Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson

Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson

for $ 12.49 , or download a preview

12.49 Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson http://covers.feedbooks.net/item/53267.jpg?t=1406058904 http://www.feedbooks.com/item/53267/doubt-a-history-the-great-doubters-and-their-legacy-of-innovation-from-socrates-and-jesus-to-thomas-jefferson-and-emily-dickinson?utm_medium=uwishlist&utm_source=amazon

In the tradition of grand sweeping histories such as From Dawn To Decadence, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, and A History of God, Hecht champions doubt and questioning as one of the great and noble, if unheralded, intellectual traditions that distinguish the Western mind especially-from Socrates to Galileo and Darwin to Wittgenstein and Hawking. This is an account of the world's greatest ‘intellectual virtuosos,' who are also humanity's greatest doubters… (more)

Comments (0 comments)


No comment yet. Sign in to post a comment.

Book Details  


Publisher: HarperCollins e-books (September 28, 2010)

Collection: HarperCollins e-books

Format: EPUB

Page count: 576 pages

File size: 2.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


Look for similar items  


>
>