Science vs Politics

January 25, 2012

Hour 2:           What is the role of science in public policy and what are the moral responsibilities of scientists? We’ll spend this hour with Heather Douglas, Ph.D. [1], the Wolfe Chair of Science and Society at the University of Waterloo and author of “Science, Policy, and the Value-Free Ideal” (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2009). Douglas will deliver the UTD Center for Values in Medicine, Science and Technology Lecture this evening [2].

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[1] Heather Douglas, Ph.D.: http://philosophy.uwaterloo.ca/people/douglas.html

[2] this evening: http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220181261

[3] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/145860725/KERA_145860725.mp3

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