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- DescriptionThe natural history museum is a place where the line between high and low culture effectively vanishes - where our awe of nature, our taste for the bizarre and our thirst for knowledge all blend together. But, as this text shows, there is more going on in these institutions than just smart fun.
- Author BiographyStephen T. Asma is Professor of Philosophy and Interdisciplinary Humanities at Columbia College, in Chicago. He has written articles on a broad range of topics that bridge the humanities and sciences, including pieces in Chronicle of Higher Education and The Humanist, and he is a regular contributor to Skeptic Magazine. The author of the bestselling Buddha for Beginners, he lives in Chicago.
- Author(s)Stephen T. Asma
- PublisherOxford University Press Inc
- Date of Publication01/05/2001
- GenreLibrary & Information Science
- Place of PublicationNew York
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- First Published2003
- ImprintOxford University Press Inc
- Content Notenumerous halftones
- Weight504 g
- Width154 mm
- Height234 mm
- Spine21 mm
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