Science Next: Innovation for the Common Good from the Center for American Progress

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$16.95  $15.59
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Bellevue Literary Press
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237
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5.98 X 0.65 X 9.0 inches | 0.74 pounds
Language
English
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Paperback
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9781934137185
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About the Author

Editor of Science Progress, the science policy magazine of the Center for American Progress, Moreno is a Professor of Medical Ethics and of the History and Sociology of Science at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a past president of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities and the author of 10 books including Mind Wars and Undue Risk. Weiss came to CAP from The Washington Post, where he was a science and medical reporter for 15 years. He was the lead reporter at The Post on such controversial issues as cloning and stem cells, agricultural biotechnology, and nanotechnology. He has written articles for The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, National Geographic, Science, Discover, and other publications.

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NYTBR, NYT (daily), Washington Post Book World, Wall Street Journal, SF Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, Boston Globe, LA Times, Houston Chronicle, The New Yorker, PW, LJ, Booklist, Choice, Chronicle of Higher Education, Harper's, Atlantic, New Yorker, Harvard Book Review, The Nation, Salon, Slate, Science, Discover, Scientific American, Natural History, Seed Magazine, New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association), and National Public Radio online "Science Next illustrates the profound connections between science and many facets of our society. I have enjoyed hop-scotching through the book, and others who are concerned about the need for evidence-based policies in government and industry will too."-- Harold Varmus, Nobel Prize-winning author of The Art and Politics of Science