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growth of the experimental sciences

James Bryant Conant

growth of the experimental sciences

an experiment in general education

by James Bryant Conant

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Study and teaching.,
  • Science -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprogress report on the use of case method in teaching the principles of the tactics and strategy of science.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ181 .C559
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 67 p.
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6045988M
    LC Control Number49004242
    OCLC/WorldCa1194661

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