The Impact of Modern Scientific Ideas on Society

  • P. L. Kapitza
Part of the Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science book series (BSPS, volume 46)


The theme of our discussion is interesting in that it concerns the scientific basis of the structure and working of our society. Today, I am attracted most of all by global problems whose practical solution is directly relevant to the social structure of society, and I propose to speak about the role of science in this connection.


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© D. Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht, Holland 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. L. Kapitza
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  1. 1.Institute for Physical ProblemsAcademy of SciencesMoscowU.S.S.R.

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