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Falling for science

Falling for science

objects in mind

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Study and teaching -- United States,
  • Engineering -- Study and teaching -- United States,
  • Technology -- Study and teaching -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSherry Turkle, editor.
    ContributionsTurkle, Sherry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ181.3 .F35 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17932997M
    ISBN 109780262201728
    LC Control Number2007020843

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