STS 1101

STS 1101

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

From global warming to surveillance of citizens to health-care reform, issues in science, technology, and medicine also are political issues. This course uses contemporary scientific controversies to explore the intersections of science and politics. Issues explored may include the role of the military and private sector in funding research, the politics of experts and expertise, computer privacy and national security, and environmental politics.

When Offered Spring, Summer.

Distribution Category (SBA-AS)
Course Attribute (CU-SBY)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Summer Special Session 2.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1351STS 1101  DIS 204

  • This Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3272