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

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

Fritz Allhoff, Daniel Moore


Ongoing study in nanotechnology supplies either techniques and dangers, possibly and profoundly altering the realm. This publication is helping to advertise a balanced figuring out of this crucial rising expertise, providing an educated and neutral examine the know-how, its technological know-how, and its social influence and ethics.

  • Nanotechnology is essential for the following iteration of industries, monetary markets, examine labs, and our daily lives; this publication presents an educated and balanced examine nanotechnology and its social impact
  • Offers a entire history dialogue on nanotechnology itself, together with its historical past, its technology, and its instruments, making a transparent realizing of the expertise had to evaluation ethics and social issues
  • Authored by way of a nanoscientist and philosophers, deals a correct and obtainable examine the technology whereas supplying a fantastic textual content for ethics and philosophy courses
  • Explores the main quick and pressing components of social effect of nanotechnology

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