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The scientific life

Steven Shapin

The scientific life

a moral history of a late modern vocation

by Steven Shapin

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientists -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Science -- Economic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSteven Shapin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ180.55.M67 S53 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16475205M
    ISBN 100226750248
    ISBN 109780226750248
    LC Control Number2008004588

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