An introduction to science studies : the philosophical and social aspects of science and technology (Book, 2001) [WorldCat.org]
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An introduction to science studies : the philosophical and social aspects of science and technology

Author: John Ziman
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
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Genre/Form: Einführung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Ziman
ISBN: 0521346800 9780521346801
OCLC Number: 605943575
Description: XI, 203 Seiten : Diagramme
Contents: Preface; 1. 'Academic' science; 2. Research; 3. Validity; 4. Communication; 5. Authority; 6. Rules and norms; 7. Change; 8. The sociology of scientific knowledge; 9. Science and technology; 10. Pure and applied science; 11. Collectivized science; 12. R & D organizations; 13. The economics of research; 14. Science and the State; 15. The scientist in society; 16. Science as a cultural resource; Index.
Responsibility: John Ziman.

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