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Science and Ethical Values

by Bentley Glass The University of North Carolina Press (June 01, 2012)

Bentley Glass, one of the world's leading investigators in the field of human genetics, is concerned with the moral absolutes and ethics involved in experimentation with human life in the laboratory. He feels...


The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture

by James G. Thomas Jr. & Charles Reagan Wilson The University of North Carolina Press (November 26, 2012)

Science and medicine have been critical to southern history and the formation of southern culture. For three centuries, scientists in the South have documented the lush natural world around them and set a lasting...


Scientists, Business, and the State, 1890-1960

by Patrick J. McGrath The University of North Carolina Press (January 14, 2003)

In the late nineteenth century, scientists began allying themselves with America's corporate, political, and military elites. They did so not just to improve their professional standing and win more money for...


American Science in an Age of Anxiety

by Jessica Wang The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

No professional group in the United States benefited more from World War II than the scientific community. After the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, scientists enjoyed unprecedented public visibility...


Science, Race, and Religion in the American South

by Lester D. Stephens The University of North Carolina Press (July 11, 2003)

In the decades before the Civil War, Charleston, South Carolina, enjoyed recognition as the center of scientific activity in the South. By 1850, only three other cities in the United States--Philadelphia, Boston,...


The Botanizers

by Elizabeth B. Keeney The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

Keeney examines the role of botany in the lives of nineteenth-century 'botanizers,' amateur scientists who collected, identified, and preserved plant specimens as a pastime. Using popular magazines, fiction,...


Bioethics as Practice

by Judith Andre The University of North Carolina Press (October 16, 2003)

Those who work in bioethics and the medical humanities come from many different backgrounds, such as health care, philosophy, law, the social sciences, and religious studies. The work they do also varies widely:...