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What Is Nanotechnology and Why Does It Matter?: From Science to Ethics (Paperback)
  • What Is Nanotechnology and Why Does It Matter?: From Science to Ethics (Paperback)

What Is Nanotechnology and Why Does It Matter?: From Science to Ethics (Paperback)

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Paperback 304 Pages / Published: 28/01/2010
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Ongoing research in nanotechnology promises both innovations and risks, potentially and profoundly changing the world. This book helps to promote a balanced understanding of this important emerging technology, offering an informed and impartial look at the technology, its science, and its social impact and ethics. * Nanotechnology is crucial for the next generation of industries, financial markets, research labs, and our everyday lives; this book provides an informed and balanced look at nanotechnology and its social impact * Offers a comprehensive background discussion on nanotechnology itself, including its history, its science, and its tools, creating a clear understanding of the technology needed to evaluate ethics and social issues * Authored by a nanoscientist and philosophers, offers an accurate and accessible look at the science while providing an ideal text for ethics and philosophy courses * Explores the most immediate and urgent areas of social impact of nanotechnology

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
ISBN: 9781405175449
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 468 g
Dimensions: 229 x 155 x 23 mm

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