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This book questions the way that modern science and technology are considered able to liberate society from the erratic forces of nature. Modern science is implicated in a gamble on a technological society that will replace the natural world with a 'better' one. The author questions the rationality of this gamble and its implications for our lives.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781403989673
ISBN-10: 1403989672
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 19mm)
Pages: 241
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 10-Oct-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Karl Rogers

KARL ROGERS studied Physics and Philosophy at Lancaster University, UK. He received his PhD in the Philosophy of Science from the University of Bath, UK. He is a Research Fellow in Science Studies at Bath University and is the Co-founder of the John Dewey Center for Democracy and Education, Minneapolis.

Books By Author Karl Rogers