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Author Graff, Harvey J., author.

Title Undisciplining knowledge : interdisciplinarity in the twentieth century / Harvey J. Graff.

Publication Info. Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015.


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Description 1 online resource (343 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : the problem of interdisciplinarity in theory and practice over time -- Sciences of life and society in the making of the research university : genetic biology and sociology, 1890s-1920s -- Crossing and remaking boundaries : the humanities and communication, 1870s-1960s -- In search of unification for war and peace : social relations and operations research, 1930s-1960s -- Between mind and mentality : cognitive science and new histories, 1940s-1980s -- A material world and the making of lifeworlds : materials science and cultural studies, 1950s-1990s -- The past and future of interdisciplinarity : bioscience and literacy studies.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Interdisciplinary approach in education -- United States -- History.
Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives -- United States -- History.
Universities and colleges -- United States -- Departments -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Graff, Harvey J. Undisciplining knowledge : interdisciplinarity in the twentieth century. Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2015 xvi, 323 pages 9781421417455 2014041151
ISBN 9781421417455
9781421417462 (e-book)

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