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Imagery in scientific thought

Arthur I. Miller

Imagery in scientific thought

creating twentieth century physics

by Arthur I. Miller

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Published by Birkhäuser in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Methodology,
  • Science -- History,
  • Creative thinking,
  • Imagery (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementArthur I. Miller.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ175 .M628 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 355 p. :
    Number of Pages355
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3183889M
    ISBN 100817631968
    LC Control Number83026649


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