The Two Cultures and a Second Look Author:C. P. Snow The Scientific Revolution burst upon the intellectual scene with the reverberation of an earthquake. World-wide reaction was immediate and intense. Argument pro and con raged in lecture rooms, periodicals, newspapers - among laymen as well as the cognoscenti. — In this famous work Sir Charles P. Snow described the dangerous split that exists betw... more »een our literary and scientific communities and warned that the West could lose the race in science and technology.
This new edition contains the original essay together with a new essay in which Sir Charles examines the controversy his ideas have stirred and reaffirms his belief that we have entered a new age in which science, tradition, and art have no choice but to unite.« less