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Science, Technology and Culture (Issues in Cultural and Media Studies)

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Its roots lie in the interwar period and continue into the start of the Cold War, when historians and sociologists of science, and scientists themselves, became interested in the relationship between scientific knowledge, technological systems, and Arguably the best general history of science and technology ever published.

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About this journal. For more than forty years Science, Technology, & Human Values (ST&HV) has provided the forum for cutting-edge research and debate in the field of science and technology &HV is a double-blind peer-reviewed, bi-monthly, international, interdisciplinary journal containing research, analyses and commentary on the development and dynamics of science and technology The Journal of Food Science and Technology (JFST) is the official publication of the Association of Food Scientists and Technologists of India (AFSTI).

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I am a writer specialising in science, technology, heritage and culture. My latest book is Cracking the Elements published by Hachette, revealing tales of intrigue behind the elements in the periodic table.

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