Wynne, Brian E. (2006) Public engagement as means of restoring trust in science? Hitting the notes, but missing the music. Community Genetics, 9 (3). pp. 211-220. ISSN 1422-2795Full text not available from this repository.
This paper analyses the recent widespread moves to 'restore' public trust in science by developing an avowedly two-way, public dialogue with science initiatives. Noting how previously discredited and supposedly abandoned public deficit explanations of 'mistrust' have actually been continually reinvented, it argues that this is a symptom of a continuing failure of scientific and policy institutions to place their own science-policy institutional culture into the frame of dialogue, as possible contributory cause of the public mistrust problem.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Community Genetics|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Mistrust of science ; Public deficit models ; Science policy|
|Subjects:||B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)|
|Departments:||Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Sociology|
|Deposited On:||27 Feb 2009 11:50|
|Last Modified:||26 Feb 2017 01:29|
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