Science and culture : a study of cohesive and disjunctive forces / edited by Gerald Holton.

Standardized Title:
Daedalus (Boston, Mass.), sponsor.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. , ©1965
Cambridge, Mass. : Riverside Press
Daedalus library; v. 4.
Daedalus library ; [v. 4]
xxxiii, 348 pages ; 24 cm
Science and civilization.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
United States Massachusetts Cambridge.
[1.] Definitions: Semantics of culture / Harry Levin
On Scientia / James S. Ackerman
Culture and social cohesion: an anthropologist's view / Edmund R. Leach
Unity and diversity in the modern intellectual disciplines: the role of the social sciences / Talcott Parsons
[2.] On coherences and transformations: Scientific concepts and cultural change / Harvey Brooks
The thematic imagination in science / Gerald Holton
The established dissenters / Don K. Price
The visual arts and the science: a proposal for collaboration / Gyorgy Kepes
The future as the basis for establishing a shared culture / Margaret Mead
[3.] On disjunction and alienation: Science and technology in popular culture / Oscar Handlin
Science in modern culture / Eric Weil
Remarks on a redefinition of culture / Herbert Marcuse
The disjunction of culture and social structure: some notes on the meaning of social reality / Daniel Bell
Science and man's nature / René Dubos
Toward a common scale of measurement / Robert S. Morison
The integrity of science / a report by the American Association for the Advancement of Science Committee on science in the promotion of human welfare.
Most of these essays, several in somewhat different form, were originally published in the winter 1965 issue of Daedalus.
"Copyright ©1965 by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences"--verso of title page.
"The Riverside Press, Cambridge."--title page,
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center copy gifted by Dr. Mark B. Adams in 2018.
Kislak Center copy retains dust jacket.
Penn Provenance:
Adams, Mark B. (former owner) (autograph) (Adams copy)
Penn Chronology:
Holton, Gerald James, editor.
Houghton Mifflin Company, publisher.
Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.), printer.
Mark B. Adams Emergence of Modern Science Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
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