Topics in Science and Technology Studies

History C250

Fall 2018
Section: 
1
Instructor: 
Location: 
470 Stephens
Day & Time: 
Tue 4–6pm
Class Number: 
21696
Units: 
3

This course provides a strong foundation for graduate work in STS, a multidisciplinary field with a signature capacity to rethink the relationship among science, technology, and political and social life. From climate change to population genomics, access to medicines and the impact of new media, the problems of our time are simultaneously scientific and social, technological and political, ethical and economic.