Consilience: the unity of knowledge, Edward O. Wilson. 1st ed. p. cm. "A Borzoi book. The ongoing fragmentation of knowledge and resulting chaos in philosophy are not reflections of the real world but artifacts of scholarship.
Consilience: the unity of knowledge, Edward O. The proposi-tions of the original Enlightenment are increasingly favored by objec-tive evidence, especially from the natural sciences. Consilience is the key to unification. I prefer this word over "co-herence" because its rarity has preserved its precision, whereas coher-ence has several possible meanings, only one of which is consilience.
Consilience, a book by biologist Edward O. Wilson, is a masterful narrative of an amazing width of topics: science history, biology, Brain Sciences, Ecology, even an eloquant crticism of Post Modernism. In this book, Wilson proved himself one of the greatest writers of Popular science - lucid, clear, and often funny.
Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge is a 1998 book by biologist E. O. Wilson, in which the author discusses methods that have been used to unite the sciences and might in the future unite them with the humanities
Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge is a 1998 book by biologist E. Wilson, in which the author discusses methods that have been used to unite the sciences and might in the future unite them with the humanities. Wilson uses the term consilience to describe the synthesis of knowledge from different specialized fields of human endeavor.
Edward Osborne Wilson. However, many of Wilson's examples leave a bad taste in the figurative mouths of those professional philosophers and laypeople alike who believe in the power of human agency
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The biologist Edward O. Wilson is a rare scientist: having over a long career made signal contributions to population genetics . Wilson is a rare scientist: having over a long career made signal contributions to population genetics, evolutionary biology, entomology,.
Consilience The Unity of Knowledge. In a book that will stand as one of the greatest of the last 20 years, Wilson magisterially anticipates the convergence of scientific and humane knowledge in a synthesis which will transform our lives. 374 pages, no illustrations. Edward O Wilson is Curator in Entomology at the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard with which he has been connected since 1953. He has twice won the Pulitzer Prize, for ON HUMAN NATURE and THE ANTS.