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Rejecting knowledge claims inside and outside science

Collins, Harry ORCID: 2014. Rejecting knowledge claims inside and outside science. Social Studies of Science 44 (5) , pp. 722-735. 10.1177/0306312714536011

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Citizens, policy-makers and scientists all face the problem of assessing maverick scientific claims. Via a case study, I show the different resources available to experts and non-experts when they make these judgements and reflect upon what this means for technological decision-making in the public domain.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Social Sciences (Includes Criminology and Education)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Q Science > Q Science (General)
Additional Information: @ The Authors
Publisher: SAGE
ISSN: 0306-3127
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 30 March 2016
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2022 09:52

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