The Resource Naked science : anthropological inquiry into boundaries, power, and knowledge, Laura Nader, editor

Naked science : anthropological inquiry into boundaries, power, and knowledge, Laura Nader, editor

Label
Naked science : anthropological inquiry into boundaries, power, and knowledge
Title
Naked science
Title remainder
anthropological inquiry into boundaries, power, and knowledge
Statement of responsibility
Laura Nader, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
301/.01
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN33
LC item number
.N35 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Naked science : anthropological inquiry into boundaries, power, and knowledge, Laura Nader, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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Contents
  • Introduction: Anthropological Inquiry into Boundaries, Power, and Knowledge / Laura Nader -- 1. Navigation in the Western Carolines: A Traditional Science / Ward H. Goodenough -- 2. The Scientific Basis of Gastrointestinal Herbal Medicine among the Highland Maya of Chiapas, Mexico / E. A. Berlin, B. Berlin, X. Lozoya, M. Meckes, J. Tortoriello and M. L. Villarreal -- 3. Science for the West, Myth for the Rest? The Case of James Bay Cree Knowledge Construction / Colin Scott -- 4. The Savagery of the Domestic Mind / Jean Lave -- 5. Scientific Literacy, What It Is, Why It's Important, and Why Scientists Think We Don't Have It: The Case of Immunology and the Immune System / Bjorn Claeson, Emily Martin, Wendy Richardson, Monica Schoch-Spana and Karen-Sue Taussig -- 6. The Prism of Heritability and the Sociology of Knowledge / Troy Duster -- 7. Nuclear Weapons Testings: Scientific Experiment as Political Ritual / Hugh Gusterson
  • 8. Political Structuring of the Institutions of Science / Charles Schwartz -- 9. Constructing Knowledge across Social Worlds: The Case of DNA Sequence Databases in Molecular Biology / Joan H. Fujimura and Michael Fortun -- 10. Kokusaika, Gaiatsu, and Bachigai: Japanese Physicists' Strategies for Moving into the International Political Economy of Science / Sharon Traweek -- 11. Public Policy, Sciencing, and Managing the Future / M. Estellie Smith -- 12. Inuit Indigenous Knowledge and Science in the Arctic / Ellen Bielawski -- 13. Popular Delusions and Scientific Models: Conflicting Beliefs of Scientists and Nonscientist Administrators in the Creation of a Secret Nuclear Surveillance System / David Jacobson and Charles A. Ziegler -- 14. Japanese Science and Western Hegemonies: Primatology and the Limits Set to Questions / Pamela J. Asquith -- 15. The Three-Cornered Constellation: Magic, Science, and Religion Revisited / Laura Nader
Control code
000011795906
Extent
p. cm
Isbn
9780415914642
Lccn
95023650
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.b17797603
System control number
  • C01108436793
  • (OCoLC)32859124

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