A Tapestry of Values: An Introduction to Values in Science

A Tapestry of Values: An Introduction to Values in Science

by Kevin C. Elliott

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190260811
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 02/01/2017
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 582,958
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Kevin C. Elliott is an Associate Professor in Lyman Briggs College, the Department of Fisheries & Wildlife, and the Department of Philosophy, Michigan State University. He is the author of Is a Little Pollution Good for You? Incorporating Societal Values in Environmental Research (Oxford University Press, 2011).

Table of Contents


Chapter One: An Introduction to Values in Science
Chapter Two: What Should We Study?
Chapter Three: How Should We Study It?
Chapter Four: What Are We Trying to Accomplish?
Chapter Five: What If We Are Uncertain?
Chapter Six: How Should We Talk about It?
Chapter Seven: How Can We Engage with These Values?
Chapter Eight: Conclusion: A Tapestry of Values


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