Models as Make-Believe: Imagination, Fiction and Scientific Representation

Palgrave-Macmillan (2012)
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Models as Make-Believe offers a new approach to scientific modelling by looking to an unlikely source of inspiration: the dolls and toy trucks of children's games of make-believe.
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2012
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9780230301214   0230301215   1349336874
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