Science, Technology, and Society by Sal Restivo
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Science, Technology, and Society
By Sal Restivo

Science, Technology, and Society

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Science, Technology, and Society by Sal Restivo

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Emphasizing an interdisciplinary and international coverage of the functions and effects of science and technology in society and culture, Science, Technology, and Society contains over 130 A to Z signed articles written by major scholars and experts from academic and scientific institutions and institutes worldwide. Each article is accompanied by a selected bibliography. Other features include extensive cross referencing throughout, a directory of contributors, and an extensive topical index.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780195141931
ISBN-10: 0195141938
Format: Hardback
(259mm x 187mm x 54mm)
Pages: 728
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 28-Jul-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Sal Restivo

Sal Restivo is Professor, Department of Science and Technology Studies at Renssalear Polytechnic Institute and President Emeritus of the Society for Social Studies of Science. His previous works include Comparative Studies in Science and Society (ed; 1974); The Social Relations of Physics, Mysticism, and Mathematics: Studies in Social Structure, Interests, and Ideas (1983); The Sociological Worldview (1991); Science, Society, and Values: Toward a Sociology of Objectivity (1994); Degrees of Compromise: Industrial Interests and Academic Values (2001).

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