Technological Risk

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Risks seem to abound in our everyday lives, especially the risks flowing from the explosion of our modern technology, with its pesticides, pollution, nuclear power, microwave radiation and chemical trace elements in food of all kinds. Two questions face all of us: how real are these risks and, if real, how do we manage our lives in order to avoid personal damage from them?

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High technology and ecological crises have brought public attention to the concept of risk; yet we often exaggerate small risks while ignoring significant ones. Lewis, a physicist and expert on risk ... Read full review

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