ERIC Number: ED091182
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Apr
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Program on Public Conceptions of Science, Newsletter No. 3.
Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. Program on Public Conceptions of Science.
This newsletter is divided into six sections: Introduction and Call for Contributions, News Items and Coming events; Communications from Readers; Science-and-Society Courses and Programs; Selected Reading List on Science-and-Society Courses and Programs; and Bibliography #3. The bibliography is a list of books and articles intended to update the two preceding bibliographies. Entries are classified as relating to (1) assumptions, ethics, and goals and general world view of science, and to public attitudes toward it; (2) applications of recent advances in science and technology, and to government science policy; and (3) attempts to explain or defend science, technology, and the scientific endeavor, or modes of communicating science and technology to the public. (PEB)
Descriptors: Attitudes, Bibliographies, Communications, Government Role, Newsletters, Sciences, Scientific Enterprise, Technological Advancement
Program on Public Conceptions of Science, 358 Jefferson Physical Laboratory, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 (Free)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Authoring Institution: Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. Program on Public Conceptions of Science.