Scientific Uncertainty and the Politics of Whaling - Circumpolar Research Series (Hardback)Michael Heazle (author)
Hardback 274 Pages / Published: 01/01/2006
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Focusing on the internal workings of the International Whaling Commission (IWC), the author explores the impact of political and economic imperatives on the production and interpretation of scientific research. Central to this work are the epistemological problems encountered in the production of 'truth', whereby scientific knowledge has made uncertainty a tool in the service of political objectives. Copublished: University of Washington Press
Publisher: University of Alberta Press
Number of pages: 274
Weight: 516 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 19 mm
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