The Resource Public science in liberal democracy, edited by Jene M. Porter and Peter W.B. Phillips, (electronic resource)

Public science in liberal democracy, edited by Jene M. Porter and Peter W.B. Phillips, (electronic resource)

Label
Public science in liberal democracy
Title
Public science in liberal democracy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jene M. Porter and Peter W.B. Phillips
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
303.48/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q175.5
LC item number
.P835 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Public science in liberal democracy, edited by Jene M. Porter and Peter W.B. Phillips, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Essays presented at a conference held in Saskatoon, Sask., October 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The History, Philosophy, and Practice of Public Science / Jene Porter and Peter W.B. Phillips -- Sect. 1. History of Public Science in Theory and Practice -- 1. Element Publicum / Larry Stewart -- 2. Science, Democracy, and Philosophy: From Marginal Achievements to Impossible Opportunities / Carl Mitcham -- 3. Public Geoscience at the Frontiers of Democracy / Deborah R. Hutchinson and Richard S. Williams, Jr. -- 4. Public Science, Society, and the Greenhouse Gas Debate / Peter J. Cook -- Sect. 2. Solutions to the Problems: Philosophic -- 5. Role of Humanities Policy in Public Science / Robert Frodeman -- 6. Science Studies Encounter with Public Science: Mertonian Norms, the Local Life of Science, and the Long Dure / Gordon McOuat -- 7. Democratic Deficit of Science and Its Possible Remedies / Ian Jarvie -- 8. New Atlantis Reconsidered / Leon Harold Craig -- 9. Expertise, Common Sense, and the Atkins Diet / Steven Shapin -- 10. Role of the Public Academic Scientist in the Twenty-first Century: Who Is Protecting the Public Interest? / Alan McHughen -- 11. Science Literacy Gap: Enabling Society to Critically Evaluate New Scientific Developments / Eric S. Sachs -- Sect. 3. Solutions to the Problems: Institutional -- 12. Science and Policymaking: The Legitimation Conundrum / Grace Skogstad and Sarah Hartley -- 13. Bringing Balance, Disclosure, and Due Diligence into Science-Based Policymaking / Ross McKitrick -- 14. Technoscience in an 'Illiberal' Democracy: The Internet and Genomics in Singapore / Zaheer Baber -- 15. Retaining Scientific Excellence in Setting Research Priorities: Lessons from the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) / Christopher D. Gerrard -- 16. Toward Centres for Responsible Innovation in the Commercialized University / David Guston -- 17. Citizens and Biotechnology / Rahul K. Dhanda
Control code
ocn647988403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 343 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442684720
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill., maps
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22573/ctt544kf
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32221721
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)647988403
  • jstor1442684720
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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