Volume 90 | Number 1 | January-February 2002
A review of Inventing the Electronic Century: The Epic Story of the Consumer Electronics and Computer Industries, by Alfred D. Chandler, Jr.
A review of Tree of Origin: What Primate Behavior Can Tell Us about Human Social Evolution, by Frans B. M. de Waal
A review of The Breast Cancer Wars: Hope, Fear, and the Pursuit of a Cure in Twentieth-Century America, by Barron H. Lerner
A review of Racing the Antelope: What Animals Can Teach Us About Running and Life, by Bernd Heinrich
A review of Germs: Biological Weapons and America's Secret War, by Judith Miller, Stephen Engelberg and William Broad
A review of Science, Money, and Politics: Political Triumph and Ethical Erosion, by Daniel S. Greenberg
A review of Devices & Desires, by Andrea Tone and Sexual Chemistry, by Lara V. Marks
A review of The Tangled Field: Barbara McClintock's Search for the Patterns of Genetic Control, by Nathaniel C. Comfort
A review of Educating Intuition, by Robin M. Hogarth
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