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  • Science, Technology and Societyby Martin Bridgstock; David Burch; John Forge; John Laurent; Ian Lowe

    Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 38.00

    Provides a comprehensive introduction to the human, social and economic aspects of science and technology. It is broad, interdisciplinary and international, with a focus on Australia. The authors present complex issues in an accessible and engaging form. Invaluable for both students and teachers. more...

  • Ethics and Scienceby Adam Briggle; Carl Mitcham

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 25.00

    This book explores ethical issues at the interfaces of science, policy, religion and technology, cultivating the skills for critical analysis. more...

  • Mind Warsby Jonathan D. Moreno

    Bellevue Literary Press 2012; US$ 16.95

    Minority Report meets Dr. Strangelove in the true story of how neuroscience and related technologies are shaping national defense. more...

  • The Distraction Addictionby Alex Soojung-Kim Pang

    Little, Brown and Company 2013; US$ 14.99

    The question of our time: can we reclaim our lives in an age that feels busier and more distracting by the day? We've all found ourselves checking email at the dinner table, holding our breath while waiting for Outlook to load, or sitting hunched in front of a screen for an hour longer than we intended. Mobile devices and the web have... more...

  • The Logic of Scientific Discoveryby Karl Popper

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 26.95

    Described by the philosopher A.J. Ayer as a work of 'great originality and power', this book revolutionized contemporary thinking on science and knowledge. Ideas such as the now legendary doctrine of 'falsificationism' electrified the scientific community, influencing even working scientists, as well as post-war philosophy. This astonishing work ranks... more...

  • Unweaving the Rainbowby Richard Dawkins

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2000; US$ 14.99

    Did Newton "unweave the rainbow" by reducing it to its prismatic colors, as Keats contended? Did he, in other words, diminish beauty? Far from it, says acclaimed scientist Richard Dawkins; Newton's unweaving is the key to much of modern astronomy and to the breathtaking poetry of modern cosmology. Mysteries don't lose their poetry because they are... more...

  • Making Prehistoryby Derek Turner

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 38.00

    In this 2007 book, Derek Turner relates the scientific realism debate to the study of prehistory. more...

  • As the Future Catches Youby Juan Enriquez

    Crown Publishing Group 2001; US$ 13.95

    You will never look at the world in the same way after reading As the Future Catches You . Juan Enriquez puts you face to face with a series of unprecedented political, ethical, economic, and financial issues, dramatically demonstrating the cascading impact of the genetic, digital, and knowledge revolutions on your life. Genetics will be the dominant... more...

  • Newton as Philosopherby Andrew Janiak

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 27.00

    Andrew Janiak presents Newton as an original and sophisticated contributor to natural philosophy. more...

  • I Am a Strange Loopby Douglas R. Hofstadter

    Basic Books 2007; US$ 18.99

    Douglas Hofstadter?s critically acclaimed return to the themes of Gödel, Escher, Bach ?an original and controversial view of the nature of consciousness and identity. more...