientific Glossary
  • 307
  • Scientific Papers
  • 309
  • Scientist
  • 311
  • Axioms
  • Solution
  • 330
  • Technology
  • 331
  • Temple of Science
  • 333
  • Theory
  • 335
  • Truth
  • 342
  • 17
  • Understanding
  • 351
  • Beauty
  • 18
  • Abstraction
  • Books
  • 20
  • Chaos
  • 22
  • Common Sense
  • 23
  • Communication in Science
  • 26
  • Concepts
  • 30
  • 1
  • Data
  • 31
  • Definition
  • 32
  • Discovery
  • 34
  • Dogma
  • 43
  • Error
  • 45
  • Administration of Science
  • Ethics
  • 47
  • Experience
  • 49
  • Experiment
  • 52
  • Facts
  • 61
  • Failure
  • 67
  • 4
  • Formula
  • 68
  • Funding
  • 70
  • God
  • 71
  • History of Science
  • 74
  • Hypothesis
  • 80
  • Aesthetics
  • Imagination
  • 85
  • Induction
  • 89
  • Information
  • 90
  • Instruments
  • 92
  • Intuition
  • 94
  • 5
  • Invention
  • 95
  • Irrational
  • 96
  • Knowledge
  • 97
  • Language
  • 108
  • Laws
  • 110
  • Age of Science
  • Literature
  • 113
  • Logic
  • 116
  • Magic
  • 118
  • Man of Science
  • 121
  • Measurement
  • 127
  • 7
  • Metaphor
  • 130
  • Method
  • 131
  • Myth
  • 136
  • Observation
  • 138
  • Occam's Razor
  • 141
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 482 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585359595
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocm47009123
  • (OCoLC)47009123

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