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Alternative Sciences: Creativity And Authenticity In Two Indian Scientists

Price : $16.50
ISBN # : 9780195655285
Author : Nandy, Ashis
pages: 168
Edition : Paperback
Volumes : 1
Publisher : Oxford
Published : 2001

This work is a biographical sketch of the lives of two celebrated Indian scientists, J.C. Bose, the plant physiologist, and Srinivasa Ramanujan, one of the greatest untrained mathematical geniuses the world has ever known. Nandy discusses the extent to which the colonial context within which these two men worked impinged on the calibre and nature of their research.

This book was added to South Asia bookstore on Thursday 24 February, 2011.
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