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Letters to a young scientist, Edward O. Wilson

Label
Letters to a young scientist
Title
Letters to a young scientist
Statement of responsibility
Edward O. Wilson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Edward O
Dewey number
570.92
Index
index present
LC call number
QH31.W64
LC item number
A4 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilson, Edward O.
  • Biologists
  • Naturalists
  • Science
Label
Letters to a young scientist, Edward O. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
You made the right choice -- The path to follow. First passion, then training ; Mathematics ; The path to follow -- The creative process. What is science? ; The creative process ; What it takes ; Most likely to succeed ; I never changed ; Archetypes of the scientific mind ; Scientists as explorers of the universe -- A life in science. A mentor and the start of a career ; The grails of field biology ; A celebration of audacity ; Know your subject, thoroughly -- Theory and the big picture. Science as universal knowledge ; Searching for new worlds on Earth ; The making of theories ; Biological theory on a grand scale ; Theory in the real world -- Truth and ethics. The scientific ethic
Control code
ocn812254231
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780871403773
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012051412
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Letters to a young scientist, Edward O. Wilson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
You made the right choice -- The path to follow. First passion, then training ; Mathematics ; The path to follow -- The creative process. What is science? ; The creative process ; What it takes ; Most likely to succeed ; I never changed ; Archetypes of the scientific mind ; Scientists as explorers of the universe -- A life in science. A mentor and the start of a career ; The grails of field biology ; A celebration of audacity ; Know your subject, thoroughly -- Theory and the big picture. Science as universal knowledge ; Searching for new worlds on Earth ; The making of theories ; Biological theory on a grand scale ; Theory in the real world -- Truth and ethics. The scientific ethic
Control code
ocn812254231
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780871403773
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012051412
Other physical details
ill.

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