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The Tacit Dimension Paperback – 1 May 2009

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  • Paperback: 128 pages
  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press; Revised ed. edition (1 May 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0226672980
  • ISBN-13: 978-0226672984
  • Product Dimensions: 13.3 x 0.8 x 20.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 333,980 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Polanyi's work deserves serious attention, and this compact presentation of some of the essentials of his thought will serve to send more readers on to, or back to, Personal Knowledge."--Review of Metaphysics

About the Author

Michael Polanyi (1891-1976) was a Hungarian-British chemist and philosopher, a Fellow of the Royal Society, and a Fellow of Merton College, Oxford. He is the author of many books, including Science, Faith and Society and Personal Knowledge: Towards a Post-Critical Philosophy, both published by the University of Chicago Press.

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