Science and Ideology: A Comparative History (Routledge by Mark Walker

By Mark Walker

Does technology paintings most sensible in a democracy? have been 'Soviet' or 'Nazi' technological know-how essentially diversified from technology within the united states? those questions were passionately debated within the fresh previous. specific advancements in technology came about less than specific political regimes, yet they might or won't were at once made up our minds by way of them.
Science and Ideology brings jointly a few comparative case experiences to envision the connection among technology and the dominant ideology of a kingdom. Cybernetics within the united states is in comparison to France and the Soviet Union. Postwar Allied technology coverage in occupied Germany is juxtaposed to that during Japan. The essays are narrowly focussed, but conceal a variety of nations and ideologies. the gathering offers a special comparative background of clinical rules and practices within the twentieth century.

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