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Pragmatism and uncertainty in the interwar years

Pemberton, Joanne Claire


This thesis investigates some key aspects of intellectual life in the interwar years. It examines a number of significant debates which took place in this period. It begins with a survey of the crisis literature which appeared at the end of the Great War. This is followed by an examination of arguments in favour of the scientific control of social development. The next debate is about the nature of science in the light of modern physics, and the lessons that modern physics was deemed to...[Show more]

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Date published: 1993
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d7786ae10c5f


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