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Author Wilson, Edward O.

Title Letters to a young scientist / Edward O. Wilson.

Publication Info. New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a Division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    570.92 WIL    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    570.92 WIL    DUE 10-29-20
Edition First edition.
Description 244 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
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Contents You made the right choice -- The path to follow. First passion, then training ; Mathematics ; The path to follow -- The creative process. What is science? ; The creative process ; What it takes ; Most likely to succeed ; I never changed ; Archetypes of the scientific mind ; Scientists as explorers of the universe -- A life in science. A mentor and the start of a career ; The grails of field biology ; A celebration of audacity ; Know your subject, thoroughly -- Theory and the big picture. Science as universal knowledge ; Searching for new worlds on Earth ; The making of theories ; Biological theory on a grand scale ; Theory in the real world -- Truth and ethics. The scientific ethic.
Subject Wilson, Edward O. -- Correspondence.
Biologists -- United States -- Correspondence.
Naturalists -- United States -- Correspondence.
Science.
Added Title Correspondence. Selections
ISBN 9780871403773 (hardcover)
0871403773 (hardcover)

 
    
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