Making Science Public: Challenges and Opportunities
The challenges of making science public
A five-year research programme funded by the Leverhulme Trust (2012-2017) looking at the challenges involved in making science public; making public science; making science in public; making science more public; making science private..... How are such activities changing the relationship between science, politics and publics, and what are the normative implications for problems relating to political legitimacy, scientific authority and democratic participation?
This research is carried out within the Institute for Science and Society
Find out more information about the aims and objectives of this research programme
Research themes and projects
The project brings together researchers working in a variety of disciplines and theoretical traditions
Dissemination of research outcomes to a variety of audiences
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Programme funded by
Programme funded by The Leverhulme Trust in collaboration with the University of Warwick and the University of Sheffield.