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The Resource Wild Knowledge : Science, Language, and Social Life in a Fragile Environment

Wild Knowledge : Science, Language, and Social Life in a Fragile Environment

Label
Wild Knowledge : Science, Language, and Social Life in a Fragile Environment
Title
Wild Knowledge
Title remainder
Science, Language, and Social Life in a Fragile Environment
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Science is an incoherent form of knowledge, and, despite technical proficiency, it is conceptually wrong, wrong about nature, and wrong about knowledge" (p. 3). With this radical premise, Will Wright's intentions in this book are to challenge the
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wright, Will
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
  • Language and languages
  • Environmental policy
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Environmental policy
  • Human ecology
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
  • Language and languages
Label
Wild Knowledge : Science, Language, and Social Life in a Fragile Environment
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Preface; Introduction: Ecological Incoherence; ONE: The Desperate Privilege of Science; TWO: Belief Systems; THREE: Nature as Politics; FOUR: The Mathematics of Knowledge; FIVE: The Knowing Individual; SIX: Scientific Social Theory; SEVEN: The Dilemma of Rationality; EIGHT: The Reference to Language; NINE: The Ecology of Language; References; Index
Control code
ocn437191426
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816684243
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhf47
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437191426
Label
Wild Knowledge : Science, Language, and Social Life in a Fragile Environment
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Preface; Introduction: Ecological Incoherence; ONE: The Desperate Privilege of Science; TWO: Belief Systems; THREE: Nature as Politics; FOUR: The Mathematics of Knowledge; FIVE: The Knowing Individual; SIX: Scientific Social Theory; SEVEN: The Dilemma of Rationality; EIGHT: The Reference to Language; NINE: The Ecology of Language; References; Index
Control code
ocn437191426
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816684243
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhf47
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437191426

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