Metascience

, Volume 22, Issue 1, pp 45–61 | Cite as

Votes and lab coats: democratizing scientific research and science policy

Wiebe E. Bijker, Roland Bal, and Ruud Hendriks: The paradox of scientific authority: The role of scientific advice in democracies. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2009, 223pp, $32 HBMark B. Brown: Science in democracy: Expertise, institutions, and representation. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2009, 354pp, $29 PBMassimiano Bucchi: Beyond technocracy: Science, politics and citizens. Translated by Adrian Belton. Dordrecht: Springer, 2009, 106pp, €99.95 HBMichel Callon, Pierre Lascoumes, and Yannick Barthe: Acting in an uncertain world: An essay on technical democracy. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2009, 287pp, $37 HBPhilip Kitcher. Science in a democratic society. Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2011, 270pp, $28 HB
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Arts and Social SciencesSabanci UniversityIstanbulTurkey

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