The Ethics Of Invention

Author: Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies John F Kennedy School of Government Sheila Jasanoff
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393078992
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We live in a world increasingly governed by technology--but to what end?

Dreamscapes Of Modernity

Author: Sheila Jasanoff
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022627652X
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Through their varied disciplinary training and their willingness to join a common conversation, the contributors to this volume reveal the concept's reach from science and technology studies to neighboring fields such as anthropology, ...

The End Of Sex And The Future Of Human Reproduction

Author: Henry T. Greely
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 067454577X
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After IVF and preimplantation genetic diagnosis, parents will pick embryos for implantation, gestation, and birth. It will be easy, safe, lawful, and free, Henry Greely predicts.

Technology And The Virtues

Author: Associate Professor of Philosophy Shannon Vallor
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019049851X
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This book locates a key to that future in the distant past: specifically, in the philosophical traditions of virtue ethics developed by classical thinkers from Aristotle and Confucius to the Buddha.

Science And Public Reason

Author: Sheila Jasanoff
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136288406
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This collection of essays by Sheila Jasanoff explores how democratic governments construct public reason, that is, the forms of evidence and argument used in making state decisions accountable to citizens.

Ethics And Science

Author: Adam Briggle
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521878411
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This book explores ethical issues at the interfaces of science, policy, religion and technology, cultivating the skills for critical analysis.

Designs On Nature

Author: Sheila Jasanoff
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691118116
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This book offers crucial resources, and challenges, to several disciplines, notably political science, public law, anthropology, policy analysis and sociology--not to mention to the life sciences themselves.

States Of Knowledge

Author: Sheila Jasanoff
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134328338
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Notes on contributors Acknowledgements 1. The Idiom of Co-production Sheila Jasanoff 2. Ordering Knowledge, Ordering Society Sheila Jasanoff 3. Climate Science and the Making of a Global Political Order Clark A. Miller 4.

Technoculture

Author: Debra Benita Shaw
Publisher: Berg
ISBN: 1847886191
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We live in a world where science and technology shape the global economy and everyday culture, where new biotechnologies are changing what we eat and how we can reproduce, and where email, mobiles and the internet have revolutionised the ...