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Limits of scientific inquiry / edited by Gerald Holton and Robert S. Morison.

; Morison, Robert S., 1906-1986
New York : Norton, [1979] .
ISBN 0393950565, 0393012123

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Other Authors Holton, Gerald James.
Morison, Robert S., 1906-1986.
Subjects Ethische aspecten.
Natuurwetenschappen.
Onderzoek.
Recherche.
Research.
Science.
Sciences -- Aspect moral.
Sciences -- Aspect social.
Sciences.
Description xviii, 254 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
©1979
Notes Originally published in 1978 as volume 107, numbers 2 of the Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Robert S. Morison -- Concerns about science and attempts to regulate inquiry / Loren R. Graham -- Presumptions of science / Robert L. Sinsheimer -- Limiting science : a biologist's perspective / David Baltimore -- Science and the sense of self : the medieval background of a modern confrontation / Lynn White, Jr. -- Reflections on the neo-Romantic critique of science / Leo Marx -- Endless frontier or bureaucratic morass? / Don K. Price -- Academic freedom and scientific freedom / Walter P. Metzger -- Freedom and risk / Sissela Bok -- Protecting the "animal of necessity" : limits to inquiry in clinical investigation / Judith P. Swazey -- Science's restive public / Barbara J. Culliton -- Public criticism of health science policy / Peter Barton Hutt -- Problem of research priorities / Harvey Brooks -- Threats and promises : negotiating the control of research / Dorothy Nelkin -- Misgivings about life-extending technologies / Robert S. Morison -- From the endless frontier to the ideology of limits / Gerald Holton.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5750116
(OCoLC)ocm05750116
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