Unscientific America (Hardcover)
How Scientific Illiteracy Threatens our Future
Basic Books, 9780465013050, 224pp.
Publication Date: July 1, 2009
An impassioned polemic about the dangers of America’s scientific illiteracy
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Praise For Unscientific America: How Scientific Illiteracy Threatens our Future…
The Durham Herald Sun
“Non-scientists, and that includes most of us who work for newspapers or other media, owe it to themselves to read at least one book this year about the scientific issues facing the world. My pick is Chris Mooney and Sheril Kirshenbaum's Unscientific America.”
“[An] important book”
“A tour-de-force…engaging…this book should find readership beyond just science students to all students interested, or becoming interested, in current issues important to politics, education, and the general state of our nation."