Biology Under the Influence
Dialectical Essays on Ecology, Agriculture, and HealtheBook - 2007
How do we understand the world? While some look to the heavens for intelligent design, others argue that it is determined by information encoded in DNA. Science serves as an important activity for uncovering the processes and operations of nature, but it is also immersed in a social context where ideology influences the questions we ask and how we approach the material world. Biology Under the Influence: Dialectical Essays on the Coevolution of Nature and Society breaks from the confirms of determinism, offering a dialectical analysis for comprehending a dynamic social and natural world. In Bi.
Publisher: New York : Monthly Review Press, ©2007
Characteristics: 1 online resource (400 pages) : illustrations