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Challenging Knowledge, Sex and Power: Gender, Work and Engineering (Routledge Iaffe Advances in Feminist Economics)

Julie E. Mills

This book addresses the intractable problem of achieving gender equity at work. Rapid economic and social changes have restructured workplaces and workforce participation across the world, but gender inequalities remain. In spite of several decades of... (read more)

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Pain Treatment: A Risk Factor for Delirium in Older Adults with Hip Fracture.

Karen Louise Kautzman Bjoro

Delirium and pain are common following hip fracture. Undertreatment of pain has been shown to increase the risk of delirium in older adults experiencing hip fracture in only a very few earlier studies. This study was conducted to describe the clinical... (read more)

Audubon Rack
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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Rocks and Minerals (Audubon Society Field Guide)

National Audubon Society

Perfect for mountain climbers and hikers, this valuable reference covers more rocks and minerals in North America than any other available guide. 794 full-color photographs depict all the important rocks, gems, and minerals -- in many variations of color... (read more)

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Developments in Hydrobiology #181: Rotifera X: Rotifer Research: Trends, New Tools and Recent Advances

Alois Herzig

This volume reflects the latest developments in the research of a global community of rotifer researchers, who came together at Illmitz, Austria in 2003. Contributions are manifold and span fields from phylogeny and evolution of the phylum Rotifera to... (read more)

How Things Work
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The New Way Things Work

David Macaulay

Winner of the 1991 Caldecott Medal for Black and White, author-illustrator David Macaulay has more than demonstrated his playful humor, imagination, and technical know-how in over fifteen books for children. His greatest success so far, though,... (read more)

Philosophy of Science
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Genetics from Laboratory to Society (Health Technology and Society)

Gerard De Vries

The past decades have seen a rapid development and increasing development of genetic tests. This development will have a major social, political and ethical impact on society. Genetics from Laboratory to Society details practices of genetic testing and... (read more)

Politics of Science
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Politics of Western Science 1640-1990

Margaret C Jacob

Science has never been conducted with quite the cold objectivity of popular imagination. On the contrary, as the authors in The Politics of Western Science set out to show, science has always been carried out within a relationship which maintains a... (read more)

Sociology of Science
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Communication, Technology and Cultural Change

Gary J. Krug

With a foreword by Norman Denzin </p> <p></p> <p>Communication and the history of technology have invariably been examined in terms of artefacts and people. </p> <p></p> <p>Gary Krug argues that... (read more)

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