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Social Issues In Science And Technology
     

Social Issues In Science And Technology

by David E Newton
 

ISBN-10: 0874369207

ISBN-13: 9780874369205

Pub. Date: 11/01/1999

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

A thought-provoking compendium exploring differing views, possible social impacts, and government policy decisions involving the impact of science and technology on human life.

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A thought-provoking compendium exploring differing views, possible social impacts, and government policy decisions involving the impact of science and technology on human life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874369205
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/01/1999
Pages:
303
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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Table of Contents

Preface
Social Issues in Science and Technology
Abortion
Alar
Alternative Therapies
Anencephalic Babies
Animal Rights
Appropriate Technology
Assisted Reproductive Technologies
Barrier Islands
Behavior Modification
Biological Determinism
Biometric Identification
Bison
Bovine Somatotropin
Captive Breeding Programs
Cassini Spacecraft
Chemical Castration
Chernobyl
Chlorofluorocarbons
Clearcutting
Cloning
Cold Fusion
Conservation and Preservation
Creatine
Creationism
Criminality and Heredity
Cyclamates
DDT
Deicing Roads
Delaney Clause
DNA Fingerprinting
Dobson Unit
Drug Testing
Drug Testing in the Workplace
Early-Term Surgical Abortions
Echinacea
Electrical Stimulation of the Brain
Electroconvulsive Shock Therapy
Endangered Species Act
Environmental Justice
Ethanol as a Fuel
Eugenics
Euthanasia
Faith Healing
Feedlot Pollution
Fetal Tissue Research
Fluoridation
Formaldehyde
Genetic Testing
Genetically Manipulated Foods
Global Warming
Grazing Legislation
Halons
Hazardous Wastes, International Dumping
Headwaters Forest
Health Hazards of Electromagnetic Fields
HIV and AIDS
Homosexual Behavior
Human Experimentation
Human Gene Therapy
Human Genome Project
Hydrochlorofluorocarbons
Indoor Air Pollution
Intact Dilation Evacuation
IQ
Irradiation of Food
Kennewick Man
Legalization of Drugs
The Limits to Growth
Logging Roads
Masked Bobwhite Quail
Medical Uses of Marijuana
Mediterranean Fruit Fly
Methyl Bromide
Montreal Protocol
``Morning-After'' Pill
MTBE
Multiple Use/Sustained Yield
Nature versus Nurture
Needle Exchange Programs
Noise Pollution
Northwest Forest Plan
Nuclear Power Plants
Nuclear Wastes
Nuclear Weapons
Nuclear Winter
The Oceans
Olestra
Organ Transplantation
Ozone Depletion
Ozone Depletion Potential
Particle Accelerators
Pollutant Standard Index
Polybrominated Biphenyls
Polychlorinated Biphenyls
Polygraph
Population
Prescribed Burn
Privacy and the Internet
Psychosurgery
Radon
Rain Forests
Research, Basic and Applied
Right to Die
Ritalin
RU486
Saccharin
Sagebrush Rebellion
Salton Sea
Savage Rapids Dam
Science and Religion
Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
Secondhand Smoke
Slash-and-Burn
Sociobiology
Space Station
Sterilization, Human
Steroids
Stream Channelization
Superfund
Three Mile Island
Tris
Vitamins and Minerals
Water Rights
Wetlands
White Abalone
Wild Horses and Burros
Wildlife Management
Selected Bibliography
Index

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