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close this bookScience, Hegemony and Violence (UNU, 1988, 301 p.)
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close this folder1. Introduction: Science as a reason of state
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close this folder3. Science, colonialism and violence: A luddite view
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close this folder4. Atomic physics: The career of an imagination
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close this folder6. Science and violence in popular fiction: Four novels of Ira Levin
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close this folder7. Reductionist science as epistemological violence
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close this folder8. On the annals of the laboratory state
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1. Joseph Conrad, The Secret Agent (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1980), pp. 36-7;

2. Ibid., p. 36.

3. Published 1620.

4. Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, ed. Michael Oakeshott (Oxford: Blackwell, 1964).

5. Margery Purver, The Royal Society: Concept and Creation (London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1967), p. 64.

6. Ibid., p. 81.

7. Ibid.

8. See Norman Jacobsen, Pride and Solace (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978), ch. II, pp. 51-92.

9. Ibid., p. 89.

10. Bernard-Henri Levy, Barbarism with a Human Face (New York: Harper & Row, 1977), p. 51

11. Robert A. Nisbet, Social Change and History (New York: Oxford University Press, 1969), p. 195.

12. Ibid., p. 196

13. E. A. Hoebel, quoted in Richard D. Alexander, Darwinism and Human Affairs (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1979), p. 231.

14. Helen Bourchier, 'The Uses to Which Men and Beasts Alike Are Put by the Men of Science', in Lind-af-Hageby (ed), The Animals' Cause (London: The Animal Defence and Anti-Vivisection Society, 1909), p. 78.

15. Ibid., p. 86.

16. Quoted in John Vyvyan, In Pity and in anger (London: Michael Joseph, 1979), p. 23

17. Ibid., p. 33

18. Ibid., p. 44.

19. Peter Singer, Animal Liberation (London: Jonathan Cape, 1975), p. 32.

20. Gerald Carson, Men, Beasts and Gods (New York: Charles Scribner Sons, 1972), p. 201.

21. Harvey Braverman, Labor and Monopoly Capital (New York: Monthly Review Press, 1974), p. 81.

22. Ibid., p. 105.

23. Peter Singer, Animal Liberation, and Ruth Harrison, Animal Machines (New York: Ballantine, 1966).

24. Fredrick Wertheim, A Sign for Cain (London: Robert Hale, 1966), p. 130.

25. Stephan I. Chorover, From Genesis to Genocide (Cambridge: MIT Press, 1979).

26. Wertheim, A Sign for Cain, p. 154.

27. Chorover, From Genesis to Genocide, p. 101.

28. Hannah Arendt, Eichmann in Jerusalem (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1965).

29. Bruno Bettelheim, Surviving and Other Essays (New York: Vintage Books, 1980).

30. Ibid., p. 259.

31. Ibid., p. 258.

32. Robert Jungk, The Children of the Ashes (London: Heinemann, 1961).

33. Ibid., pp. 267-8.

34. Ibid., p. 240.

35. Vyvyan, In Pity and in Anger, p. 77.

36. Richard Rubenstein, The Age of Triage (Boston: Beacon Press, 1983), pp. 195-6.

37. Ibid., p. 75.

38. Chorover, From Genesis to Genocide, p. 154.

39. Krishna Kumar, Prophecy and Progress (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1978).

40. Edward O. Wilson, On Human Nature (New York: Bantam Books, 1979); Richard Dawkins, The Selfish Gene (New York: Oxford University Press, 1976).

41. Garret Hardin, Promethean Ethics (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1980).

42. Garett Hardin, 'The Tragedy of the Commons', in S. D. Blanard and John von B. Rodenbeck (eds.), The House We Live in (New York: Macmillan, 1971), pp. 245-8; and Garett Hardin, 'Lifeboat Ethics', in W. Aiken and H. La Follette (eds.), World Hunger and Moral Obligation (New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1977), pp. 12-2l.

43. Hardin, 'The Tragedy of the Commons', p. 256.

44. Quoted in Nicholas Polunin, Growth Without Disasters (London: Macmillan, 1980), p. 545.

45. Hardin, 'The Tragedy of the Commons', p. 251.

46. Hardin, 'Lifeboat Ethics', pp. 16-17.

47. William and Paul Paddock, Famine-1975! America's Decision: Who Will Survive? (Boston: Little Brown, 1967).

48. Hardin, 'Lifeboat Ethics', p. 17.

49. Hardin, Promethean Ethics, p. 63.

50. From Robert Jungk, The Atom Staat (The New Tyranny) (New York: Warner Books, 1979).

51. Karl A. Wittfogel, Oriental Despotism (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957).

52. Quoted in E. Goldsmith and N. Hildyard (eds.), The Social Social and Environmental Effects of Large Dams (Cornwall: Wade Bridge Ecological Centre, 1984), p. 254

53. Ibid., p. 18.

54. Ibid.

55. Ibid., p. 19.

56. Ibid., p. 15. See also ch. 2 in this volume.

57. Jungk, The Atom Staat, p. 57.

58. Goldsmith and Hildyard, Large Dams, p. 105.

59. Ibid., p. 105-6.

60. Ibid., p. 106.

61. Ibid., p. 16.

62. Ibid., p. 27.

63. Richard Arens (ed.), Genocide in Paraguay (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1976), p. 8.

64. Ibid., p. 135.

65. John Doom, 'The Protest by Churches on Nuclear Testing in Pacific', in Paul Albrecht and Ninan Koshy, Before It Is Too Late (Geneva: World Council of Churches, 1983), p. 354.