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Science, Values and Society: Suggested Further Readings

On Science and Society
Berlin I. 1997. The Proper Study of Mankind – An Anthology of Essays
Conant, J.B. 1951. On Understanding Science
Feyerabend, P.K. 1978. Science in a Free Society
Kohlstedt, S.G., Longino, H. 1997. Women, Gender, and Science: New Directions
McLaughlin, H. 1999. The Ends of Our Exploring:
Ethical and Scientific Journeys to Remote Places
Merton, R.K. 1957. Social Theory and Social Structure
Moskovits, M., 1995. Science and Society: The John C. Polanyi Nobel Laureates Lectures
Nader, L. 1996. Naked Science – Anthroplogical Inquiry into Boundaries, Power, and Knowledge
Price, D. de Solla. 1963. Little Science, Big Science
Ravetz, J. 1971. Scientific Knowledge and its Social Problems
Stevenson, L., Byerly, H. 1995. The Many Faces of Science: An Introduction to Scientists, Values & Society
On the Scientific Method
Bronowski, J. 1978. The Origins of Knowledge and Imagination
Chalmers, A.F. 1982. What is This Thing Called Science?
Damasio, A.R. 1994. Descartes’ Error - Emotion, Reason and the Human Brain
Hempel, C.G. 1966. Philosophy of Natural Science
Kuhn, T.S. 1962. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
Newton-Smith, W. 1981. The Rationality of Science
Popper, K.R. 1963. Conjectures and Refutations
Salmon, W.C. 1975. The Foundations of Scientific Inference
On the History of Science
Bernal, J.D. 1965. Science and History
Burke, J. 1978. Connections
Butterfield, H. 1957. The Origins of Modern Science
Feuer, L.S. 1992. The Scientific Intellectual: The Psychological & Sociological Origins of Modern Science
Hall, A.R. 1962. The Scientific Revolution, 1500-1800
Huxley, T.H. 1896. Science and Education
Price, D. de Solla. 1962. Science Since Babylon
Sarton, G. 1936. The Study of the History of Science
On Science and Values
Anshen, R.N. 1986. Biography of an Idea; 1992. Morals Equals Manners
Antony, L., and C. Witt, eds. 1993. A Mind of One’s Own: Feminist Essays on Reason and Objectivity
Bergson, H. 1903. An Introduction to Metaphysics
Bloor, D. 1978. Science and Social Imagery
Bronowski, J. 1965. Science and Human Values
Habermas, J. 1971. Knowledge and Human Interests
Hardin G. 1985. Filters Against Folly
Lehrer, K. ed. 1987, Science and Ethics
Lowrance, W.W. 1976. Of Acceptable Risk: Science and the Determination of Safety
Maxwell, N. 1984. From Knowledge to Wisdom
Passmore, J. 1978. Science and Its Critics
Polanyi, M. 1958. Personal Knowledge: Towards a Post-Critical Philosophy
Putnam, H. 1990. Realism with a Human Face
Sharder-Frechette, K.S. 1985. Risk Analysis and Scientific Method
Woolgar, S. 1988. Knowledge and Reflexivity: New Frontiers in the Sociology of Knowledge
On Global Bioethics
Confucius (551-479 BCE) (English trans. James Legge) Confucian Analects
Aristotle (384-322 BCE) Nichomachean Ethics
Adam Smith, 1937 [1776] Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
Baruch de Spinoza, (1955, from the 1883 Bohn edition)
On the Improvement of The Understanding & Ethics
Henry Sidgwick, (1886) Outlines of the History of Ethics
Albert Schweitzer (1923) The Philosophy of Civilization
Lin Yutang, 1938. My Country and My People
Alasdair MacIntyre, 1966. A Short History of Ethics
Potter, V.R. 1971. Bioethics - Bridge to the Future; 1988. Global Bioethics
Joseph G. Brennan, 1973 Ethics and Morals
Margaret P. Pattin. 1990 Ethics in the Sanctuary
Giovanni Arrighi, 1994. The Long Twentieth Century
Terence K. Hopkin and Immanuel Wallerstein, coords., 1996
The Age of Transition: Trajectory of the World System, 1945-2025  
Ilya Prigogine, 1996. La fin des certitudes
English trans. 1997. The End of Certainty
Matha C. Nussbaum, 1997. Cultivating Humanity
Londa Schiebinger, 1997. Creating Sustainable Science
Fernand Braudel, 1981-84. Capitalism and Civilization, 15th to 18th Century
Immanuel Wallerstein, 1991. Geopolitics and Geoculture
Anouar Abdel-Malek, 1972.  La dialectique sociale
English trans. 1981. Social Dialectics
Joseph Needham, 1954. Science and Civilization in China
Alexander Koyré, 1957. From the Closed World to the Infinite Universe
Talcott Parsons, 1949. The Structure of Social Action
Ken Morrison, 1995. Marx, Durkheim, Weber: Formations of Modern Social Thought

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