The half-life of facts : why everything we know has an expiration date
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New York : Current, 2012.
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viii, 242 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Rawlings Branch - ADULT
501 A
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English
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9781591844723 (hardback)

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [215]-234) and index.
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A new approach to uderstanding the ever-changing information that bombards us. Arbesman is an expert in scientometrics, literally the science of science--how we know what we know. It turns out that knowledge in most fields evolves in systematic and predictable ways, and understanding that evolution can enormously powerful--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Arbesman, S. (2012). The half-life of facts: why everything we know has an expiration date. New York: Current.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Arbesman, Samuel. 2012. The Half-life of Facts: Why Everything We Know Has an Expiration Date. New York: Current.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Arbesman, Samuel, The Half-life of Facts: Why Everything We Know Has an Expiration Date. New York: Current, 2012.

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Arbesman, Samuel. The Half-life of Facts: Why Everything We Know Has an Expiration Date. New York: Current, 2012. Print.

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