Understanding Public Challenges to Modern Science and Technology
Series: Earthscan Risk in Society
The benefits of modern technology often involve health, safety and environmental risks that produce public suspicion of technologies and aversion to certain products and substances. Amplified by the pervasive power of the media, public concern about health and ecological risks can have enormous...
Published February 1st 2001 by Unknown
Achievement Beyond Iq
This authoritative book shows how the gap between a group's mean IQ and achievement can be precisely measured, and then partitioned between two factors -- an important methodology with potential application for all ethnic groups. In this case, the author shows that Chinese Americans' occupational...
Published October 1st 1991 by Routledge