Science On Stage

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Stephen Hilgartner | Publisher : Stanford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0804736464
ISBN 13 : 9780804736466

Behind today's headlines stands an unobtrusive army of science advisors—panels of scientific, medical, and engineering experts evaluate the safety of the food we eat, the drugs w..

Science On Stage

Pub Date : 2012-08-19 | Author : Kirsten Shepherd-Barr | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780691155449
ISBN 13 : 0691155445

Science on Stage is the first full-length study of the phenomenon of "science plays"--theatrical events that weave scientific content into the plot lines of the drama. The book inv..

Finance Terror And Science On Stage

Pub Date : 2017-08-21 | Author : Kerstin Frank | Publisher : Narr Francke Attempto Verlag

ISBN 10 : 9783823300199
ISBN 13 : 3823300199

This collection of essays examines the contribution of British plays to key social, political, and intellectual debates since 2000. It explores some of the most pressing concerns t..

This Man S Pill

Pub Date : 2003-04-24 | Author : Carl Djerassi | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191037054
ISBN 13 : 0191037052

October 15, 1951 marks the birthday of one of the key episodes in 20th century social history: the first synthesis of a steroid oral contraceptive in a small laboratory in Mexico C..

Communicating Science

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Nicholas Russell | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780521113830
ISBN 13 : 0521113830

Ideal for students and practitioners in science, engineering and medicine, this book gives an insight into science's place in society...