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The Island of Knowledge: The Limits of Science and the Search for Meaning - Marcelo Gleiser
The Island of Knowledge: The Limits of Science and the Search for Meaning
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Do all questions have answers? How much can we know about the world? Is there such a thing as an ultimate truth?To be human is to want to know, but what we are able to observe is only a tiny portion of what’s “out there.” In The Island of Knowledge, physicist Marcelo Gleiser traces our search for... show more
Do all questions have answers? How much can we know about the world? Is there such a thing as an ultimate truth?To be human is to want to know, but what we are able to observe is only a tiny portion of what’s “out there.” In The Island of Knowledge, physicist Marcelo Gleiser traces our search for answers to the most fundamental questions of existence. In so doing, he reach
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Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780465031719 (0465031714)
Publisher: Basic Books
Pages no: 335
Edition language: English
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5.0 The Island of Knowledge: The Limits of Science and the Search for Meaning
This author has done it again. I read books in order to find out about our universe and our place in it, and this book does better than any other book since his last book "A Tear at the Edge of Creation". I have no idea why his books do not become instant classics and aren't more widely read. He rea...
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