Joly, Pierre-Benoit and Rip, Arie (2007) Science & Politics A timely harvest. Nature, 450 (174). ISSN 00280836
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The public should be consulted on contentious research and development early enough for their opinions to influence the course of science and policy-making. Public engagement in emerging science and technology is thriving, particularly in the United Kingdom. Recent initiatives such as 'Nanodialogues', organized by the think-tank Demos, suggest that citizen juries, dialogue exercises and interactive public understanding projects can be fruitful for scientists and members of the public.
|Subjects:||Social and Political Science > Societal and ethical aspects of nanotechnology|
Social and Political Science > Policy developments with respect to nanotechnology
|Deposited By:||M T V|
|Deposited On:||14 Jan 2009 10:22|
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