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Towards understanding the role of science & technology in Philippine society

LIST Convention (1st 1985 Quezon City, Philippines)

Towards understanding the role of science & technology in Philippine society

proceedings of the First Annual LIST Convention, December 14, 1985.

by LIST Convention (1st 1985 Quezon City, Philippines)

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Published by Local Initiatives in Science and Technology in Quezon City .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsMLCM 94/03400 (Q)
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2446768M
LC Control Number87144317

The saying comes from George Orwell’s book, A story which depicts a nightmarish view of society. Big Brother plays a key role throughout the novel for his surveillance state. Surveillance functions consistently in the dystopia, affecting the way individuals view themselves by their present day technology. One way in which these expectations become apparent is when we look at the roles that people play in society. Social roles are the part people play as members of a social group. With each social role you adopt, your behavior changes to fit the expectations both you and others have of that role. In the words of William Shakespeare. science can influence your child’s attitudes toward science—and how she1 approaches learning science. It’s easy to undermine a child’s interest and attitudes by saying things such as, “I was lousy in science, and I’ve done OK,” or “I always hated science when I was in school. It’s boring.” Although.


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Emphasizing an interdisciplinary and international coverage of the functions and effects of science and technology in society and culture, Science, Technology, and Society contains over A to Z signed articles written by major scholars and experts from academic and scientific institutions and institutes worldwide.

Each article is accompanied by a selected bibliography.5/5(3). Under the Medium Term Philippine Development Plan for the yearsscience and technology's role in economic recovery and sustained economic growth was highlighted. During Corazon Aquino's State of the Nation Address inshe said that science and technology development shall be one of the top three priorities of the government towards an economic recovery.

Science, Technology, and Society (STS) is an essential course in the General Education curriculum for tertiary education. It was conceptualized to develop deep appreciation and critical understanding of the role of science and technology in the development of people and the society.

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Science, Technology and Society: Needs, Challenges and Limitations focuses on the role of science and technology in promoting development as well as its limitation in shaping the society.

The text outlines the contributions that this field has provided in health, industries, agriculture, transportation, and.

After considering the many aspects of the role of science and technology (S&T) in foreign assistance, the study led to the publication of The Fundamental Role of Science and Technology in International Development.

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SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN MODERN SOCIETY 9 CHAPTER 2 SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN MODERN SOCIETY About years ago the pace of technological change in western society began to quicken. Wind, water, and animal power, with their limitations of place and capacity, were supplemented and then replaced by the steam engine, which went on to power the.

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in science, technology, and engineering. These statements were drawn from a series of consultation meetings and focus group discussions with different sectors of society held in industry, university, scientists, parents, teachers, school administrators, community.

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