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To be fair, this book was published in No doubt William Gaunt sets himself a rather ambitious goal. How does one collapse the paintings, the various schools of thought and the enormous changes 3/5. Since the seventeenth century, many thinkers have made agency, in various forms, central to science. The Restless Clock examines the history of this principle, banning agency, in the life sciences. It also tells the story of dissenters embracing the opposite idea: that agency is essential to : University of Chicago Press. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Carroll, Peter N. Restless centuries. Minneapolis, Burgess Pub. Co.  (OCoLC) Since the seventeenth century, many thinkers have made agency, in various forms, central to science. The Restless Clock examines the history of this principle, banning agency, in the life sciences.
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