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Science and Its Public

The Changing Relationship (Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science)
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Springer
General, Social Science, Sociology - General, Philosophy / General, Soci
ContributionsG. Holton (Editor), W. Blanpied (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9095579M
ISBN 109027706581
ISBN 139789027706584

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Since its founding, SSP has been not only promoting public engagement in scientific research but also the public understanding of science.

Science (from the Latin scientia, meaning “knowledge”) is the effort to discover, and increase human understanding of how the physical world h controlled methods, science uses observable physical evidence of natural phenomena to collect data, and analyzes this information to explain what and how things work.

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My library. Some promoters of public understanding of science might have ridiculed publics for their ignorance, but an alternative "public engagement with science and technology" romanticizes its publics for their participatory instincts, intrinsic morality or simple collective wisdom. As Susanna Hornig Priest concluded in her introduction essay on.

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The relationship between science and the public—or, more specifically, that between science and the media—has been characterized by metaphors and terms such as “distance” (), “gap” (), “barrier” (), “fence” (), “oil and water” (), and “creative tension” ().In their well-known study on the relationship between science and journalism, based on surveys of US scientists Cited by: A public service is a service which is provided by government to people living within its jurisdiction, either directly (through the public sector) or by financing private provision of services.

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Why is science education important in our schools. We are surrounded by technology and the products of science every day. Public policy decisions that affect every aspect of our lives are based in scientific evidence.

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