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Author Stangroom, Jeremy.

Title What scientists think / Jeremy Stangroom
Published New York, NY : Routledge, 2005

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Description xii, 194 pages ; 21 cm
Contents Foreword / Marek Kohn -- Introduction / Jeremy Stangroom -- 1. Darwinism and genes / Steve Jones -- 2. Evolutionary psychology and the blank slate / Steven Pinker -- 3. The human brain and consciousness / Susan Greenfield -- 4. Science and the human animal / Kenan Malik -- 5. Cybernetics and a post-human future / Kevin Warwick -- 6. Psychiatry and schizophrenia / Robin Murray -- 7. Microbiology, viruses and their threats / Dorothy Crawford -- 8. On cancer research / Mike Stratton -- 9. Animal experimentation, ethics and medical research / Colin Blakemore -- 10. Science under threat / Norman Levitt -- 11. Biodiversity / Edward O. Wilson -- 12. Science : its dangers and its public / Martin Rees
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [183]-186) and index
Subject Life sciences -- Popular works.
Science -- Popular works.
Scientists.
Author Stangroom, Jeremy.
LC no. 2004025418
ISBN 0415334276
0415334268 (hardback : alk. paper)
0415334276