A Carnival for Science: Essays on Science, Technology, and Development

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Oxford University Press, 1997 - History - 249 pages
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This provocative and passionate book contains a critique of science. The author argues that violence is encoded in the world view of science and that development is not unequivocally humanitarian, but often genocidal.

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Shiv Visvanathan is at Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi.

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