An introduction to science studies : the philosophical and social aspects of science and technology

TitleAn introduction to science studies : the philosophical and social aspects of science and technology
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1984
AuthorsZiman, JM
Paginationxi, 203 p.
PublisherCambridge University Press
Place PublishedCambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number0521259886
Accession Number782240
Call NumberMain Stacks 501; Z6I
Keywordsaspects , aspects; , Philosophy.; , PHILOSOPHY; , SCIENCE , SOCIAL , technology
AbstractThis book is an introduction to science and technology studies and discusses the underlying philosophical and sociological aspects of of science and technology, topics such as realism and social construction, discourse, and the public understanding of science. This is an easy to read volume designed for students beginning in this discipline.
Notes(OCoLC)ocm10725055John Ziman.ill. ; 24 cm.Includes bibliographies and index.
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