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    Riddles in Your Teacup

    By Partha Ghose

    Paperback Save £0.14 = £25.85

    Natural phenomena and ordinary, everyday things often contain surprises and puzzles when we attempt to understand them in terms of basic physical principles. Trying to explain what we see around us can even help us to understand physical principles more fully. This book focuses on puzzles, both simple and advanced,...

    We Have Never Been Modern

    By Bruno Latour

    Paperback Save £4.03 = £21.92

    With the rise of science, we moderns believe, the world changed irrevocably, separating us forever from our primitive, premodern ancestors. But if we were to let go of this fond conviction, Bruno Latour asks, what would the world look like? His book, an anthropology of science, shows us how much...

    Knowing from Words: Western and Indian Philosophical Analysis of Understanding and Testimony

    Hardback Save £76.34 = £120.66

    Translating from Sanskrit some contemporary Indian Pandits' reactions to Western analytic accounts of meaning and knowledge, this title is suitable for advanced undergraduates in philosophy, for researchers - in Australia, Asia, Europe or America - on epistemology, theory of meaning, and, Indian or comparative philosophy.

    Practical Electron Microscopy: A Beginner\'s Illustrated Guide

    By Elaine Evelyn Hunter

    Paperback £29.45

    This is an extensively illustrated laboratory manual of transmission electron microscopy techniques for the technician, graduate student, or researcher.

    Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

    By Stanley J. Farlow

    Paperback Save £3.14 = £10.85

    Floquet Theory for Partial Differential Equations

    By Peter A. Kuchment

    Hardback £34.85

    Linear differential equations with periodic coefficients constitute a well developed part of the theory of ordinary differential equations [17, 94, 156, 177, 178, 272, 389].

    Los Alamos Primer

    By Robert Serber

    Hardback Save £13.52 = £26.43

    Presents the classified lectures that galvanized the Manhattan Project scientists. This work provides a brief history of the development of atomic physics up to the day that Serber stood before his blackboard at Los Alamos.

    Cybersexualities: A Reader in Feminist Theory, Cyborgs and Cyberspace

    By Jenny Wolmark

    Paperback Save £9.94 = £21.05

    Cyberspace, the cyborg and cyberpunk have given feminists new imaginative possibilities for thinking about embodiment and identity in relation to technology. This is the first anthology of the key essays on these potent metaphors.

    Cartoon Guide to Physics

    By Larry Gonick

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    If you think that a negative charge is something that shows up on your credit card bill, then this book should be of interest. It explains complex ideas with clear illustrations dealing with the principles of mechanics as well as the concepts of electricity and magnetism.

    Normal and the Pathological

    By Georges Canguilhem

    Paperback Save £6.34 = £15.66

    The Normal and the Pathological is one of the crucial contributions to the history of science in the last half century.

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