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ERIC Number: ED324238
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Pages: 93
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-921332-15-7
Science in Society. An Annotated Guide to Resources.
McGee, David; And Others
This guide provides an introduction to the major issues and literature of science in society. The book is divided into four parts: (1) "The Nature of Science"; (2) "The Nature of Technology"; (3) "Humans in the Environment"; and (4) "Current Issues in Science." The first part covers a history of science technology are covered in the second. In the third, attitudes of humans toward nature and environmental decision making are discussed. Chemicals, nuclear energy, biotechnology, and computers are covered in the fourth part. Over 400 references are cited. (KR)
Walls and Emerson, Inc., 806 Central Avenue, P.O. Box 448686, Middletown, OH 45044-8686 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Prepared under the direction of the Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of Toronto.