Insatiable curiosity : innovation in a fragile future / by Helga Nowotny ; translated by Mitch Cohen.

An influential scholar in science studies argues that innovation tames the insatiable and limitless curiosity driving science, and that society's acute ambivalence about this is an inevitable legacy of modernity. Curiosity is the main driving force behind scientific activity. Scientific curiosi...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Nowotny, Helga.
Format: Book
Language:English
German
Published: Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, ©2008.
Series:Inside technology.
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