Commercialization of Science

The Economics of Science: A Critical Realist Overview: Volume 1: Illustrations and Philosophical Preliminaries

David Tyfield, "The Economics of Science: A Critical Realist Overview: Volume 1: Illustrations and Philosophical Preliminaries"
2012 | ISBN-10: 0415688795, 0415688795 | 248 pages | PDF | 1 MB

The Handbook of Science and Technology Studies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tot167 at Nov. 7, 2007
The Handbook of Science and Technology Studies

Edward J. Hackett , Olga Amsterdamska, Michael Lynch, Judy Wajcman , "The Handbook of Science and Technology Studies"
The MIT Press; 3 edition (October 31, 2007) | ISBN: 0262083647 | 1080 pages | PDF | 3,1 Mb
Consuming Kids: The Commercialization of Childhood (2008) [Repost]

Consuming Kids: The Commercialization of Childhood (2008)
.MKV, x264, 720x480 | English, AAC, 2 Ch | 1 hour 6 mins | 1.28 GB
Directorsr: Adriana Barbaro, Jeremy Earp | Genre: Documentary

Consuming Kids - The Commercialization of Childhood (2008)  Video

Posted by groovelegacy at Dec. 27, 2010
Consuming Kids - The Commercialization of Childhood (2008)

Consuming Kids - The Commercialization of Childhood (2008)
DVD-Rip | AVI | XviD MPEG4 @ 1.7 Mbit/s | 720x480 | MP3 Stereo @ 224 Kbit/s 44 KHz | 67 min | 845 MB
Language: English | Subtitle: None | Label: Media Education Foundation | Genre: Education, Documentary, Mystery

Like never before, children today are plagued by a variety of ills, from violence to hyper-sexualization to obesity to rampant materialism. Consuming Kids connects these dots, showing how these problems all relate back to corporate marketers preying on our children for profit. Watching this movie will open the eyes of everyone who cares about children to the disturbing new realities of our consumer culture.
Explaining Understanding: New Perspectives from Epistemology and Philosophy of Science

Explaining Understanding: New Perspectives from Epistemology and Philosophy of Science by Stephen R. Grimm and Christoph Baumberger
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138921939 | 354 pages | PDF | 13,7 MB

The Philosophy of Science and Engineering Design [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Jan. 18, 2017
The Philosophy of Science and Engineering Design [Repost]

Dingmar van Eck - The Philosophy of Science and Engineering Design
Published: 2016-08-29 | ISBN: 3319351540 | PDF | 75 pages | 1.26 MB

Chemistry Education and Contributions from History and Philosophy of Science  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Jan. 18, 2017
Chemistry Education and Contributions from History and Philosophy of Science

Mansoor Niaz - Chemistry Education and Contributions from History and Philosophy of Science
Published: 2015-12-24 | ISBN: 3319262467 | PDF | 250 pages | 2.06 MB
Descartes' Treatise on Man and its Reception (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science)

Descartes' Treatise on Man and its Reception (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science) by Delphine Antoine-Mahut
English | 9 Jan. 2017 | ISBN: 3319469878 | 304 Pages | PDF | 4.9 MB

This edited volume features 20 essays written by leading scholars that provide a detailed examination of L’Homme by René Descartes. It explores the way in which this work developed themes not just on questions such as the circulation of the blood, but also on central questions of perception and our knowledge of the world.

Verse and Transmutation (History of Science and Medicine Library)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 15, 2017
Verse and Transmutation (History of Science and Medicine Library)

Verse and Transmutation (History of Science and Medicine Library) by Anke Timmermann
English | Nov. 1, 2013 | ISBN: 9004254846 | 390 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Verse and Transmutation: A Corpus of Middle English Alchemical Poetry identifies and investigates a corpus of twenty-one anonymous recipes for the philosophers stone dating from the fifteenth century. These were circulated and received in association with each other until the mid-seventeenth century, when a number of them appeared in Elias Ashmole s Theatrum Chemicum Britannicum.
Science after the Practice Turn in the Philosophy, History, and Social Studies of Science [Repost]

Science after the Practice Turn in the Philosophy, History, and Social Studies of Science by Léna Soler
English | 9 Apr. 2014 | ISBN: 0415722950 | 354 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

In the 1980s, philosophical, historical and social studies of science underwent a change which later evolved into a turn to practice.