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Science, policy, and the value-free ideal

Author: Heather E Douglas
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that the moral responsibilities of scientists require the consideration of values even at the heart of science. Heather E. Douglas lobbies for a new ideal in which values serve an essential  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heather E Douglas
ISBN: 0822960265 9780822960263
OCLC Number: 938397598
Description: xii, 210 s. ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Heather E. Douglas.

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