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Main Title Fool me twice : fighting the assault on science in America /
Author Otto, Shawn.
Publisher Rodale : Distributed to the trade by Macmillan,
Year Published 2011
OCLC Number 704383954
ISBN 9781605292175 (hardcover); 1605292176 (hardcover)
Subjects Science--United States ; Science--Study and teaching ; Knowledge, Sociology of ; United States--Intellectual life--21st century ; Learning and scholarship--United States ; Science--United States ; Science--Study and teaching ; United States--Intellectual life ; Learning and scholarship--United States ; Intellectual life ; Knowledge, Sociology of ; Learning and scholarship ; Science ; Science--Study and teaching ; United States
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EIAM  Q172.O88 2011 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 08/24/2012
ELBM  Q172.O88 2011 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 03/04/2014
Collation 376 p. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Let's have a science debate -- Is science political? -- Religion, meet science -- Science, meet freedom -- Gimme shelter -- Science, drugs, and rock 'n' roll -- American antiscience -- The descent of thought -- Teaching evolution : the values battle -- Climate change : the money battle -- Freedom and the commons -- Talking about science in America -- Rethinking our religion -- On truth and beauty. Reveals how social and policy changes are failing to support scientific research in such key areas as climate change, energy, and genetics, counseling readers on how to overcome such challenges as political denials and a lack of scientific government expertise.