Compromising the Ideals of Science

  • Raphael Sassower

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Raphael Sassower
    Pages 22-45
  3. Raphael Sassower
    Pages 46-68
  4. Raphael Sassower
    Pages 86-98
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 99-107

About this book


This books examines the conditions under which scientists compromised the ideals of science, and elucidates these with reference to the challenges of profit motives and national security concerns. The book also offers suggestions for changing the political and economic conditions under which the integrity of science and its ethos can be practiced.


government Nation research science

Authors and affiliations

  • Raphael Sassower
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ColoradoColorado SpringsUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Pivot, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-50654-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-51942-9
  • About this book