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Papers of M H F Wilkins: articles on science collected as background information for the British Society for Social Responsibility in Science

Date
1965-2004
Reference
K/PP178/11/1-35
Part of
Wilkins, Maurice Hugh Frederick (1916-2004)
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A digitised copy is held by the Wellcome Library as part of Codebreakers: Makers of Modern Genetics. Not all items within this section have been digitised. Items not digitised can be viewed in the reading room at King's College London, Archives and Special Collections. Please visit the King's College London, Archives and Special Collections website for full details.

Publication/Creation

1965-2004

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159 files

Biographical note

From the late 1960s onwards Wilkins was closely involved with many national and international pressure groups and non-governmental organisations on subjects including the moral responsibilities of scientists, nuclear disarmament, world hunger and human rights. He was the founding President of the British Society for Social Responsibility in Science (BSSRS), 1969-1991, and President, Food and Disarmament International (FDI), 1984-2004.

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A digitised copy is held by the Wellcome Library as part of Codebreakers: Makers of Modern Genetics. Not all items within this section have been digitised.

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