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Re-thinking Science
Category: Best Translation Books  Publish Time: 2011-12-05 15:18 
Re-thinking Science

Book Title:

Re-thinking Science: Knowledge and the Public in an Age of Uncertainty

ISBN:

978-7-313-06960-3  

Catalogue

Best Translation Books

Authors

Helga Nowotny etc.

Translator

Leng Min etc. 

Original Publisher

Polity Press

Binding:

paperback

Page Numbers

 

Publication Date

07/01/2011

 

Contents:

This book presents an account of the dynamic relationship between society and science. Despite the mounting evidence of a much closer, interactive relationship between society and science, current debate still seems to turn on the need to maintain a ‘line’ to demarcate them. The view persists that there is a one-way communication flow from science to society—with scant attention given to the ways in which society communicates with science.