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Politicizing science : the alchemy of policymaking / edited by Michael Gough
Bib ID 2559174
Format BookBook
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Description Stanford, CA : Hoover Institution Press ; George C. Marshall Institute, 2003 
xxi, 313 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0817939326
Series

Hoover Institution Press publication ; no. 517.

Full contents
  • Foreword / John Raisian and William O'Keefe
  • Introduction: Science, Risks, and Politics / Michael Gough
  • 1. Harmful Politicization of Science / William Happer
  • 2. The Corrosive Effects of Politicized Regulation of Science and Technology / Henry I. Miller
  • 3. Science and Public Policy / Joseph P. Martino
  • 4. Endocrine Disruptors / Stephen Safe
  • 5. Cancer Prevention and the Environmental Chemical Distraction / Bruce Ames and Lois Swirsky Gold
  • 6. Nuclear Power / Bernard L. Cohen
  • 7. Science or Political Science? An Assessment of the U.S. National Assessment of the Potential Consequences of Climate Variability and Change / Patrick J. Michaels
  • 8. The Political Science of Agent Orange and Dioxin / Michael Gough
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Science -- Political aspects.  |  Science policy  |  Conflict of interest  |  United States  |  Risk management  |  Scientific research  |  Scientists  |  Political influence  |  Overseas item  |  Politicisation
Other authors/contributors Gough, Michael

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