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Making Sense Of Nature

Pub Date : 2013-08-15 | Author : Noel Castree | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134613830
ISBN 13 : 1134613830

We listen to a cacophony of voices instructing us how to think and feel about nature, including our own bodies. The news media, wildlife documentaries, science magazines, and envir..


Making Sense Of Nature

Pub Date : 2013-08-15 | Author : Noel Castree | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134613908
ISBN 13 : 1134613903

We listen to a cacophony of voices instructing us how to think and feel about nature, including our own bodies. The news media, wildlife documentaries, science magazines, and envir..


The Intelligibility Of Nature

Pub Date : 2008-09-15 | Author : Peter Dear | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226139500
ISBN 13 : 0226139506

Throughout the history of the Western world, science has possessed an extraordinary amount of authority and prestige. And while its pedestal has been jostled by numerous evolutions..


Making Sense Of Life

Pub Date : 2009-06-30 | Author : Evelyn Fox KELLER | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674039440
ISBN 13 : 9780674039445

What do biologists want? If, unlike their counterparts in physics, biologists are generally wary of a grand, overarching theory, at what kinds of explanation do biologists aim? How..


Making Sense Of People

Pub Date : 2015-10-15 | Author : Samuel Barondes | Publisher : FT Press

ISBN 10 : 9780134214382
ISBN 13 : 0134214382

A NEW, MORE PRACTICAL EDITION OF THE POPULAR SCIENTIFIC GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING OTHER PEOPLE What really bothers you about your boss—or your daughter’s boyfriend? Why are you so..


Making Sense Of Genes

Pub Date : 2017-03-30 | Author : Kostas Kampourakis | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781107128132
ISBN 13 : 1107128137

An accessible but rigorous introduction to genes for non-experts, explaining what genes are and what they can and cannot do...


Our Oldest Task

Pub Date : 2017-08-28 | Author : Eric T. Freyfogle | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226326399
ISBN 13 : 022632639X

“This is a book about nature and culture,” Eric T. Freyfogle writes, “about our place and plight on earth, and the nagging challenges we face in living on it in ways that mig..