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Overcoming the Two Cultures: Science versus the Humanities in the Modern World-System
Sociology & Anthropology Faculty Book and Media Gallery
  • Richard E. Lee
  • Immanuel Walllerstein
  • Eric Mielants, Fairfield University
Role

Co-editors: Richard E. Lee, Immanuel Wallerstein

Contributing author: Eric Mielants

Document Type
Book
Description/Summary
Eric Mielants is a contributing author, "Reaction and Resistance: The Natural Sciences and the Humanities (1789-1945)," p. 34-54. Book description: This book tells the story of how the very idea of 'two cultures' - the so-called divorce between science and the humanities - was a creation of the modern world-system that was consolidated in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries by the establishment of the faculties and disciplines of the modern university system.
ISBN
9781594510687
Publication Date
1-1-2004
Publication Information

Mielants, Eric. “Reaction and Resistance: The Natural Sciences and the Humanities (1789-1945)” in Richard E. Lee & Immanuel Wallerstein (eds.) Overcoming the Two Cultures: Science versus the Humanities in the Modern World-System, Boulder, CO: Paradigm Press, 2004, p. 34-54.

Comments

Copyright 2004 Paradigm Press.

[A Turkish translation of this essay was published as “Tepki ve Direniş: Doğa Bilimleri ve Beşeri Bilimler, 1789-1945” in Immanuel Wallerstein & Richard Lee (eds.) Iki Kültüru Aşmak. Modern Dünya Sisteminde Fen Bilimleri ile Beşeri Bilimler Ayrılığı, Istanbul, Metis Books, 2007, p. 50-76.]

Citation Information
Richard E. Lee, Immanuel Walllerstein and Eric Mielants. Overcoming the Two Cultures: Science versus the Humanities in the Modern World-System. (2004)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/eric_mielants/14/