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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Epistemic communities, European Union governance and the public voice

Anthony R Zito.

in Science and Public Policy

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

This article presents a theoretical examination of the role that expert groups, particularly ‘epistemic communities’ and ‘advocacy coalitions’, play in the European Union (EU) process. It...

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Tensions in the research council-research community relationship

Magnus Gulbrandsen.

in Science and Public Policy

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

Research councils have often met difficult balancing acts, for instance between basic and applied research, disciplinary and cross-disciplinary work, and trade-off decisions about review...

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Epistemic communities and two goals of delegation: hormone growth promoters in the European Union

Claire A Dunlop.

in Science and Public Policy

April 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

The delegation literature tells us that decision-makers delegate power to agents to achieve efficiency or credibility (or both). Critically, however, the successful delivery of each of...

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From community to ‘collaboratory’? The Human Genome Mapping Project and the changing culture of science

Peter Glasner.

in Science and Public Policy

April 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

There have been several sociological attempts to conceptualise the scientific community initially based on the customary view of science developed by Merton. In extending these accounts,...

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Brain drain of the scientific community of developing countries: the case of Sri Lanka

M U M Anas and Seetha I Wickremasinghe.

in Science and Public Policy

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

Many Asian developing countries face an increasing drain of their scientific community as a current challenge. This study identifies the trends in Sri Lanka and investigates the nature and...

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Community of learning, practice and collaboration

Juan D Rogers.

in Science and Public Policy

November 2006; p ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

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Community stewardship and inclusive decision-making

Sharon McKenzie Stevens.

in Science and Public Policy

October 2003; p ublished online October 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

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Perceptions about the political–scientific community and its role in formulating the problems of public policy for science, technology and innovation in Costa Rica

Ronny J. Viales-Hurtado, Antonio Arellano-Hernández and Rafael E. Granados-Carvajal.

in Science and Public Policy

October 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 2551 words.

A Special Commission was created in 2006 under the auspices of the Agricultural Affairs Commission, to discuss possible reforms to the June 1990 Public Law No. 7169, relating to the...

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Low Carbon Communities: Imaginative Approaches to Combating Climate Change Locally edited by Michael Peters, Shane Fudge and Tim Jackson

Beverley Gibbs.

in Science and Public Policy

December 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Policy; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; History of Science and Technology. 931 words.

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Life scientists and the need for a culture of responsibility: After education … what?

James Revill and Malcolm Dando.

in Science and Public Policy

February 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

The challenge of dual-use biotechnology in the 21st century has led the scientific community to the conclusion that greater education of life scientists is needed regarding the biological...

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Social sciences and science policies in Mexico

Heriberta Castaños-Lomnitz.

in Science and Public Policy

March 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

Mexico has around 800 active social research scientists in a population of 105 million. In 2005 the achievements of the Mexican academic community have earned both international recognition...

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Dialogue processes on STI policy-making in Latin America and the Caribbean: dimensions and conditions

Gabriela Dutrénit, José Miguel Natera, Martín Puchet Anyul, Alexandre O Vera-Cruz and Arturo Torres.

in Science and Public Policy

June 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 13624 words.

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This paper aims at discussing the dimensions, conditions, and challenges of dialogue processes between different communities in order to contribute to...

The American research university system as America's de facto technology policy

Michael M Crow and Christopher Tucker.

in Science and Public Policy

February 2001; p ublished online February 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

The American research university system is largely thought of by policymakers in terms of its contribution to basic research. The direct contribution of universities to technical advance in...

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Policies for competitiveness in less-favoured regions of Europe: a comparison of Greece and Portugal

Nikos Kastrinos and Fernando Romero.

in Science and Public Policy

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

Greece and Portugal are the weakest European economies. Their accession to the European Community provided a stimulus for policies to improve the competitiveness of their industries, in...

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The brain drain from Mexico: The experience of scientists

Heriberta Castaños Lomnitz.

in Science and Public Policy

August 1998; p ublished online August 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

What are the causes of Mexico's brain drain? Mexican scientists are rarely asked: yet they are the principal actors and, arguably, those most directly affected by the phenomenon. The...

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Suspicious cartographers: Some realities of research into stakeholder understanding of the causes and possible prevention of breast cancer

Steve Cinderby and Laura Potts.

in Science and Public Policy

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

In this paper we are interested in gaining better understanding of how communities of interest participate effectively in risk governance, particularly when the dominant discourse has...

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Scale-independent indicators and research evaluation

J Sylvan Katz.

in Science and Public Policy

February 2000; p ublished online February 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

This paper demonstrates that some conventional indicators used in research evaluation may fail to account for the non-linearity between size of institution and performance. This can result...

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The elusive partnership: Science and foreign policy

Caroline S Wagner.

in Science and Public Policy

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

Nearly ten years after Eugene Skolnikoff tagged science, technology, and international affairs the “elusive transformation,” the relationship has evolved, but both policy communities remain...

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Setting the agenda for science and technology in the public sector: the case of international agricultural research

Dana G Dalrymple.

in Science and Public Policy

May 2006; p ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

Establishing priorities for R&D in the public sector is a complex and sometimes bumpy procedure. The juxtaposition of the political and scientific worlds can leave substantial gaps in...

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Involving stakeholders in policymaking: tensions emerging from a public dialogue with knowledge-based entrepreneurs

Gabriela Dutrénit and Marcela Suárez.

in Science and Public Policy

June 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 11787 words.

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The aim of this article is to discuss the tensions that are created between Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) communities during the dialogue...