When Science 4nd Politics Collide
When Science 4nd Politics Collide: The Public Interest at Risk
Praeger | English | 2018 | ISBN-10: 144085937X | 228 pages | PDF | 13.45 MB
by Robert O. Schneider (Auth08r)
This book explains why science 4nd politics collide, why this is an especially critical problem at this precise time in U.S. hist08ry, 4nd what should be done to ensure that science 4nd politics coincide.
Shows the contentious science/policy relationship through examples of current controversies
Argues that Americas hist08ric commitment to scientific progress, human rights, 4nd democracy is at risk
Emphasizes the imp08rtance of science to intelligent public policymaking
Offers suggestions f08r how to improve the communication between science 4nd politics
About the Auth08r
Robert O. Schneider, PhD (political science), is profess08r of public administration at the University of N08rth Carolina at Pembroke. He is auth08r of Managing the Climate Crisis: Assessing our Risks, Options, 4nd Prospects.