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Author Balmer, Andrew S., author
Title Synthetic biology : a sociology of changing practices / by Andrew S. Balmer, Katie Bulpin, Susan Molyneux-Hodgson
Imprint London : Palgrave Macmillan UK : Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016
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Descript 1 online resource (viii, 207 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
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Note This book explores the emergence of a new scientific field, synthetic biology, and the many bold promises its proponents have made to change the future of science, industry and humanity. It explores how people tried to change their practices to bring engineering and biology together and to realise such promises from within their everyday lives
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject Synthetic biology
Biomedical Engineering/Biotechnology
History of Science
Sociology, general
Philosophy of Science
Organizational Studies, Economic Sociology
Alt Author Bulpin, Katie, author
Molyneux-Hodgson, Susan, author
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