Summary: Science at the Bar is the first book to examine how two powerful American institutions interact with each other. Jasanoff argues that the courts do not simply depend on scientific findings for guidance--they actually influence the production of science and technology. With its lucid analysis of both scientific and legal modes of reasoning, and its recommendations for scholars and policymakers, this book will be indispensable for anyone who hopes to understand ...show morethe changing configurations of science, technology, and the law in our litigious society. ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 95
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