Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 66 items

  • Keywords: science policy x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Developing Innovative Competences in Different Institutional Frameworks

Richard Whitley

in Business Systems and Organizational Capabilities: The Institutional Structuring of Competitive Competences

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199205172
eISBN:
9780191709555
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205172.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This chapter extends and integrates the analysis of innovation systems presented in Chapter 3 and the account of how different firms develop different kinds of organizational capabilities outlined in ... More


INTEGRITY: From Science Policy to Responsible Conduct of Research

Frederick Grinnell

in Everyday Practice of Science: Where Intuition and Passion Meet Objectivity and Logic

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195064575
eISBN:
9780199869442
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195064575.003.0004
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Chapter 4 analyzes everyday practice of science in the context of surrounding sociocultural, political, and economic factors. Science policy determines what work will be done, who will do it, and how ... More


Innovation policy for Japan in a new era

Tateo Arimoto

in Recovering from Success: Innovation and Technology Management in Japan

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199297320
eISBN:
9780191711237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297320.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Among the most prominent policy attempts to reshape Japan's innovation system has been moves to create an environment conducive to basic research and breakthrough innovations. This chapter reminds us ... More


Deliberative‐Analytic Policy Inquiry: Postempiricist Practices

Frank Fischer

in Democracy and Expertise: Reorienting Policy Inquiry

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199282838
eISBN:
9780191712487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199282838.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Moving beyond the traditional conceptions of value-neutrality and context independence that have dominated the epistemology of the policy sciences, this chapter offers a social constructivist ... More


Industrial Policy and Development: The Political Economy of Capabilities Accumulation

Mario Cimoli, Giovanni Dosi, and Joseph E. Stiglitz (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199235261
eISBN:
9780191715617
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235261.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In the 1990s, development policy advocated by international financial institutions was influenced by the so-called Washington Consensus thinking. This strategy, based largely on liberalization, ... More


Bukharin and Science Policy

Robert Lewis

in The Ideas of Nikolai Bukharin

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198278665
eISBN:
9780191684227
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198278665.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter shows that of all the Bolshevik leaders, Bukharin was to be the most closely involved in the analysis of science and in science policy. However, to an extent, the quantity of Bukharin's ... More


Lawyers for the Future

Neil Duxbury

in Patterns of American Jurisprudence

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198264910
eISBN:
9780191682865
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264910.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter considers the work of Harold Lasswell and Myres McDougal, the principal proponents of policy science, and it specifically develops a critical intellectual history of their jurisprudence. ... More


Public Policy Implications

Ash Amin and Patrick Cohendet

in Architectures of Knowledge: Firms, Capabilities, and Communities

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199253326
eISBN:
9780191698125
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253326.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management, Organization Studies

This chapter focuses on the inadequacies of traditional public policy principles and tools in grasping the challenges of knowledge formation in communities. It explores how national science and ... More


Science, Technology, and Innovation

Wendy Faulkner, Jacqueline Senker, and LÉa Velho

in Knowledge Frontiers: Public Sector Research and Industrial Innovation in Biotechnology, Engineering Ceramics, and Parallel Computing

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198288336
eISBN:
9780191684586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198288336.003.0014
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology, Knowledge Management

During the 1960s when post-war optimism regarding benefits brought about by expenditures on RD&D experienced a decline, research on the industry-PSR linkage that is policy-oriented emerged from ... More


Patterns of American Jurisprudence

Neil Duxbury

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198264910
eISBN:
9780191682865
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264910.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This unique study offers a comprehensive analysis of American jurisprudence from its emergence in the later stages of the nineteenth century through to the present day. The book argues that it is a ... More


Realism, Science, and Society

Ilkka Niiniluoto

in Critical Scientific Realism

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199251612
eISBN:
9780191598098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199251614.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Besides systematic philosophical arguments, there are various extra‐scientific reasons that have been presented for or against realism. This discussion about the relations of knowledge and happiness ... More


The Politics of Innovation: Why Some Countries Are Better Than Others at Science and Technology

Mark Zachary Taylor

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190464127
eISBN:
9780190609252
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190464127.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

Why are some countries better than others at science and technology (S&T)? Written in an approachable style, The Politics of Innovation provides readers from all backgrounds and levels of expertise ... More


From science to policy: options for reducing health inequalities

David A. Leon and Gill Walt

in Poverty, Inequality, and Health: An International Perspective

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780192631961
eISBN:
9780191723599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192631961.003.0015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter examines the science/policy interface of health inequalities. It considers the scientific contribution of longitudinal studies of individual and time-series analyses of societies. It ... More


Critical Loads: Negotiating What Nature Can Withstand

Karin Bä

in Conceptual Innovation in Environmental Policy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780262036580
eISBN:
9780262341585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036580.003.0006
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter analyzes the concept of critical loads, a science-based approach to grounding policy on notions of nature’s 'carrying capacity' or 'ecosystem tolerance limits'. The critical loads ... More


Selling the Super Collider, 1983–88

Michael Riordan, Lillian Hoddeson, and Adrienne W. Kolb

in Tunnel Visions: The Rise and Fall of the Superconducting Super Collider

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226294797
eISBN:
9780226305837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226305837.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The SSC had to be “sold” to Congress and US taxpayers, for a project costing billions of dollars required strong public support. Central Design Group physicists kept Congress and its staffers ... More


Early History (1930s–1947) and the Structure of Nuclear Science, State, and Society

Ashok Kapur

in Pokhran and Beyond: India's Nuclear Weapons Capability

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195667547
eISBN:
9780199081790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195667547.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter looks at the origins and development of the different features of Indian nuclear behaviour. It presents a summary of the approach and mental outlook of Indian scientific and political ... More


Policy analysis by academics

Marleen Brans, David Aubin, and Valérie Smet

in Policy Analysis in Belgium

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447317258
eISBN:
9781447317272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447317258.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Through their policy relevant research outputs and integration in policy networks, Belgian academics ‘speak truth to power’ (Wildavsky 1979) or ‘make sense together’ (Hoppe 1999) in political and ... More


Introduction: Beyond Imported Magic

Eden Medina, Ivan da Costa Marques, and Christina Holmes

in Beyond Imported Magic: Essays on Science, Technology, and Society in Latin America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027458
eISBN:
9780262325509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027458.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The introductory chapter to the edited volume Beyond Imported Magic: Essays on Science, Technology, and Society in Latin America argues that understanding international science and technology ... More


Co-Producing Policy-Relevant Science and Science-Based Policy: The Case of Regulating Ground-Level Ozone

Rolf Lidskog and Håkan Pleijel

in Governing the Air: The Dynamics of Science, Policy, and Citizen Interaction

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016506
eISBN:
9780262298278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016506.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter presents a study examining how science-based policy and policy-relevant science are co-produced while formulating and developing policies for ground-level ozone regulation. The ... More


Science policy implications for policy knowledge generated in academia

Tereza Stöckelová

in Policy Analysis in the Czech Republic

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447318149
eISBN:
9781447318156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318149.003.0017
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The chapter maps and discusses the key structural limits and incentives of policy-relevant knowledge production by academics in the Czech Republic. It argues that the current science and higher ... More


View: