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  • Environment:

  • A History of the Idea
  • Is it possible for the economy to grow without the environment being destroyed? Will our lifestyles impoverish the planet for our children and grandchildren? Is the world sick? Can it be healed? Less than a lifetime ago, these questions would have made no sense. This was not because our ancestors had no impact on nature—nor because they were ......
  • ISBN-13: 9781421426792 (Hardback)
  • Publisher: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Warde, Paul and Robin, Libby and Serlin, Sverker
  • Price:
    AUD $67.99
  • Stock: 45 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/01/2019
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  • Categories: History of science [PDX]
  • Freedom's Laboratory:

  • The Cold War Struggle for the Soul of Science
  • Scientists like to proclaim that science knows no borders. Scientific researchers follow the evidence where it leads, their conclusions free of prejudice or ideology. But is that really the case? In Freedom's Laboratory, Audra J. Wolfe shows how these ideas were tested to their limits in the high-stakes propaganda battles of the Cold ......

  • ISBN-13: 9781421439082 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Wolfe, Audra J.
  • Price:
    AUD $38.99
  • Stock: 9 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/10/2020
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  • Categories: History of science [PDX]
  • Cybernetics Moment:

  • Or Why We Call Our Age the Information Age
  • Choice 2015 Outstanding Academic Title
     
    Cybernetics—the science of communication and control as it applies to machines and to humans—originates from efforts during World War II to build automatic antiaircraft systems. Following the war, this science extended beyond military needs to examine all systems that rely on ......
  • ISBN-13: 9781421424248 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Kline, Ronald R.
  • Price:
    AUD $48.99
  • Stock: 6 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/12/2017
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  • Categories: History of science [PDX]
  • Creatures Born of Mud and Slime:

  • The Wonder and Complexity of Spontaneous Generation
  • We accept that, at some point in the history of our universe, living creatures emerged from nonliving matter. Yet from the time of Aristotle until the late nineteenth century, many people believed in spontaneous generation, that living creatures sprang into existence from rotting material. As Daryn Lehoux explains in this fascinating book, ......
  • ISBN-13: 9781421423814 (Hardback)
  • Publisher: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Lehoux, Daryn
  • Price:
    AUD $87.99
  • Stock: 3 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/01/2018
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  • Categories: History of science [PDX]
  • Measuring Shadows:

  • Kepler's Optics of Invisibility
  • In Measuring Shadows, Raz Chen-Morris demonstrates that a close study of Kepler's Optics is essential to understanding his astronomical work and his scientific epistemology. He explores Kepler's radical break from scientific and epistemological traditions and shows how the seventeenth-century astronomer ......
  • ISBN-13: 9780271070995 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Chen-Morris, Raz
  • Price:
    AUD $68.99
  • Stock: 3 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/01/2018
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  • Technology and the Environment in History

  • Today's scientists, policymakers, and citizens are all confronted by numerous dilemmas at the nexus of technology and the environment. Every day seems to bring new worries about the dangers posed by carcinogens, ""superbugs,"" energy crises, invasive species, genetically modified organisms, groundwater contamination, failing infrastructure, and ......

  • ISBN-13: 9781421438993 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Pritchard, Sara B. and Zimring, Carl A.
  • Price:
    AUD $52.99
  • Stock: 2 in stock
  • Local release date: 29/01/2021
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  • Conquering the Electron

  • The Geniuses, Visionaries, Egomaniacs, and Scoundrels Who Built Our El
  • Conquering the Electron offers readers a true and engaging history of the world of electronics, beginning with the discoveries of friction and magnetism and ending with the creation of the smart phone and the iPad.
  • ISBN-13: 9781493049929 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD PUBLISHERS
    Imprint: LYONS PRESS
  • Author: Cheung, Derek and Brach, Eric
  • Price:
    AUD $35.99
  • Stock: 1 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/05/2020
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