The Microbiologist and His Times


Title:
The Microbiologist and His Times
Creator:
Luria, S. E. (Salvador Edward), 1912-1991
Date:
December 1968
Description:
In this article, Luria addressed the professional and social responsibilities of microbiologists as they come to dominate the field of biology. Among many topics, he discussed the need to remain committed to an inclusive notion of biology in university education and raised moral and ethical concerns over the possibility of genetic manipulation.
Periodical:
Bacteriological Reviews
Publisher:
American Society for Microbiology
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the American Society for Microbiology. and Reproduced with permission of the American Philosophical Society.
Genre:
Articles
Speeches
Format:
Text
Extent:
3 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Periodical. Luria, Salvador E. "The Microbiologist and His Times." Bacteriological Reviews 32, 4 Pt. 2 (December 1968): 401-403. Article. Speech. 3 Images.. Bacteriological Reviews
Legacy ID:
QLBBGB
NLM ID:
101584611X84
Profiles Collection:
The Salvador E. Luria Papers
Story Section:
Politics, Science, and Social Responsibility