Books by Naomi Oreskes

Released: June 1, 2010

"A well-documented, pulls-no-punches account of how science works and how political motives can hijack the process by which scientific information is disseminated to the public."
Two historians of science examine the motives and tactics of scientists who have consistently sowed doubt about issues affecting human well-being and the well-being of the planet. Read full book review >
Released: Feb. 1, 2001

"A useful addition to the history-of-science literature, emphasizing the importance of scholarly communication and verification."
Firsthand reports of the birth of modern plate tectonics, the once heretical, now governing theory of how the earth works. Read full book review >