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The Fail-Safe Society: Community Defiance and the End of American Technological Optimism, CHARLES PILLER

Author:    CHARLES PILLER

Title:   The Fail-Safe Society: Community Defiance and the End of American Technological Optimism

Binding:   Paper Back

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    University of California Press 1993-02-25

ISBN Number:    0520082028 / 9780520082021

Seller ID:   20070926123715

Here is the first balanced assessment of opposition by community groups to scientific and technological projects seen to offer hazards to their communities. Charles Piller shows how ecological disasters and technological breakdowns have robbed Americans of their faith in the beneficence of technology, and he offers a guide for achieving meaningful public involvement in scientific and technological decision-making.

Price = 12.00 USD



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