Book 2014

The Tree of Knowledge

The Bright and the Dark Sides of Science

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ISBN: 978-3-319-01483-8 (Print) 978-3-319-01484-5 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

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    Pages 1-34

    Time of Growth

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    Chapter

    Pages 35-105

    Birth and Floruit of Science in the Occident

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    Chapter

    Pages 107-123

    Scientific Research as a Global Enterprise

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    Chapter

    Pages 125-177

    The Crisis of Growth

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    Chapter

    Pages 179-192

    Orthodoxy Versus Heresy

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    Chapter

    Pages 193-209

    The Dissemination of Knowledge

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    Chapter

    Pages 211-236

    Beyond Mankind

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    Chapter

    Pages 237-246

    Artificial Intelligence and Post-Humanity

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    Chapter

    Pages 247-264

    The Beginning and the “End”

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 265-286