Taking Sides

Taking Sides

Clashing Views in Science, Technology and Society

Book - 2006
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Baker & Taylor
A debate-style reader provides an introduction to controversial issues in science, technology, and society, followed by arguments presenting opposing viewpoints on the topic.

McGraw Hill
This seventh edition of TAKING SIDES: CLASHING VIEWS ON CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES IN SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND SOCIETY presents current controversial issues in a debate-style format designed to stimulate student interest and develop critical thinking skills. Each issue is thoughtfully framed with an issue summary, an issue introduction, and a postscript. An instructor’s manual with testing material is available for each TAKING SIDES volume. USING TAKING SIDES IN THE CLASSROOM is also an excellent instructor resource with practical suggestions on incorporating this effective approach in the classroom. Each TAKING SIDES reader features an annotated listing of selected World Wide Web sites and is supported by our student website, www.dushkin.com/online.

Publisher: Dubuque, Iowa : McGraw-Hill, c2006
Edition: 7th ed
ISBN: 9780073514932
Characteristics: xxviii, 372 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Easton, Thomas A.


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