Sciences and Society Course Thread Bibliography

Title Author/Creator Keyword(s) Format
American Genesis: A Century of Invention and Technological Enthusiasm, 1870-1970 Thomas Hughes art, cultural history, culture, economics, politics, war, world history Book
Brave New World Aldous Huxley education, reproduction, sexuality, technology Book
Cat's Cradle Kurt Vonnegut technology, war Book
Charles Darwin: A Biography Janet Browne culture, natural science, nature, place, science, social history Book
Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science Atul Gwande art, death, ethics, health, medicine, technology Book
Disciplining Reproduction: Modernity, American Life Science, and "The Problems of Sex" Adele Clark body, gender, health, medicine, science, sex, sexuality Book
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Philip K. Dick body, ethics, nature, politics, technology Book
Haiti After the Earthquake Paul Farmer agriculture, community, ethnicity, globalization, history, politics, race Book
Impure Science: AIDS, Activism, and the Politics of Knowledge Steven Epstein body, community, health, medicine, politics, sexuality Book
Ishmael Daniel Quinn change, culture, natural resources, sustainability Book
Jurassic Park Michael Crichton bioethics, genetics, philosophy, technology Book
Leviathan and the Air-Pump: Hobbes, Boyle, and the Experimental Life Simon Schaffer, Steven Shapin community, culture, philosophy, place, social history Book
Lords of the Fly: Drosophila Genetics and the Experimental Life Robert Kohler community, culture, science, social history Book
Making Modern Science: A Historical Survey Iwan Morus, Peter Bowler cultural history, culture, environment, medicine, science, technology, world history Book
Myths of Gender: Biological Theories about Women and Men Anne Fausto-Sterling body, feminism, gender, medicine, sexuality Book