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Symbols & civilization: science, morals, religion, art by Ralph Gilbert Ross

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Published by Harcourt, Brace & World in New York .
Written in English


  • Science and civilization

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Statementby Ralph Ross with Ernest van den Haag.
LC ClassificationsCB151 .R58
The Physical Object
Pagination243 p.
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5859081M
LC Control Number62021848

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The nature of science --Language and thought --Logical analysis --Empirical methods of science --The scientific study of society --The role of science in society --Science, morals, and values --Science and free will --Communication, symbols, and society --Religion --Art and its social functions.   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK Symbols & civilization: science, morals, religion, art Item Preview remove-circle Symbols & civilization: science, morals, religion, art by Ross, Ralph Gilbert, Publication date TopicsPages: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ross, Ralph Gilbert, Symbols & civilization: science, morals, religion, art. New York, Harcourt, Brace & World [ About the Book The volumes of the PROJECT ON THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE, PHILOSOPHY AND CULTURE IN INDIAN CMUZATION aim at discovering the main aspects of India's heritage and present them in an interrelated way. These volumes, in spite of their unitary look, recognize the difference between the areas of material civilization and those of ideational culture.

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