Controversies in Science and Technology Volume 2: From Climate to Chromosomes
  • Controversies in Science and Technology Volume 2: From Climate to Chromosomes
  • Controversies in Science and Technology Volume 2: From Climate to Chromosomes

Controversies in Science and Technology Volume 2: From Climate to Chromosomes

by Daniel Lee Kleinman
     
 

Coming Soon --- A Must-Read New Volume!

This NEW volume of the Controversies in Science and Technology series explores five of the most controversial scientific issues facing our world today. This collection of informative and engaging essays addresses stem cell research, information technology, space exploration, global warming, and biology and gender. These… See more details below

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Coming Soon --- A Must-Read New Volume!

This NEW volume of the Controversies in Science and Technology series explores five of the most controversial scientific issues facing our world today. This collection of informative and engaging essays addresses stem cell research, information technology, space exploration, global warming, and biology and gender. These issues challenge our beliefs about each other, our planet, societal fairness, the concept of "knowing," and the definition of human life itself - these issues reach into our minds, hearts, and souls. Before making judgments and decisions that affect society we must first empower ourselves with all the knowledge and facts available. Every citizen should educate themselves and contribute to the ongoing debates involving these groundbreaking scientific and technological discoveries and advances.

Content Topics:

• Stem Cell Research - Science, Religion, and Public Policy
• Information Technology - Inequality, Identity, and Invasions of Privacy
• Space Exploration - Reasons and Risks
• Global Warming - Scientific Data, Social Impacts, and Political Debate
• Biology and Gender - Scientific Careers and Scientific Theories

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780913113424
Publisher:
Liebert, Mary Ann Incorporated
Publication date:
01/10/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

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