This animating book is an endeavor to break down the association between the work that researchers are doing and the social and financial improvements in their general surroundings. Science has stopped to be the control of brilliant personalities upheld by benefactors, and has turned into an incredible industry bolstered by expansive and by the government. So long as investigative request could be seen as totally beneficial, with the certification that its results would be associated with improvements all things considered conditions of life, the specialist could remain to stay segregated from the social repercussions of his work and hold his standard partition from monetary viewpoints and legislative issues.
Be that as it may, the occasions of the last half century, especially the most recent decade, have indicated how adequately science can be connected to dangerous finishes, to the lopsided advancement of industrially productive applications to the detriment of those of more quick esteem to social welfare. Logical advances have out paced the ethical and political improvement of man and unnecessary destitution perseveres during a time of bounty. The principal 50% of the volume manages " what science does ", gives a brief study of the historical backdrop of science, examines the present association of examination in Britain, science in training, effectiveness of exploration and the inefficiency of wasteful association, the use of science and the mutilation of modern research, science and war, the redirection of examination to war utilizes, global science and its relationship to political belief systems of diverse nations.
The second half manages " what science could do ", and examines the preparation of the researcher, revamping of exploration, logical correspondence, money of science in connection to a legitimately arranged social economy, procedure of exploratory development, theoretical applications in the administration of man, social changes and the sociological capacity of science.