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The Hedgehog, the Fox, and the Magister's Pox

Mending the Gap between Science and the Humanities

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$21.50 • £17.95 • €19.50

ISBN 9780674061668

Publication Date: 10/01/2011

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288 pages

6 x 9 inches

36 halftones, 4 line illustrations

Belknap Press

Not for sale in UK & British Commonwealth (except Canada)

In his final book, Gould offers a surprising and nuanced study of the complex relationship between our two great ways of knowing: science and the humanities, twin realms of knowledge that have been divided against each other for far too long.

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