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Inscribing Science

Scientific Texts and the Materiality of Communication

by Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht

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Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literary theory,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Sociology Of Science,
  • Semiotics & Theory,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Science / Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • General,
  • 19th century,
  • 20th century,
  • History,
  • Science,
  • Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTimothy Lenoir (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages476
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7928990M
    ISBN 100804727775
    ISBN 109780804727778


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