Investigating Science And Technology

Responsibility in Science and Technology: Elements of a Social Theory (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Oct. 14, 2016
Responsibility in Science and Technology: Elements of a Social Theory (Repost)

Simone Arnaldi, "Responsibility in Science and Technology: Elements of a Social Theory"
English | 13 July 2016 | ISBN: 3658110139 | 112 Pages | PDF (True) | 1.22 MB

Responsibility in Science and Technology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at July 18, 2016
Responsibility in Science and Technology

Responsibility in Science and Technology: Elements of a Social Theory (Technikzukünfte, Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft / Futures of Technology, Science and Society) by Simone Arnaldi
English | 13 July 2016 | ISBN: 3658110139 | 112 Pages | PDF (True) | 1.22 MB

The present volume elucidates the scope of responsibility in science and technology governance by way of assimilating insights gleaned from sociological theory and STS and by investigating the ways in which responsibility unfolds in social processes.

Objectivity in Science: New Perspectives from Science and Technology Studies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 28, 2016
Objectivity in Science: New Perspectives from Science and Technology Studies

Flavia Padovani, Alan Richardson, "Objectivity in Science: New Perspectives from Science and Technology Studies"
2015 | ISBN-10: 3319143484 | 226 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
Investigating the Influence of Standards: A Framework for Research in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education [Repost]

Iris R. Weiss, Michael S. Knapp, Karen S. Hollweg, Gail Burrill - Investigating the Influence of Standards: A Framework for Research in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education
Published: 2001-12-15 | ISBN: 030907276X | PDF | 125 pages | 3 MB
Opportunities in Protection Materials Science and Technology for Future Army Applications

Opportunities in Protection Materials Science and Technology for Future Army Applications
Committee on Opportunities in Protection Materials Science and Technology for Future Army Applications; National Research Council Authoring Organizations
NAS, NA Press | 2011 | ISBN: 0309212855 9780309212854 | 176 pages | PDF | 4 MB

This book explores the current theoretical and experimental understanding of the key issues surrounding protection materials, identifies the major challenges and technical gaps for developing the future generation of lightweight protection materials, and recommends a path forward for their development. It examines multiscale shockwave energy transfer mechanisms and experimental approaches for their characterization over short timescales, as well as multiscale modeling techniques to predict mechanisms for dissipating energy.

Measurement and Statistics on Science and Technology: 1920 to the Present  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by rolexmaya at July 23, 2011
Measurement and Statistics on Science and Technology: 1920 to the Present

Measurement and Statistics on Science and Technology: 1920 to the Present
Routledge | January 21, 2005 | ISBN-10: 0415341043 | 361 pages | PDF | 1.4 Mb

How do we objectively measure scientific activities? What proportion of economic activities should a society devote to research and development? How can public-sector and private-sector research best be directed to achieve social goals?

Intercultural Communication and Science and Technology Studies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Aug. 10, 2017
Intercultural Communication and Science and Technology Studies

Intercultural Communication and Science and Technology Studies By Luis Reyes-Galindo, Tiago Ribeiro Duarte
English | PDF | 2017 | 244 Pages | ISBN : 3319583646 | 3.65 MB

This timely and engaging book addresses communicative issues that arise when science and technology travel across socio-cultural boundaries. The authors discuss interactions between different scientific communities; scientists and policy-makers; science and the public; scientists and artists; and other situations where science clashes with other socio-cultural domains.
Poly(lactic acid) Science and Technology: Processing, Properties, Additives and Applications

Alfonso Jiménez, Mercedes Peltzer, Roxana Ruseckaite, "Poly(lactic acid) Science and Technology: Processing, Properties, Additives and Applications"
2014 | pages: 372 | ISBN: 1849738793 | PDF | 7,7 mb
Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology) [Repost]

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology) by John M. Steele
English | 27 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319552201 | 120 Pages | PDF | 2.01 MB

This revealing work examines an approach from ancient astronomy to what was then a particularly important question, namely that of understanding the relationship between the position in the ecliptic and the time it takes for a fixed-length of the ecliptic beginning at that point to rise above the eastern horizon.
Fire Science and Technology 2015: The Proceedings of 10th Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology [Repost]

Kazunori Harada, Ken Matsuyama, Keisuke Himoto, Yuji Nakamura, Kaoru Wakatsuki - Fire Science and Technology 2015: The Proceedings of 10th Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology
Published: 2016-11-23 | ISBN: 9811003750 | PDF | 940 pages | 76.8 MB