Three Types of Risk Assessment: A Methodological Analysis

  • Silvio O. Funtowicz
  • Jerome R. Ravetz
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 4)

Abstract

The study of risks and the impact of new technological systems in our society and environment is now accepted as a legitimate subject of research.

Keywords

Burning Pyramid Toll Stake IAEA 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Silvio O. Funtowicz
    • 1
  • Jerome R. Ravetz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyThe UniversityLeedsUK

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