1-20 of 583 Search Results for

science activism

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 173–179.
Published: 01 January 2017
... SftP members. The seminar required students to delve into primary sources produced by and about SftP. By analyzing these materials and comparing SftP activities with other forms of science activism, students gained an understanding of the differences between liberal and radical approaches to scientific...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 180–185.
Published: 01 January 2017
... with documents from the FBI's SftP file. The essay also outlines possibilities for further use of declassified FBI documents on SftP in courses on science activism, 1960s-era social movements, the FBI, policing, and state surveillance. Daniel S. Chard is a visiting lecturer in US history...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 133–148.
Published: 01 January 2017
... studies (STS) have an unexpected opportunity when it comes to the grow- ing profession of data science: the chance not only to document but also to actively shape a “new” scientific profession, one that seems intent to scale up swiftly and determined to claim considerable global influence. Of course...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (63): 29–51.
Published: 01 October 1995
... Wisconsin Press, 1977), 29-71; H. Thomas Johnson and Robert S. Kaplan, Releuance' Lost: The Rise and Fall of Managetnent Accounting (Boston: Harvard Business School Press, 19871, 169-72,175-77,183-84. 46. M. Radnor and R. D. Neal, "The Progress of Management-Science Activities in Large US...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 149–172.
Published: 01 January 2017
... in Science — otherwise known as the BSSRS, or “Bisrus” to their friends. Active and with some profile within the UK scientific community throughout the 1970s, the BSSRS fell apart in the 1980s and is largely forgotten today.2 This is its story. Radical History Review Issue 127 (January 2017)  doi...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 103–124.
Published: 01 January 2017
... in recent science and technology studies (STS). Placing labor history and STS in conversation (without presupposing clear or stable boundaries around either field of scholarship), the essay probes the meanings and limitations of the concept of “biological labor” from the vantage points of both fields...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2017
... offers examples of scholars actively using new kinds of materials in teaching about issues in radical science and technology, historians simultaneously Schaffer, Serlin, and Tucker| Editors’ Introduction 3 engaged with and documenting current struggles in industrial...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (63): 9–26.
Published: 01 October 1995
...) was created in 1950 as an out- growth of the activities of the Office of Naval Research, it was imme- diately debatable as to whether the foundation would support social science investigations along with those in the physical and life sci- ences. Not surprisingly, as the NSF supported the social...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (142): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2022
... inquiries of sexual desire, subjectivity, and embodiment. At the same time, new critical histories of sexual science serve both to expand the temporal and geographical frames for investigating the historical relationships of sex and visual production, and to generate new lines of inquiry and reshape visual...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (63): 111–139.
Published: 01 October 1995
..., had to be interpreted. The Cold War as a Resource and a Constraint In this section we explore four areas of NSF activity-the social sci- ences, the International Geophysical Year (ICY), synthetic rubber poli- cy, and science education-to illuminate the impact of the Cold War environment...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (100): 250–252.
Published: 01 January 2008
.... Paul, Minnesota. He is the author of a book in progress entitled “Making Out in the Mainstream: Media Activism, Queer Autonomy, and the Gay and Les- bian Alliance against Defamation.” He is a fellow of the Sexuality Research Program of the Social Science Research Council. 250...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 5–34.
Published: 01 May 2001
...- tified, “that is, that organized medicine and the allied health organizations would respond favorably to the new student concern and activism in the community.”39 Elements of SHO’s tactics were incorporated by moderate health science stu- dent groups...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (1980) 1980 (24): 77–90.
Published: 01 October 1980
... and theoretical work could never fully satisfy him because he maintained that the thinking, feeling and reflecting man is only half a man; the complete individual is the active one. He also preached that a conviction is only worth something if it can be transformed into ac- tion. His ethical position...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 9–20.
Published: 01 May 2021
..., we trace how the efforts to find a cure have transformed the global South into a battleground of research. Students are first introduced to this idea through the work of Steven Epstein in Impure Science : AIDS, Activism, and the Politics of Knowledge (1996). Epstein’s book alerts us to how medical...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (71): 196–206.
Published: 01 May 1998
... of social control.. .. Women must actively reconfigure technologies of repre- sentation-precisely because these technologies have been invested with the power to transform the body physically” (169-70). Perhaps, if a ”successor” science will not be embraced immediately by the androgenic...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (74): 5–24.
Published: 01 May 1999
... analysis last Satur- day. I find a charming man in him, a nice type of the English scientist. It might be a gain to win him over to our science at the loss of botany Sir Arthur Tansley (1871-1955), the Oxbridge botanist who in 1935 coined the term ”ecosystem,” was a champion of nature...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (93): 307–310.
Published: 01 October 2005
.... A cofounder of the Center for Working Life, he has worked with active and inactive workers on issues of plant closings, mass layoffs, and worker education for more than twenty years. He has been involved in campaigns with the Oregon Farm Workers’ Union, PCUN, since...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (1986) 1986 (36): 47–61.
Published: 01 October 1986
... and Frederick Engels). Uniqueness was for feminist socialists a double-edged sword. Where it implied female inferiority and sharp distinctions between ”male” and “female” spheres of activity, they attacked its privileged status as science; yet they still sought to make a case from woman’s...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (99): 202–213.
Published: 01 October 2007
... the cause of spontaneous generation. He identified no other explanation for the miracles he had observed in his laboratory, and he took delight in having confirmed God’s active presence in the world and his role as intelligent designer. Pouchet rep- resented his work as science and was determined...
Journal Article
Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (93): 111–121.
Published: 01 October 2005
... science. The police searched the house for several hours and then notifi ed the FBI. The next day, as Kurtz was leaving home to make funeral arrange- ments, three carloads of FBI agents pulled up in front of his house and detained him for extended questioning...