Disrupting Science Social Movements, American Scientists, and the Politics of the Military, 1945-1975
by
 
Moore, Kelly, 1962-

Title
Disrupting Science Social Movements, American Scientists, and the Politics of the Military, 1945-1975

Author
Moore, Kelly, 1962-

ISBN
9781400823802

Personal Author
Moore, Kelly, 1962-

Publication Information
Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2008. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)

Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 311 p. )

Series
Book collections on Project MUSE.

Contents
Introduction -- The expansion and critiques of science-military ties, 1945-1970 -- Scientists as moral individuals : Quakerism and the Society for Social Responsibility in Science -- Information and political neutrality : liberal science activism and the St. Louis Committee for Nuclear Information -- Confronting liberalism : the anti-Vietnam War movement and the ABM debate, 1965-1969 -- Doing "Science for the People" : enactments of a new left politics of science -- Conclusions : disrupting the social and moral order of science.

Subject Term
Scientists -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
 
Science -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
 
Science -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

Genre
Electronic books.

Added Corporate Author
Project Muse.

Electronic Access
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