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Social values and public policy

Kenneth Edward Lotney

Social values and public policy

a case study of military procurement

by Kenneth Edward Lotney

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Defense contracts -- United States,
  • United States -- Armed forces -- Procurement,
  • United States -- Economic policy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kenneth E. Lotney
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71 leaves ;
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14976389M

    As both democracy and scientific expertise come under increasing strain, we need new ideas about how to understand and to best realize the proper relationship between science, values, and the public. This book series will explore such ideas, drawing from the interdisciplinary efforts of philosophers, historians, social scientists, science and. This book draws on the scientific policy studies approach to develop a basic understanding of the policymaking process, which is here viewed as an inherently political process involving conflict and struggle among people (public officials and private citizens) with conflicting interests, values.


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