Unscientific America

Unscientific America

How Scientific Illiteracy Threatens Our Future

Book - 2009
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Many of the most urgent problems of the twenty-first century require science-based solutions. And yet Americans are paying less and less attention to scientists. Proposing a broad array of initiatives that could reverse the current trend, Unscientific America is an impassioned call to arms that exhorts Americans to reintegrate science into public discourse - before it is too late. -- from book jacket
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [2009]
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9780465013050
0465013058
Characteristics: xiii, 209 pages ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Kirshenbaum, Sheril

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flyfisher88
Nov 28, 2016

Thought I'd get an unbiased critique of science in America and our lack of the general population being clueless. Instead it was a political view (mostly left) about one party being an enemy of science. Ever think that some of the government paid scientists are not being truthful/completely in the open about some of their projects? I'm saying it has to be fair when you critique an issue. This one isn't by a long ways. Did read recently (2016) that 65% of the college graduates never have taken an "upper division" science or math class....that tells you a lot right there.

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