Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 June 2009

256 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719080487

Bookseller Code (06)


Science and society in southern Africa

Saul Dubow

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Imperialism MUP

  • New in paperback
  • Examines the relationship between scientific claims and practices on the one hand and the exercise of colonial power on the other
  • Challenges conventional views that portray science as a detached mode of reasoning with the capacity to confer benefits in a more or less even-handed manner
  • An innovative collection with contributions from an international group of eminent historians who are recognised experts in their fields

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