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Understanding cosmology

Understanding cosmology

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Published by Warner Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmology

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesScientific American.
    Statementfrom the editors of Scientific American ; compiled and with introductions by Sandy Fritz ; foreword by Donald Goldsmith.
    SeriesScience made accessible
    ContributionsFritz, Sandy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB985 .U54 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 142 p. :
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23640372M
    ISBN 100446678732
    LC Control Number2001093909

    It is time for International Relations (IR) to join the relational revolution afoot in the natural and social sciences. To do so, more careful reflection is needed on cosmological assumptions in the sciences and also in the study and practice of international relations. In particular it is argued here that we need to pay careful attention to whether and how we think 'relationally'.   Well I would never suggest you to hop with a Stephen Hawking book in the very beginning! It would be difficult for you to assimilate. I am giving you scales from 1.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Byron Preiss book." Includes index. Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm. Series Title. Read "Understanding Cosmology" by Editors of Scientific American available from Rakuten Kobo. Drawn from the pages of Scientific American and collected here for the first time, this work contains updated and conden Brand: Grand Central Publishing.

      Understanding cosmology Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English "A Byron Preiss book." Includes index Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on J SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:   Cosmology Books - posted in Astro Art, Books, Websites & Other Media: Have you gotten into any particular Cosmology books? I did get some interesting jumping off points from the last book I read and enjoyed, Tegmarks Our Mathematical Universe. I thought I might check over this way for CN members experiences (recent or not) with Cosmology writing as well.


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