Categories
Scientific books

Elementary Food Science

In addition, there is a completely new section which includes safety and sanitation as well as laboratory exercises in sensory, microbiological, and chemical quality tests, and processing methods for a variety of the foods described in previous chapters. Designed to be used by students that may not have an extensive background in the sciences, this…

Categories
Scientific books

Frankenstein’s Science, Experimentation and Discovery in Romantic Culture, 1780-1830

Frankenstein’s Science contextualizes this widely taught novel in contemporary scientific and literary debates, providing new historical scholarship into areas of science and pseudo-science that generated fierce controversy in Mary Shelley’s time: anatomy

Categories
Scientific books

Cognitive Science, An Introduction

Cognitive Science is a single-source undergraduate text that broadly surveys the theories and empirical results of cognitive science within a consistent computational perspective. In addition to covering the individual contributions of psychology, philosophy, linguistics, and artificial intelligence to cognitive science, the book has been revised to introduce the connectionist approach as well as the classical…

Categories
Scientific books

The Cambridge History of Science: Volume 7, The Modern Social Sciences

An account of the history of the social sciences since the late eighteenth century.

Categories
Scientific books

Science Teaching, The Role of History and Philosophy of Science

The author argues that science teaching can be improved if the science curriculum includes the historical and philosophical dimensions of topics. He outlines the history of contextual approaches and explores curriculum developments that address questions about the nature of science.

Categories
Scientific books

Minds, Brains, and Science

Six lectures discuss the mind-body problem, artificial intelligence, the workings of the brain, the mental aspect of human action, prediction of human behavior, and free will

Categories
Scientific books

The Need for a Sacred Science

The meaning of a science rooted in the sacred, its contrast to modern science and its pertinence to us today.

Categories
Scientific books

Science, Reason, and Anthropology, The Principles of Rational Inquiry

For courses on anthropological theory, history, and methods… Science, Reason, and Anthropology explores the philosophical foundations of anthropology and identifies the fundamental principles of rational inquiry upon which all sound anthropological knowledge is based. As a field guide to critical thinking, with examples throughout, it is devoted to a thorough explication and analysis of the…

Categories
Scientific books

Science-fiction, the Early Years, A Full Description of More Than 3,000 Science-fiction Stories from Earliest Times to the Appearance of the Genre Magazines in 1930 : with Author, Title, and Motif Indexes

Contains author, title, and publishing information, and plot summaries

Categories
Scientific books

AQA Modular Science for GCSE

This brand new series consists of five textbooks, each with corresponding Teacher Support. GSCE Double Award is delivered by the Year 10 and 11 Higher texts. The Foundation Tier Double Award is delivered by the Year 10 and 11 Foundation texts. The Foundation and Higher texts can be used in parallel to cover a wide…