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Published by Earthscan in London, Sterling, VA .
Written in English

  • Nanotechnology -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Nanotechnology -- Social aspects,
  • Nanotechnology -- Law and legislation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Geoffrey Hunt and Michael D. Mehta
    SeriesScience in society series
    ContributionsHunt, Geoffrey, 1947-, Mehta, Michael D., 1965-
    LC ClassificationsT174.7 .N37525 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 296 p. :
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17203238M
    ISBN 101844073580
    LC Control Number2006000791

    Nanotechnology (Book): "This title addresses various issues related to nanotechnology, including what the relationship between public perception and nanotechnology is, how nanotechnology will affect health, how nanotechnology will affect the environment, and how nanotechnology will affect international relations"-- Provided by publisher. Oct 07,  · Not really a book, but the Feynman's lectures are always a good start: There is plenty of room at the bottom. I had this introductory book for class which I appreciated: Nanotechnology Understanding Small Systems, by Rogers, Pennathur and Adams.

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