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The Future of the sciences and humanities

four analytical essays and a critical debate on the future of scholastic endeavour

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Published by Amsterdam University Press in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Philosophy.,
  • Science and the humanities.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementcontributions by James McAllister ... [et al.] ; edited by Peter Tindemans, Alexander Verrijn-Stuart and Rob Visser.
    ContributionsMcAllister, James W. 1962-, Tindemans, Peter A. J., 1947-, Verrijn Stuart, A. A., Visser, Robert Paul Willem.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ175.3 .F88 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination239 p. ;
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3663353M
    ISBN 109053565663
    LC Control Number2002550416

      The Future of Everything; Industries; We in the science departments would scoff at the lack of objective intellectual standards in the humanities, epitomized by a . Get this from a library! The Future of the sciences and humanities: four analytical essays and a critical debate on the future of scholastic endeavour. [James W McAllister; Peter A J Tindemans; A A Verrijn Stuart; Robert Paul Willem Visser;] -- The arts and sciences evolve by specialisation and broadening of their scopes. Much innovation results from unusual combinations of views and.

    The Future of the Humanities book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Foundations of Higher Education series4/5(13).   Over the past four decades, the humanities have been subject to a progressive devaluation within the academic world, with early instances .

    The acquisition through education of humanities and social sciences cannot be regarded just as an extension of knowledge capital. It provides professional engineers with means of new way of critical thinking and inquiry. Hudson in a study of humanities and engineering graduates found that humanities. actual percentages of Humanities concentrators between and also declined, more gently, from 21 to 17% (Figure 7). So did the number of enrollments in Humanities courses decline slightly between and , from 26% to 24% of Mapping the Future 7 7 See the Humanities Resource Center Online for more details and additional data.


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