Nanotechnology and the Challenges of Equity, Equality and Development

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Table of contents (26 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxx

  2. Dimensions of Nano Fairness

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-22

      Contexts of Equity: Thinking About Organizational and Technoscience Contexts for Gender Equity in Biotechnology and Nanotechnology

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 23-46

      Women and Patenting in Nanotechnology: Scale, Scope and Equity

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 47-68

      Potential Implications for Equity in the Nanotechnology Workforce in the U.S.

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 69-88

      Exploring Societal Impact of Nanomedicine Using Public Value Mapping

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 89-104

      Ableism and Favoritism for Abilities Governance, Ethics and Studies: New Tools for Nanoscale and Nanoscale-enabled Science and Technology Governance

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 105-106

      i Will Go Further

  3. Uneven Structures

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 107-107

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 109-126

      Nanotechnology and the Extension and Transformation of Inequity

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 127-143

      Nanotechnology and the Sixth Technological Revolution

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 145-164

      Innovation, Growth, and Inequality: Plausible Scenarios of Wage Disparities in a World with Nanotechnologies

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 165-180

      Metropolitan Development of Nanotechnology: Concentration or Dispersion?

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      Pages 181-198

      The Role of Organized Workers in the Regulation of Nanotechnologies

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      Pages 199-205

      ETUC Resolution on Nanotechnologies and Nanomaterials

  4. Equalizing Processes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 207-207

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 209-230

      Materializing Nano Equity: Lessons from Design

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 231-249

      Public Perceptions of Fairness in NBIC Technologies

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      Pages 251-269

      Equity and Participation in Decisions: What Can Nanotechnology Learn from Biotechnology in Kenya?

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      Pages 271-273

      Nanotechnology: How Prepared Is Uganda?

  5. Nanotechnology and the World System

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 277-290

      Nanotechnology and the Poor: Opportunities and Risks for Developing Countries

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 291-307

      Science Policy and Social Inclusion: Advances and Limits of Brazilian Nanotechnology Policy

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 309-329

      The Potential of Nanotechnology for Equitable Economic Development: The Case of Brazil

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 331-347

      Open Access Nanotechnology for Developing Countries: Lessons from Open Source Software

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