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The Science Wars

Debating Scientific Knowledge and Technology (Contemporary Issues (Buffalo, N.Y.).)

by Keith Parsons

  • 243 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Prometheus Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of science,
  • Science and state,
  • Science And Public Policy,
  • Sociology Of Science,
  • Political Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • General,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Science,
  • Social Aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8740145M
    ISBN 101573929948
    ISBN 109781573929943

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