Pielke, Roger A., 1968-

The honest broker : making sense of science in policy and politics / Roger A. Pielke, Jr. - Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, c2007. - x, 188 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-182) and index.

List of figures and tables -- Acknowledgments -- Four idealized roles of science in policy and politics -- The big picture, science, and democracy -- Science and decision-making -- Values -- Uncertainty -- How science policy shapes science in policy and politics -- Preemption and the decision to go to war in Iraq -- When scientists politicize science -- Making sense of science in policy and politics -- Appendix: Applying the framework -- Notes -- References -- Index.

9780521873208 (hbk.) 0521873207 (hbk.) 9780521694810 (pbk.) 0521694817 (pbk.)

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Research--Moral and ethical aspects.
Research--Political aspects.

Q180.55.M67 / P54 2007



2007 G-304 Q 175.5 / P613h 2007