OREN HARMAN and MICHAEL R. DIETRICH (eds). Dreamers, Visionaries, and Revolutionaries in the Life Sciences. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018, 336 pp.

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Name: History and philosophy of the life sciences
ISSN: 1742-6316
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