The Golem

Author: Harry M. Collins
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107604656
Size: 58.85 MB
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Second edition of a very well received title which demystifies science and is highly readable on complex subjects.

The Golem At Large

Author: Harry Collins
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107688280
Size: 76.81 MB
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The authors demonstrate that the imperfections in technology are related to the uncertainties in science described in the first volume.

Science Without Sense

Author: Steven J. Milloy
Publisher: Cato Institute
ISBN: 9781882577347
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Forget about science, the scientific method and all that other junk you learned before: this is the guide for the public-health superstar wanna-be!

An Introduction To Science And Technology Studies

Author: Sergio Sismondo
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 144435888X
Size: 50.93 MB
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After presenting the broad historical background to the field, the book explores a variety of relevant topics, among them realism and social construction, discourse and rhetoric, objectivity, and the role of experiment and theory.

Dr Golem

Author: Harry Collins
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1459605845
Size: 64.62 MB
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The problem lies in its well-meaning clumsiness. Dr. Golem explores some of the mysteries and complexities of medicine while untangling the inherent conundrums of scientific research and highlighting its vagaries.

The First Brain

Author: On? R. Pag?n
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199965056
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Collins HM, Pinch T (2012) The Golem: What You Should Know About Science (
Canto Classics). New York: Cambridge University Press; 2nd edition. Chapter 1.
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Beyond Engineering

Author: Robert Pool
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190283076
Size: 56.64 MB
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The cotton gin created the conditions that led to the Civil War. Now, in Beyond Engineering, science writer Robert Pool turns the question around to examine how society shapes technology.

The Quantum Doctor

Author: Amit Goswami
Publisher: Hampton Roads Publishing
ISBN: 9781612830438
Size: 63.97 MB
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Goswami boldly reinterprets the leading methods of alternative medicine--homeopathy, Chinese medicine, acupuncture, Ayurveda, and conventional medicine in this new edition of his popular book.

Science In Society

Author: Massimiano Bucchi
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134354878
Size: 30.49 MB
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In recent years sociologists have been increasingly preoccupied with the latter, and now in this fascinating book, Massimiano Bucchi provides a brief introduction to this topical issue.