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Science by the people : participation, power, and the politics of environmental knowledge

Author: Aya Hirata Kimura; Abby J Kinchy
Publisher: New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, 2019.
Series: Book collections on Project MUSE.
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""Citizen science," data collection and scientific research by people who do not have scientific credentials, is an increasingly popular activity, from bird counts to amateur water sample collection to air quality monitoring. Such efforts are at the heart of many of today's environmental and health controversies. As scholars in the interdisciplinary field of science and technology studies (STS), the authors ask  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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(OCoLC)1090981727
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
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All Authors / Contributors: Aya Hirata Kimura; Abby J Kinchy
ISBN: 9780813595115 0813595118
OCLC Number: 1122749619
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