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Trust in numbers

the pursuit of objectivity in science and public life

by Theodore M. Porter

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Social aspects.,
  • Objectivity.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-301) and index.

    StatementTheodore M. Porter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ175.5 .P67 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 310 p. ;
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1096825M
    ISBN 100691037760
    LC Control Number94021440

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