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  1. The Progress of Science

    An Account of Recent Fundamental Researches in Physics, Chemistry and Biology

    By J.G. Crowther

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: 20th Century Science

    The Progress of Science, first published in 1934, was originally intended to help the interested reader develop their understanding of the natural sciences as they stood in the period leading up to the Second World War. This intention was predicated on the belief that the spirit of science can only...

    Published April 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Science Advances

    By J.B.S. Haldane

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: 20th Century Science

    This book offers an overview of a huge range of scientific achievements in the 20th century, specifically in the field of applied science. The majority of the essays originally appeared in papers and journals such as the Daily Worker, New Statesman and Nation, Science and Society and Nature....

    Published April 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Scientific Progress

    By James Jeans, William Bragg, E.V. Appleton, E. Mellanby, J.B.S. Haldane, Julian S. Huxley

    Edited by James Jeans

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: 20th Century Science

    First published in 1936, this volume contains six of the Halley Stewart Lectures – originally founded "For Research towards the Christian Ideal in All Social Life" – by some of the greatest of English scientists of the mid-20th century, each a leading authority in his respective field: cosmology,...

    Published April 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Strategy of the Genes

    By C.H. Waddington

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: 20th Century Science

    First published in 1957, this essential classic work bridged the gap between analytical and theoretical biology, thus setting the insights of the former in a context which more sensitively reflects the ambiguities surrounding many of its core concepts and objectives. Specifically, these five...

    Published April 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Biomechanics of Artificial Organs and Prostheses

    By Megh R Goyal

    Series: Advances in Bioengineering Research and Applications, Volume 2

    Artificial organs are one of the world’s greatest advancements in medicine. This book covers cardiopulmonary bypass surgery; artificial hearts and pacemakers; stenting and ballooning; artificial lungs, kidneys, and knees, dental protheses; and more. It is a one-stop source of basic knowledge and...

    Published February 19th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  6. Medical Equipment Management

    By Keith Willson, Keith Ison, Slavik Tabakov

    Series: Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

    Know What to Expect When Managing Medical Equipment and Healthcare Technology in Your Organization As medical technology in clinical care becomes more complex, clinical professionals and support staff must know how to keep patients safe and equipment working in the clinical environment. Accessible...

    Published December 6th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Predisposed

    Liberals, Conservatives, and the Biology of Political Differences

    By John R. Hibbing, Kevin B. Smith, John R. Alford

    Buried in many people and operating largely outside the realm of conscious thought are forces inclining us toward liberal or conservative political convictions. Our biology predisposes us to see and understand the world in different ways, not always reason and the careful consideration of facts....

    Published September 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Biology of Aging

    By Roger B. McDonald

    Biology of Aging presents the biological principles that have led to a new understanding of the causes of aging and describes how these basic principles help one to understand the human experience of biological aging, longevity, and age-related disease. Intended for undergraduate biology...

    Published July 1st 2013 by Garland Science

  9. The Culture of Science

    How the Public Relates to Science Across the Globe

    Edited by Martin W. Bauer, Rajesh Shukla, Nick Allum

    Series: Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

    This book offers the first comparative account of the changes and stabilities of public perceptions of science within the US, France, China, Japan, and across Europe over the past few decades. The contributors address the influence of cultural factors; the question of science and religion and its...

    Published June 4th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Science and Religion in Neo-Victorian Novels

    Eye of the Ichthyosaur

    By John Glendening

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

    Criticism about the neo-Victorian novel — a genre of historical fiction that re-imagines aspects of the Victorian world from present-day perspectives — has expanded rapidly in the last fifteen years but given little attention to the engagement between science and religion. Of great interest to...

    Published March 26th 2013 by Routledge