The War On Science

Author: Shawn Lawrence Otto
Publisher: Milkweed Editions
ISBN: 1571319522
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At the very time we need them most, scientists and the idea of objective knowledge are being bombarded by a vast, well-funded, three-part war on science: the identity politics war on science, the ideological war on science, and the ...

The Future Of Conservation In America

Author: Gary E. Machlis
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022654205X
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Kendrick Frazier, Science under Siege: Defending Science, Exposing
Pseudoscience (Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2009); Chris Mooney, The
Republican War on Science (New York: Basic Books, 2006); Shawn Otto, The
War on Science: Who's Waging It, Why IT Matters, What We Can Do about It (
Minneapolis, MN: Milkweed Editions, 2016). Chapter Four 1. Tony Blair, “Against
Populism, the Center Must Hold,” New York Times, March 3, 2017. 10. 2. Cary
Funk and Lee Rainie, ...

Applying Public Opinion In Governance

Author: Scott Edward Bennett
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319546961
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... December 31, 2016). Otto, S. (2016). The war on science: Who's waging it, why
it matters, what we can do about it. Minneapolis: Milkweed Editions. Parkhurst, J.
(2017) The politics of evidence: From evidence-based policy to the good
governance of evidence. (digital edition). London: Routledge: Taylor and Francis
Group. Rounce, A. (2010). Does public opinion count: Tuition fees, student
support and public opinion in Saskatchewan, 1991–2004. (PhD dissertation).
Available from: ...

The Seneca Effect

Author: Ugo Bardi
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319572075
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An element of controversy: the life of chlorine in .... London: The British Journal
for the History Of Science Monographs; 2007. http://www.bshs.org.uk/wp-content/
uploads/file/bshs_monographs/ library_monographs/bshsm_013_chang-and-
jackson.pdf#page=371. Accessed 3 June 2013. Mann M. The hockey stick and
the climate wars. New York: Columbia University Press; 2012. Otto SL. The war
on science : who's waging it, why it matters, what we can do about it. 2016. Bailey
R. Dr ...

Peace 1991 1995

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Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9789810234140
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This is the word «pacigerance» or « waging peace » in contrast to «belligerance
» or « waging war». I have taken it from a famous and distinguished Belgian
writer, Baron Descamps i, who is at present Belgium's minister of science and art.
In 1 898 he wrote an excellent book in which ... or at any rate less consciously so.
It should, however, be better understood, and we should direct the attention of
states to the matter of « waging peace» with other states; this should be one of
the ways ...

The Ethical Dilemma Of Science And Other Writings

Author: Archibald Vivian Hill
Publisher: New York : Rockefeller Institute Press
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All we can possibly do is to offer help and asylum to those who are able, in one
way or another, to get out, and to offer that help quickly. If we were to relieve ...
capacity for waging offensive war, and will not encourage fresh Nazi threats of
savagery against a new class of victims. We know very well that the Government,
and the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs particularly, are sympathetic and
want to do whatever is possible in this matter, but they are busy people. A great
deal of ...

Discipline And History

Author: James Farr
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472065127
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Appearing on behalf of the War (later the Defense) Department, General John
Magrudcr of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) — the wartime forerunner of
the CIA — put it this way: "In all of the intelligence that enters into the waging of
war soundly and the waging of peace soundly, it is the social scientists who make
a huge contribution in the field in which they are the professionals and the
soldiers are the laymen." The general went on to suggest that World War II could
scarcely ...

Waging Nuclear Peace

Author: Robert Ehrlich
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780873959193
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But even before first strike weapons existed, MAD may have been, in part, a
matter of wishful thinking. As Richard Pipes has observed, "MAD was a way of
telling ourselves that nuclear war won't happen; it can't happen. No sane person
would pull the nuclear trigger . . . the unthinkable simply won't come to pass, so
why think about it?" " 2. The total elimination of nuclear weapons is not possible
to verify, nor will it ever be possible to verify. If we cannot verify the elimination of
nuclear ...