Science and Poetry download free [PDF and Ebook] by Mary Midgley

Science and Poetry download free [PDF and Ebook] by Mary Midgley year 2006
  • Book name: Science and Poetry
  • Author: Mary Midgley
  • Release date: 2006/1/23
  • Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9780415378482
  • Rating: 9.34 of 10
  • Votes: 526
  • Review by: Natalie Hardy
  • Review rating: 9.86 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/26
  • Total pages: 328
  • Includes a PDF summary of 32 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Science, according to the received wisdom of the day, can answer any question we choose to put to it - even the most fundamental about ourselves, our behaviour and our cultures. But for Mary Midgley it can never be the whole story, as it cannot truly explain what it means to be human. In this typically crusading work, universally acclaimed as a classic on first publication, she powerfully asserts her corrective view that without poetry (or literature, or music, or history, or even theology) we cannot hope to understand our humanity. In this remarkable book, the reader is struck by both the simplicity and power of her argument and the sheer pleasure of reading one of our most accessible philosophers.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H40M56S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: History Of Science, Philosophy Of Science, Philosophy
  • Available formats: TCR, CSV, EPUB, WORD, TXT, DOC, OEB, PDF. Compressed in DMG, ALZ, TAR.XZ, RAR, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 19.21 USD
  • Dimensions: 133x197x24.64mm
  • Weight: 342g
  • Printed by: ROUTLEDGE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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