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The Resource Elegance in science : the beauty of simplicity, Ian Glynn

Elegance in science : the beauty of simplicity, Ian Glynn

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Elegance in science : the beauty of simplicity
Title
Elegance in science
Title remainder
the beauty of simplicity
Statement of responsibility
Ian Glynn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The elegance in science is not always obvious, but it does play an important role. Here, Ian Glynn selects historical examples from a wide range of sciences to draw out the principle of elegance, highlighting the role of beauty and simplicity in science and relating it to important philosophical issues
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StDuBDS
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Glynn, Ian
Dewey number
  • 501
  • 501
  • 501
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
Target audience
specialized
Label
Elegance in science : the beauty of simplicity, Ian Glynn
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780199578627
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 271 p.
Isbn
9780199578627
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Elegance in science : the beauty of simplicity, Ian Glynn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780199578627
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 271 p.
Isbn
9780199578627
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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