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Product Description: Looming large in both geological fact and sociocultural significance, mountains promise grandeur, picturesque natural beauty, good health and the chance to literally rise above the everyday--yet they also menace our imaginations with their harsh conditions, dangerous terrain and deep sense of isolation...read more
By Jeffery Kastner (contributor), Sina Najafi (editor), Christopher Turner (contributor) and Margaret Wertheim (contributor)

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9781932698237 | Cabinet, October 1, 2007, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Looming large in both geological fact and sociocultural significance, mountains promise grandeur, picturesque natural beauty, good health and the chance to literally rise above the everyday--yet they also menace our imaginations with their harsh conditions, dangerous terrain and deep sense of isolation.

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By Leslie Dick (contributor), Marion Endt-jones (contributor), Donna Haraway (foreword by), Christine Wertheim (editor) and Margaret Wertheim (editor)

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9780977962235 | Distributed Art Pub Inc, June 26, 2015, cover price $45.00

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Product Description: Cyberspace may seem an unlikely gateway for the soul. But as science commentator Margaret Wertheim argues in this "marvelously provocative" (Kirkus Reviews) book, cyberspace has in recent years become a repository for immense spiritual yearning...read more

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9780868247441 | Transworld Pub, August 1, 2000, cover price $17.50 | About this edition: Cyberspace may seem an unlikely gateway for the soul.
9780393046946, titled "The Pearly Gates of Cyberspace: A History of Space from Dante to the Internet" | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 1999, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The author of Pythagoras' Trousers explores the changing concepts of both physical space and spiritual space from the Middle Ages to the present day.

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9780393320534 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 2000), cover price $21.95 | also contains The Transformation of Academic Health Centers: Meeting the Challenges of Healthcare’s Changing Landscape | About this edition: In a masterful analysis of the geography of space, the author of Pythagoras' Trousers explores the changing concepts of both physical space and spiritual space from the Middle Ages to the present day.

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9780802715135 | Walker & Co, October 25, 2011, cover price $27.00

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9780802778727 | Reprint edition (Walker & Co, February 26, 2013), cover price $17.00

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A sociological history of physics, from ancient Greece up to the present, argues that the exclusion of women from the scientific community has meant that modern advances in physics reflect a male perspective. 17,500 first printing.

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9780812922004 | 1 edition (Times Books, August 1, 1995), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Presents a social and cultural history of physics and argues that the under-representation of women in the field is linked to the religious origins of the science

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Product Description: A spirited look at the relationship between physics and religion―and the implications for both sexes. Here is a fresh, astute social and cultural history of physics, from ancient Greece to our own time. From its inception, Margaret Wertheim shows, physics has been an overwhelmingly male-dominated activity; she argues that gender inequity in physics is a result of the religious origins of the enterprise...read more

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9780393317244 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1997, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: A spirited look at the relationship between physics and religion―and the implications for both sexes.

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