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Author Strober, Myra H.

Title Interdisciplinary conversations : challenging habits of thought / Myra H. Strober
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 219 pages)
Contents Why study interdisciplinary conversations -- The calls for more interdisciplinarity -- Difficult dialogues : talking across cultures -- Being in one's comfort zone : the case of ethics -- Two cultures revisited -- Interdisciplinary dialogue within a broad field : the case of the social sciences -- Leadership: the key to success -- Outcomes of the conversations -- Talking across disciplines
Summary Six interdisciplinary faculty seminars were studied: on the social sciences, on inequality, on science studies, on ethics, on consilience, and on representation with the aim of providing guidance to others in how to profit from similar seminars
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Communication in learning and scholarship -- Case studies.
Communication in science -- Case studies.
Interdisciplinary research -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010010837
ISBN 0804775842 (electronic bk.)
9780804775847 (electronic bk.)