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Swarthmore College

2006

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O Princípio De Precaução E A Autonomia Da Ciência, Hugh Lacey Sep 2006

O Princípio De Precaução E A Autonomia Da Ciência, Hugh Lacey

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The Precautionary principle recommends taking special precautions, and conducting detailed and farreaching research on the potential risks of technoscientific innovations, before implementing them. Its use is defended against the charge that it threatens the autonomy of science. On the contrary, I argue, it actually serves to counter current distortions of scientific practices that follow from their having been subordinated to commercial and political values.
O princípio de precaução recomenda que, antes de implementar as inovações tecnocientíficas, sejam tomadas precauções especiais e que se conduza pesquisa detalhada e de largo alcance sobre os riscos potenciais dessas inovações. Defendo o uso do ...


Review Of "A Structural Account Of Mathematics" By C. S. Chihara, Alan Richard Baker Jan 2006

Review Of "A Structural Account Of Mathematics" By C. S. Chihara, Alan Richard Baker

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