Informed Legislatures: Coping with Science in a Democracy

Informed Legislatures: Coping with Science in a Democracy

by Megan Jones, David H. Guston, Lewis M. Branscomb
     
 

Informed Legislatures offers the first comprehensive examination of technical information and decisionmaking in state legislatures and recommends ways to improve science and technology support to legislatures through staff, state universities, and other groups. Megan Jones, David H. Guston, and Lewis M. Branscomb report on fieldwork from eleven state legislatures.See more details below

Overview

Informed Legislatures offers the first comprehensive examination of technical information and decisionmaking in state legislatures and recommends ways to improve science and technology support to legislatures through staff, state universities, and other groups. Megan Jones, David H. Guston, and Lewis M. Branscomb report on fieldwork from eleven state legislatures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761804048
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
08/22/1996
Series:
CSIA Occasional Paper Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
5.42(w) x 8.42(h) x 0.60(d)

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