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Science in Movements
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Hepeng Jia
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-06 - Publisher: Routledge

This book analyses and compares the origins, evolutionary patterns and consequences of different science and technology controversies in China, including hydropower resistance, disputes surrounding genetically modified organisms and the nuclear power debate. The examination combines social movement theories, communication studies, and science and technology studies. Taking a multidisciplinary approach, the
Science in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 978
Authors: John Krige, Dominique Pestre
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-19 - Publisher: Routledge

With over forty chapters, written by leading scholars, this comprehensive volume represents the best work in America, Europe, and Asia. Geographical diversity of the authors is reflected in the different perspectives devoted to the subject, and all major disciplinary developments are covered. There are also sections concerning the countries that
Companion to Science in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 941
Authors: John Krige, Dominique Pestre
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This work on science in the 20th century represents work in America, Europe and Asia. It includes such topics as the countries that have made the most significant contributions, the relationship between science and industry and the importance of instrumentation.
Companion Encyclopedia of Science in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 978
Authors: John Krige, Dominique Pestre
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Routledge

With over forty chapters, written by leading scholars, this comprehensive volume represents the best work in America, Europe and Asia. Geographical diversity of the authors is reflected in the different perspectives devoted to the subject, and all major disciplinary developments are covered. There are also sections concerning the countries that
Handbook of Science and Technology Studies
Language: en
Pages: 848
Authors: Sheila Jasanoff, Gerald E Markle, James C Peterson, Trevor Pinch
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-11-01 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

For the most current, comprehensive resource in this rapidly evolving field, look no further than the Revised Edition of the Handbook of Science and Technology Studies. This masterful volume is the first resource in more than 15 years to define, summarize, and synthesize this complex multidisciplinary, international field. Tightly edited