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The Resource Prematurity in scientific discovery : on resistance and neglect, edited by Ernest B. Hook

Prematurity in scientific discovery : on resistance and neglect, edited by Ernest B. Hook

Label
Prematurity in scientific discovery : on resistance and neglect
Title
Prematurity in scientific discovery
Title remainder
on resistance and neglect
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ernest B. Hook
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For centuries, observers have noted the many obstacles to intellectual change in science. In a much-discussed paper published in Scientific American in 1972, molecular biologist Gunther Stent proposed an explicit criterion for one kind of obstacle to scientific discovery
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hook, Ernest B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stent, Gunther S.
  • Stent, Gunther S.
  • Discoveries in science
  • Science
  • SCIENCE
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Discoveries in science
  • Science
  • Natuurwetenschappen
  • Ontdekkingen
Label
Prematurity in scientific discovery : on resistance and neglect, edited by Ernest B. Hook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Figures and Tables; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Chapter One: A Background to Prematurity and Resistance to "Discovery"; Chapter Two: Prematurity in Scientific Discovery; Chapter Three: Prematurity, Nuclear Fission, and the Transuranium Actinide Elements; Chapter Four: Resistance to Change and New Ideas in Physics: A Personal Perspective; Chapter Five: The Timeliness of the Discoveries of the Three Modes of Gene Transfer in Bacteria; Chapter Six: Scotoma: Forgetting and Neglect in Science; Chapter Seven: Prematurity and Delay in the Prevention of Scurvy
Control code
ocm51822035
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 378 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585441160
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4n68
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51822035
Label
Prematurity in scientific discovery : on resistance and neglect, edited by Ernest B. Hook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Figures and Tables; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Chapter One: A Background to Prematurity and Resistance to "Discovery"; Chapter Two: Prematurity in Scientific Discovery; Chapter Three: Prematurity, Nuclear Fission, and the Transuranium Actinide Elements; Chapter Four: Resistance to Change and New Ideas in Physics: A Personal Perspective; Chapter Five: The Timeliness of the Discoveries of the Three Modes of Gene Transfer in Bacteria; Chapter Six: Scotoma: Forgetting and Neglect in Science; Chapter Seven: Prematurity and Delay in the Prevention of Scurvy
Control code
ocm51822035
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 378 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585441160
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4n68
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51822035

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