TITLE

We're all losing faith in the appliance of science

AUTHOR(S)
Brierley, Sean
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Marketing Week;7/18/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 29, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the rise in public's distrust of science and authority in Great Britain. Systematic undermining of the authority and credibility of the scientific establishment; Effects of the pill Thalidomide in the 1960s; Distribution of HIV-infected blood in the 1980s; Government response to the bovine spongiform encephalopathy crisis; Failure of scientists to act credibly when scandals arise.
ACCESSION #
7055301

 

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