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              Books by M. Susan Lindee

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              Moments of Truth in Genetic Medicine
               

              Moments of Truth in Genetic Medicine (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lindee, M. Susan

              • RRP: $69.00
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              Explores the institutions, disciplines, and ideas that initiated the reconfiguration of genetic medicine from a marginal field in the mid-1950s to a core research frontier of biomedicine.

              ISBN 9780801891014
              Released AU 15 Oct 2008
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
              Interest Age 17+ years
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              Why Trust Science?

              Why Trust Science? (Hardback)

              Contributions by Lindee, M. Susan; Kowarsch, Martin; By Oreskes, Naomi; Edited by Macedo, Stephen; Contributions by Edenhofer, Ottmar

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              Why the social character of scientific knowledge makes it trustworthy Do doctors really know what they are talking about when they tell us vaccines are safe? Should we take climate experts at their word when they warn us about the perils of global warming? Why should we trust sci...ence when our own politicians don't? In this landmark book, Naomi O
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              ISBN 9780691179001
              Released AU 15 Sep 2019
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The University Center for Human Values Series
              Language (English)
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              Rational Fog: Science and Technology in Modern War
               

              Rational Fog: Science and Technology in Modern War (Hardback)

              By Lindee, M. Susan

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                15 Aug 20

              Scientists have long been intimately connected with warfare, called upon to supply fighters with tools of killing. Some scientists have attempted to reorient the morality of their disciplines. Rational Fog takes stock of these efforts and explores the quandary of scientific produ...ctivity today, in an era of perpetual war.
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              ISBN 9780674919181
              Released AU 15 Aug 2020
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Genetic Nature/Culture: Anthropology and Science beyond the Two-Culture Divide
                

              Genetic Nature/Culture: Anthropology and Science beyond the Two-Culture Divide (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Goodman, Alan H.; Heath, Deborah; Lindee, M. Susan; Foreword by Silverman, Sydel; Contributions by Santos, Ricardo Ventura

              • RRP: $98.50
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              The so-called science wars pit science against culture, and nowhere is the struggle more contentious than in the realm of genetics. A constructive response, this volume brings together biological and cultural anthropologists to conduct a dialogue that bridges the science/culture ...divide.
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              ISBN 9780520237933
              Released AU 15 Nov 2003
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Suffering Made Real: American Science and the Survivors at Hiroshima
               

              Suffering Made Real: American Science and the Survivors at Hiroshima (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Lindee, M. Susan

              • RRP: $153.50
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              The Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission (ABCC) was formed in 1946 in Japan in order to monitor the medical effects of radiation on the survivors of the two atomic bombs. This analysis of the ABCC's research argues that Cold War politics and cultural values fundamentally shaped the wo...rk of the ABCC.
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              ISBN 9780226482378
              Released AU 15 Jan 1994
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Suffering Made Real: American Science and the Survivors at Hiroshima
                

              Suffering Made Real: American Science and the Survivors at Hiroshima (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Lindee, M. Susan

              • RRP: $111.99
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              A study of the first attempts to understand how radiation affected the survivors of the atomic bomb and subsequent generations of Japanese, this book argues that Cold War politics and cultural values shaped this research. Using varied sources, it examines how US science was socia...lly constructed.
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              ISBN 9780226482385
              Released AU 15 Jan 1994
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The DNA Mystique: The Gene as a Cultural Icon

              The DNA Mystique: The Gene as a Cultural Icon (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Nelkin, Dorothy; Lindee, M. Susan

              This examination of the cultural significance of genetic theory provides examples of the role of genetic claims in battles over gender and racial identity; adoption cases, reproduction policies, individual expectations, and corporate practices.

              ISBN 9780716730491
              Released AU 8 Nov 1996
              Publisher W.H.Freeman & Co Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Moments of Truth in Genetic Medicine
               

              Moments of Truth in Genetic Medicine (Hardback)

              By Lindee, M. Susan

              • RRP: $106.00
              • $106.00
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              Explores the institutions, disciplines, and ideas that initiated the reconfiguration of genetic medicine from a marginal field in the mid-1950s to a core research frontier of biomedicine. This book chronicles both the production of knowledge in biomedicine, and the changes in the... cultural meaning of the body in the late twentieth century.
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              ISBN 9780801881756
              Released AU 15 Aug 2005
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 17+ years
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