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The Two Cultures

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The notion that our society, its education system and its intellectual life, is characterized by a split between two cultures--the arts or humanities on one hand, and the sciences on the other--has a long history. The reissue of The Two Cultures and its successor piece, A Second Look (in which Snow responded to the controversy four years later) has a new introduction by Stefan Collini, charting the history and context of the debate, its implications and its afterlife.

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This reissue of "The Two Cultures" has a new introduction by Stefan Collini, charting the history and context of the debate, its implications and its afterlife.

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50th anniversary printing based on C.P Snow's Rede lecture of 1959 that brought the two cultures debate to prominence.

Synopsis:

This reissue of Snow's controversial Rede lecture of 1959 and it successor piece A Second Look has a new introduction that charts the history and context of the famous debate on the cultural split between the humanities and the sciences.

Synopsis:

This reissue of The Two Cultures has a new introduction by Stefan Collini, charting the history and context of the debate, its implications and its afterlife.

Table of Contents

Introduction Stefan Collini; Preface to the second edition; Part I. The Rede Lecture, 1959: 1. The two cultures; 2. Intellectuals as natural luddites; 3. The scientific revolution; 4. The rich and the poor; Part II. The Two Cultures: A Second Look; Notes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521457309
Author:
Collini, Stefan
Author:
Collini, Stefan
Author:
Snow, C. P.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Questions & Answers
Subject:
Sociology
Subject:
Sociology, anthropology and archaeology
Subject:
Social sciences
Subject:
Science and the humanities.
Subject:
General Philosophy
Subject:
General Technology
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Canto
Series Volume:
no. 6
Publication Date:
19930730
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
181
Dimensions:
8.44x5.30x.55 in. .47 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This reissue of "The Two Cultures" has a new introduction by Stefan Collini, charting the history and context of the debate, its implications and its afterlife.
"Synopsis" by , 50th anniversary printing based on C.P Snow's Rede lecture of 1959 that brought the two cultures debate to prominence.
"Synopsis" by , This reissue of Snow's controversial Rede lecture of 1959 and it successor piece A Second Look has a new introduction that charts the history and context of the famous debate on the cultural split between the humanities and the sciences.
"Synopsis" by , This reissue of The Two Cultures has a new introduction by Stefan Collini, charting the history and context of the debate, its implications and its afterlife.
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