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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

Label
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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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McGarity, Thomas O
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA440.87.U6
LC item number
M24 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WA 20.5
NLM item number
M478b 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wagner, Wendy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public health
  • Environmental health
  • Environmental policy
  • Medical policy
  • Fraud in science
  • Pressure groups
  • Public Health
  • Research
  • Environmental Health
  • Jurisprudence
  • Public Policy
  • Scientific Misconduct
  • United States
  • United States
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
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
175174375
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 384 pages
Isbn
9780674028159
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007043110
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
175174375
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 384 pages
Isbn
9780674028159
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007043110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)175174375

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