Brian Martin: publications on the critique of science



Major articles

Other articles

See also publications on science, technology and society, of which the publications here are a subset.



Brian Martin. The Bias of Science (Canberra: Society for Social Responsibility in Science (A.C.T.), 1979), 100 pages.



Brian Martin. Strip the Experts (London: Freedom Press, 1991), 69 pages. Published in Italian as L'esperto è nudo!, translated by Roberto Ambrosoli (Milan: Elèuthera, 1993).


Major articles

Edward Woodhouse, David Hess, Steve Breyman and Brian Martin. Science studies and activism: possibilities and problems for reconstructivist agendas. Social Studies of Science, Vol. 32, No. 2, April 2002, pp. 297-319.

Brian Martin. Directions for liberation science. Philosophy and Social Action, Vol. 26, Nos. 1-2, January-June 2000, pp. 9-21.

Brian Martin. Science, technology and nonviolent action: the case for a utopian dimension in the social analysis of science and technology. Social Studies of Science, Vol. 27, 1997, pp. 439-463.

Brian Martin. Social construction of an 'attack on science' (essay review of Paul Gross and Norman Levitt, Higher Superstition). Social Studies of Science, Vol. 26, No. 1, February 1996.

Brian Martin. Anarchist science policy. The Raven, Vol. 7, No. 2, Summer 1994, pp. 136-153.

Brian Martin. The critique of science becomes academic. Science, Technology, & Human Values, Vol. 18, No. 2, April 1993, pp. 247-259.

Brian Martin. Scientific fraud and the power structure of science. Prometheus, Vol. 10, No. 1, June 1992, pp. 83-98.

Gabriele Bammer, Ken Green and Brian Martin. Who gets kicks out of science policy? Search, Vol. 17, nos 1-2, January-February 1986, pp. 41-46.

Jill Bowling and Brian Martin. Science: a masculine disorder? Science and Public Policy, Vol. 12, No. 6, December 1985, pp. 308-316.

Brian Martin. The selective usefulness of science. Queen's Quarterly, Vol. 90, No. 2, Summer 1983, pp. 489-496.

Brian Martin. The scientific straightjacket: the power structure of science and the suppression of environmental scholarship. Ecologist, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 33-43 (January-February 1981).

Brian Martin. The goal of self-managed science: implications for action. Radical Science Journal, No. 10, pp. 3-17 (1980). Reprinted in part in German in Wechselwirkung, No. 12, pp. 43-47 (February 1982).

Other articles

Brian Martin. STS and social activists. Technoscience, Vol. 10, No. 1, Winter 1997, pp. 11-12.

Brian Martin and Sharon Beder. The arrogance of scientists. Chain Reaction, No. 68, February 1993, pp. 16-17. [special issue guest edited by Sharon Beder and Brian Martin]


Book reviews

Review of Paul Feyerabend, The Tyranny of Science, in International Studies in the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2012, pp. 118-121


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