Commercialization of Science

John Clute, Peter Nicholls, "The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Dec. 5, 2016
John Clute, Peter Nicholls, "The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction"

John Clute, Peter Nicholls, "The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction"
St. Martin's Press | 1993 | ISBN: 0312096186 | English | PDF | 1386 pages | 239.4 MB

This is the indispensable reference book on science fiction that now contains over 4,300 entries–a staggering 1,500 more than the original–and, at 1.2 million works, it is nearly half a million words longer than the first edition. For every reader who loves, uses and wishes to know more about science fiction.
Foundations of Probability Theory, Statistical Inference, and Statistical Theories of Science

Foundations of Probability Theory, Statistical Inference, and Statistical Theories of Science: Volume I Foundations and Philosophy of Epistemic…
by W.L. Harper, Cliff Hooker
English | 2013 | ISBN: 9027706174 | 309 pages | PDF | 41.91 MB

Belief in God in an Age of Science  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Nov. 28, 2016
Belief in God in an Age of Science

Belief in God in an Age of Science by John Polkinghorne
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0300099495 | 133 Pages | EPUB, MOBI, PDF | 2.8 MB

John Polkinghorne is a major figure in debates over the compatibility of science and religion.

The Philosophy of Science and Engineering Design  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Nov. 27, 2016
The Philosophy of Science and Engineering Design

Dingmar van Eck, "The Philosophy of Science and Engineering Design"
English | ISBN: 3319351540 | 2016 | 88 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Studies in the Methodology of Science  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 23, 2016
Studies in the Methodology of Science

Studies in the Methodology of Science
by Igor Hanzel
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3631665113 | 301 Pages | True PDF | 3.16 MB

The book discusses methodological issues relating to the philosophy of science and the natural and social sciences.

When the Earth Was Flat: All the bits of science we got wrong (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 16, 2016
When the Earth Was Flat: All the bits of science we got wrong (Repost)

Graeme Donald, "When the Earth Was Flat: All the bits of science we got wrong"
English | ISBN: 1843178680 | 2012 | EPUB/MOBI | 192 pages | 8 MB

A History of Science in Society: From Philosophy to Utility, Second Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 10, 2016
A History of Science in Society: From Philosophy to Utility, Second Edition

A History of Science in Society: From Philosophy to Utility, Second Edition by Andrew Ede, Lesley B. Cormack
2012 | ISBN: 1442604468 | English | 448 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Gaston Bachelard, Revised and Updated: Philosopher of Science and Imagination  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 9, 2016
Gaston Bachelard, Revised and Updated: Philosopher of Science and Imagination

Gaston Bachelard, Revised and Updated: Philosopher of Science and Imagination (SUNY Series in Contemporary French Thought) by Roch C Smith
2016 | ISBN: 1438461917 | English | 173 pages | PDF/EPUB | 0.8 MB/0.5 MB
Consuming Literature: Best Sellers and the Commercialization of Literary Production in Contemporary China

Consuming Literature: Best Sellers and the Commercialization of Literary Production in Contemporary China by Shuyu Kong
English | Dec. 14, 2004 | ISBN: 080474940X | 254 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book examines the changes taking place in literary writing and publishing in contemporary China under the influence of the emerging market economy. It focuses on the revival of literary best sellers in the Chinese book market and the establishment of a best-seller production machine.

BBC - The Story of Science (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 1, 2016
BBC - The Story of Science (2010)

BBC - The Story of Science (2010)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 6x~59mn | 10.3 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Science

Michael Mosley embarks on an informative and ambitious journey exploring how the evolution of scientific understanding is intimately interwoven with society's historical path. The Story Of Science: power, proof and passion; tells the story of the forces that came together to create scientific knowledge; the practical business of making instruments and machines; the great forces of history – revolutions, voyages of discovery and artistic movements – and the dogged determination of scientists and experimenters.