Logo

On the Dual Uses of Science and Ethics

Large book cover: On the Dual Uses of Science and Ethics

On the Dual Uses of Science and Ethics
by

Publisher: ANU Press
ISBN-13: 9781925021349
Number of pages: 410

Description:
Claims about the transformations enabled by modern science and medicine have been accompanied by an unsettling question in recent years: might the knowledge being produced undermine -- rather than further -- human and animal well being?

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Science Literacy: Concepts, Contexts, and ConsequencesScience Literacy: Concepts, Contexts, and Consequences
by - National Academies Press
The book studies the role of science literacy in public support of science. It synthesizes the available research literature on science literacy, makes recommendations on the need to improve the understanding of scientific research in the US.
(7089 views)
Book cover: On Being a Scientist: responsible conduct in researchOn Being a Scientist: responsible conduct in research
- National Academies Press
A well-written resource for understanding the principles of responsible research. This is an excellent guide, not only for seasoned scientists and research administrators, but also for newcomers to the field of science and research administration.
(12748 views)
Book cover: The Revolutions of WisdomThe Revolutions of Wisdom
by - University of California Press
Lloyd's masterly book offers a fascinating and persuasive picture of ancient Greek scientists at work, a complex analysis involving a wide range of issues. Lloyd handles the labyrinthine and often problematic evidence with delicacy and skill.
(14715 views)
Book cover: The Evolution of Modern ScienceThe Evolution of Modern Science
by - Bookboon
The Evolution of Modern Science outlines the story of science from Aristotle to the present. The goals of this book are to show the evolution of modern science in historical and political context and to demystify science.
(8407 views)