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Disrupting science : social movements, American scientists, and the politics of the military, 1945-1975

Author: Kelly Moore
Publisher: Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, [2013] ©2008
Series: Princeton studies in cultural sociology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reveals how the scientific community worked to unbind its own scientific authority and change how science and scientists are perceived. This book examines the features of American science that made  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kelly Moore
ISBN: 9780691162096 0691162093
OCLC Number: 898152647
Notes: Originally published: 2008.
Awards: Winner of American Sociological Association Science, Knowledge & Technology Section Robert K. Merton Award 2011
Winner of American Sociological Association Collective Behaviour & Social Movements Section: Charles Tilly Award 2009
Description: x, 311 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgments vii List of Abbreviations ix CHAPTER 1: Introduction 1 CHAPTER 2: The Expansion and Critiques of Science-Military Ties, 1945-1970 22 CHAPTER 3: Scientists as Moral Individuals: Quakerism and the Society for Social Responsibility in Science 54 CHAPTER 4: Information and Political Neutrality: Liberal Science Activism and the St. Louis Committee for Nuclear Information 96 CHAPTER 5: Confronting Liberalism: The Anti-Vietnam War Movement and the ABM Debate, 1965-1969 130 CHAPTER 6: Doing "Science for the People": Enactments of a New Left Politics of Science 158 CHAPTER 7: Conclusions: Disrupting the Social and Moral Order of Science 190 Notes 215 Bibliography 269 Index 293 -
Series Title: Princeton studies in cultural sociology.
Responsibility: Kelly Moore.
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Winner of the 2011 Robert K. Merton Book Award, Science, Knowledge, and Technology Section of the American Sociological Association Honorable Mention for the 2009 Charles Tilly Best Book Award, Read more...

 
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