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Published: 25 November 2009

288 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195383546

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Science and the Social Good

Nature, Culture, and Community, 1865-1965

John P. Herron

  • Investigates the role of natural scientists in effecting social change
  • Discusses three well-known scientists, especially Rachel Carson, whose political goals are not well known
  • Brings together history of science and environmental History