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The Honest Broker

The Honest Broker: Making Sense of Science in Policy and Politics

Table of Contents

List of figures and tables


1: Four idealized roles of science in policy and politics

2: The big picture, science, and democracy

3: Science and decision-making

4: Values

5: Uncertainty

6: How science policy shapes science in policy and politics

7: Preemption and the decision to go to war in Iraq

8: When scientists politicize science

9: Making sense of science in policy and politics