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What's Right and Wrong, and How to Make It Better

in Science for Sale: The Perils, Rewards, and Delusions of Campus Capitalism

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226306254
eISBN:
9780226306261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226306261.003.0015
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

This chapter discusses the pros and cons of the commercialization of academic research and proposes strategies for addressing relevant problems. It explains critics' view that the unrestrained ... More


The deep ocean’s link to culture and global processes: nonextractive value of the deep sea

Andrew R. Thurber and Amanda N. Netburn

in Natural Capital and Exploitation of the Deep Ocean

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198841654
eISBN:
9780191877117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198841654.003.0008
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

The ocean covers a vast region of the planet and is often thought of as remote and poorly known. However, more than a century of research has made it clear that the ocean provides many beneficial and ... More


Boisot and the God Particle

Marzio Nessi

in Knowledge, Organization, and Management: Building on the Work of Max Boisot

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199669165
eISBN:
9780191749346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669165.003.0017
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

In a very personal reflective essay, Marzio Nessi, the technical coordinator of the ATLAS Collaboration at CERN, recounts Max Boisot’s work and interaction with the particle physics community at ... More


Putting Responsibility Centre Stage: The Underlying Values of Responsible Stagnation

Fabien Medvecky

in Responsibility Beyond Growth: A Case for Responsible Stagnation

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529208177
eISBN:
9781529208375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529208177.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter shows how the concept of ‘responsible stagnation’ opens up a new way of looking at some of the problems with markets, GDP growth and innovation systems as they currently stand. It ... More


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