Disrupting Science: Social Movements, American Scientists, and the Politics of the Military, 1945-1975

TitleDisrupting Science: Social Movements, American Scientists, and the Politics of the Military, 1945-1975
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsMoore, K
PublisherPrinceton University Press
Place PublishedPrinceton
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number9780691113524
KeywordsMILITARY , PHYSICS , POLITICAL , SCIENCE , SOCIAL
AbstractThis book traces the history of scientists becoming involved in forming protest organizations after WWII to help democratize sciences and make its pursuit more transparent. The author discusses how scientists weakened their own authority even as they invented new forms of political action.

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