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Author Sassower, Raphael.

Title Knowledge without expertise : on the status of scientists / by Raphael Sassower
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [1993]


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Description xvi, 158 pages ; 24 cm
Series SUNY series in science, technology, and sociology
SUNY series in science, technology, and sociology.
Contents Ch. 1. Scientists on Trial: Section F of the BAAS --Ch. 2. On Oracles: Psychological "Foundations" of Knowledge -- Ch. 3. Scientists as Experts -- Ch. 4. Blurring Disciplinary Boundaries -- Ch. 5. Politicizing Expertise -- Ch. 6. Contextualizing Expertise: Potential Empowerment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-153) and indexes
Subject Expertise.
Knowledge, Sociology of.
Knowledge, Theory of -- Psychological aspects.
Social sciences -- Methodology.
LC no. 92022750
ISBN 0791414817 (hard : alk. paper)
0791414825 (paperback: alk. paper)