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Download Science, Technology and Society Free Books

Cambridge University Press

English - 292 pages - ISBN-10: 0521587352 - ISBN-13: 9780521587358

2/5 by 77 votes


This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the human, social and economic aspects of science and technology. It examines a broad range of issues from a variety of perspectives, using examples and experiences from around the world. The authors present complex issues, including the responsibilities of scientists, ethical dilemmas and controversies, the Industrial Revolution, economic issues, public policy, and science and technology in developing countries. The book ends with a thoughtful and provocative look toward the future. It features extensive guides to further reading, as well as a useful section on information searching skills. This book will provoke, engage, inform and stimulate thoughtful discussion about culture, society and science. Broad and interdisciplinary, it will be of considerable value to both students and teachers.

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Michael Ivan

Could not let the book down Sure not a literary master piece, but as one of the reviewers stated, it will keep you turning the pages.

Ivan Johnson

Exciting to read and hard to put down

Michael Craig

It was damn awesome, sweet, the way of describing the romance was just marvellous

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