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Rejecting knowledge claims: a case study

Collins, Harold Maurice 2011. Rejecting knowledge claims: a case study. [Working Paper]. School of Social Sciences Working Papers Series, vol. 145. Cardiff: Cardiff University.

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Abstract

Citizens, policy- makers and scientists all face the problem of assessing maverick scientific claims. Via a case study I show the different resources available to experts and non-experts when they make these judgments and reflect upon what this means for technological decision-making in the public domain.

Item Type: Monograph (Working Paper)
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Social Sciences (Includes Criminology and Education)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Publisher: Cardiff University
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 30 March 2016
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2017 23:47
URI: http://orca-mwe.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/78203

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