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Playing Politics with Science: Balancing Scientific Independence and Government Oversight

Playing Politics with Science: Balancing Scientific Independence and Government Oversight (Hardback)

By Resnik, David B.

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In the last decade, science in the United States has become increasingly politicized, as government officials have been accused of manipulating, distorting, subverting, and censoring science for ideological purposes. Political gamesmanship has played a major role in many differen ...

ISBN 9780195375893
Published 28 May 2009 by Oxford University Press
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Practical & Professional Ethics
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Ethics, Prevention, and Public Health

Ethics, Prevention, and Public Health (Hardback)

Edited by Dawson, Angus; Verweij, Marcel

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What role should the law play in regulating risks? What limits do we wish to place upon public health activities? Addressing such questions, this book explores various issues in public health ethics using the resources of moral theory, political philosophy, philosophy of science, ...

ISBN 9780199290697
Published 18 January 2007 by Oxford University Press
Interest Age All ages
Series Issues in Biomedical Ethics
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Collisions and Collaboration: The Organization of Learning in the Atlas Experiment at the LHC

Collisions and Collaboration: The Organization of Learning in the Atlas Experiment at the LHC (Hardback)

By Boisot, Max; Nordberg, Markus; Yami, Said; Nicquevert, Bertrand

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The Large Hadron Collider at CERN is the world's largest scientific experiment involving 3,000 scientists from 38 countries. Here a team of organization theorists collaborate with leading figures at CERN to understand how this project has been organized and what lessons can be le ...

ISBN 9780199567928
Published 28 July 2011 by Oxford University Press
Interest Age Young Adults
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Writing Science: How to Write Papers That Get Cited and Proposals That Get Funded
 

Writing Science: How to Write Papers That Get Cited and Proposals That Get Funded (Hardback)

By Schimel, Joshua

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Writing Science is a much-needed guide to succeeding in modern science. It equips science students, scientists, and professionals across a wide range of scientific and technical fields with the tools needed to communicate effectively.

ISBN 9780199760237
Published 26 January 2012 by Oxford University Press
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Innovation Policy and the Economy: 2012: v.13
 

Innovation Policy and the Economy: 2012: v.13 (Hardback)

Edited by Lerner, Josh; Stern, Scott

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Provides an ongoing forum for the presentation of research on the interactions among public policy, the innovation process, and the economy. In this title, papers include a consideration of the complex set of innovation policy challenges that arise in managing publicly funded res ...

ISBN 9780226053448
Published 1 February 2013 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
Interest Age Young Adults
Series National Bureau of Economic Research Innovation Policy and the Economy
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Innovation Policy and the Economy: 2012: v.13
 

Innovation Policy and the Economy: 2012: v.13 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Lerner, Josh; Stern, Scott

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Provides an ongoing forum for the presentation of research on the interactions among public policy, the innovation process, and the economy. In this title, papers include a consideration of the complex set of innovation policy challenges that arise in managing publicly funded res ...

ISBN 9780226053585
Published 1 February 2013 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Series National Bureau of Economic Research Innovation Policy and the Economy
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Law in the Laboratory: A Guide to the Ethics of Federally Funded Science Research
 

Law in the Laboratory: A Guide to the Ethics of Federally Funded Science Research (Hardback)

By Charrow, Robert P.

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The National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation together fund more than $40 billion of research annually in the US and around the globe. Suitable for those who want to learn how federal legislation and regulations affect laboratory research, this primer reve ...

ISBN 9780226101644
Published 9 July 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Law in the Laboratory: A Guide to the Ethics of Federally Funded Science Research
 

Law in the Laboratory: A Guide to the Ethics of Federally Funded Science Research (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Charrow, Robert P.

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The National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation together fund more than $40 billion of research annually in the US and around the globe. Suitable for those who want to learn how federal legislation and regulations affect laboratory research, this primer reve ...

ISBN 9780226101651
Published 15 July 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Science for Sale: The Perils, Rewards, and Delusions of Campus Capitalism

Science for Sale: The Perils, Rewards, and Delusions of Campus Capitalism (Hardback)

By Greenberg, Daniel S.

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Aims to reveal that campus capitalism is more complicated and less profitable than media reports would suggest. This book includes interviews with scientists and administrators. It is useful for those who care about scientific research. It shows that industry dollars are dwarfed ...

ISBN 9780226306254
Published 1 September 2007 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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The Politics of Pure Science

The Politics of Pure Science (Hardback, New edition)

By Greenberg, Daniel S.; Introduction by Maddox, John; Shapin, Steven

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This work examines the place of science in American politics and society. Dispelling the myth of scientific purity and detachment, Daniel S. Greenberg documents the political processes that underpinned government funding of science from the 1940s to the 1970s.

ISBN 9780226306315
Published 21 September 1999 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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