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The Collapse of Western Civilization by Naomi Oreskes and Erik M. Conway: Summer Reading 2015

Incoming Smith students will meet in small groups to discuss the book and its vision of the future.

About the Book

Quick survey

Would you recommend this book to a friend?
Yes: 7 votes (63.64%)
No: 4 votes (36.36%)
Total Votes: 11

About the Authors

Naomi Oreskes is professor of the history of science and affiliated professor of Earth and planetary sciences at Harvard University.

Erik M. Conway is a historian of science and technology at the California Institute of Technology.

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Incoming first-year Smith students: Let's discuss the summer reading book! The Collapse of Western Civilization: A...

Posted by Smith College Libraries on Friday, June 12, 2015