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New Books in Science, Technology, and Society

New Books in Science, Technology, and Society


New Books in Science, Technology, and Society

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Interviews with Scholars of Science, Technology, and Society about their New Books
Language:
English
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James Ladyman and K. Wiesner, "What Is a Complex System?" (Yale UP, 2020)

While i find it pretty easy to recognize when i'm reading articles in complexity scienc...

74 minutes
Jul 30, 2021

Joseph Curtin, “The Science of Siren Songs: Stradivari Unveiled” (Open Agenda, 2021)

The Science of Siren Songs: Stradivari Unveiled is based on an in-depth filmed conversa...

101 minutes
Jul 30, 2021

Stefan Collini, “The Two Cultures, Revisited” (Open Agenda, 2021)

The ‘Two Cultures’ debate of the 1960s between C.P. Snow and F.R. Leavis is one of the ...

100 minutes
Jul 28, 2021

Simon Ferdinand, "Mapping Beyond Measure: Art, Cartography, and the Space of Global Modernity" (U Nebraska Press, 2019)

In Mapping Beyond Measure: Art, Cartography, and the Space of Global Modernity (U Nebra...

41 minutes
Jul 27, 2021

Joseph P. Laycock, "Dangerous Games: What the Moral Panic over Role-Playing Games Says about Play, Religion, and Imagined Worlds" (U California Press, 2015)

The 1980s saw the peak of a moral panic over fantasy role-playing games such as Dungeon...

77 minutes
Jul 26, 2021

The Renewable Energy Revolution in East Asia and the Nordics

The world is in a midst of a renewable energy revolution, with the price of utility sca...

39 minutes
Jul 26, 2021

Eszter Varsa, "Protected Children, Regulated Mothers: Gender and the 'Gypsy Question' in State Care in Postwar Hungary, 1949–1956" (Central European UP, 2020)

Historian Eszter Varsa’s new book Protected Children, Regulated Mothers: Gender and the...

48 minutes
Jul 26, 2021

Patricia Churchland, “Philosophy of Brain” (Open Agenda, 2021)

Philosophy of Brain is based on an in-depth filmed conversation between Howard Burton a...

97 minutes
Jul 26, 2021

Gayle Rogers, "Speculation: A Cultural History from Aristotle to AI" (Columbia UP, 2021)

In a world that purports to know more about the future than any before it, why do we st...

67 minutes
Jul 26, 2021

Popular Protests in the Age of #MilkTeaAlliance

What influence can online and visual activism have on protest movements? With a wave of...

37 minutes
Jul 23, 2021