The Aesthetic Dimension of Science - 1980 Nobel Conference by Deane W. Curtin, editor
This volume is the outgrowth of at 1980 conference held at Gustavus Adolphus College and sanctioned by the Nobel Foundation on the topic “The Aesthetic Dimension of Science.” Topics addressed include: “Is beauty an essential element in scientific inquiry?” and “Given a choice between a beautiful or elegant theory which appears not to fit the facts, which would be adopted?” The volume concludes with selections from a series of fruitful conversations among the five participants.
This hardcover book is in good condition with minor imperfections to the cover. Pages are in good condition. Owner’s stamp inside cover.
ISBN 10: 0802223931 / ISBN 13: 9780802223937
Publisher: Philosophical Library
Publication Date: 1982