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Battleground science and technology

Author: Sal P Restivo; Peter H Denton
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines issues involving science and technology and provides a balanced assessment of the arguments on all sides of the often strident debates. Include topics in the brain sciences, debates over parapsychology, debates surrounding information technology, and the advent of virtual reality.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Battleground science and technology.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008
(DLC) 2008026714
(OCoLC)230192135
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sal P Restivo; Peter H Denton
ISBN: 9781567207439 156720743X 9780313341649 0313341648
OCLC Number: 428735871
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes (xxx, 564 pages))
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: v. 1. A-M --
v. 2. N-Z.
Responsibility: edited by Sal Restivo and Peter H. Denton.

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