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The Resource Bending science : how special interests corrupt public health research, Thomas O. McGarity, Wendy E. Wagner

Bending science : how special interests corrupt public health research, Thomas O. McGarity, Wendy E. Wagner

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Bending science : how special interests corrupt public health research
Title
Bending science
Title remainder
how special interests corrupt public health research
Statement of responsibility
Thomas O. McGarity, Wendy E. Wagner
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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McGarity, Thomas O
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Wagner, Wendy
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  • Public health
  • Environmental health
  • Environmental policy
  • Medical policy
  • Fraud in science
  • Pressure groups
  • Public health
  • Research
  • Environmental health
  • Jurisprudence
  • Political planning
  • Scientific Misconduct
Label
Bending science : how special interests corrupt public health research, Thomas O. McGarity, Wendy E. Wagner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-375) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Why bend science? the players, the setting, and the consequences -- Where are the scientists? distorting science without oversight or penalty -- Shaping science: the art of creating research to fit one's needs -- Hiding science: the art of concealing unwelcome information -- Attacking science: the art of turning reliable research into "junk" -- Harassing scientists: the art of bullying scientists who produce damaging research -- Packaging science: the art of assembling an expert group to advance a favored outcome -- Spinning science: the art of manipulating public perceptions about credible science -- Restoring science: forcing bent science out into the open -- Reforming science oversight: instituting more vigorous oversight processes -- Final thoughts: a broader perspective on the problem and the prospects for change
Control code
FIEb13872023
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 384 pages
Isbn
9780674028159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)175174375
Label
Bending science : how special interests corrupt public health research, Thomas O. McGarity, Wendy E. Wagner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-375) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Why bend science? the players, the setting, and the consequences -- Where are the scientists? distorting science without oversight or penalty -- Shaping science: the art of creating research to fit one's needs -- Hiding science: the art of concealing unwelcome information -- Attacking science: the art of turning reliable research into "junk" -- Harassing scientists: the art of bullying scientists who produce damaging research -- Packaging science: the art of assembling an expert group to advance a favored outcome -- Spinning science: the art of manipulating public perceptions about credible science -- Restoring science: forcing bent science out into the open -- Reforming science oversight: instituting more vigorous oversight processes -- Final thoughts: a broader perspective on the problem and the prospects for change
Control code
FIEb13872023
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 384 pages
Isbn
9780674028159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)175174375

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