The Essential Tension
Selected Studies in Scientific Tradition and Change
University of Chicago Press, 9780226458069, 390pp.
Publication Date: March 15, 1979
About the Author
Thomas S. Kuhn (1922–96) was the Laurence Rockefeller Professor of linguistics and philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His books include The Essential Tension; Black-Body Theory and the Quantum Discontinuity, 1894–1912; and The Copernican Revolution.