Knowing and acting: The precautionary and proactionary principles in relation to policy making

Knowing and acting: The precautionary and proactionary principles in relation to policy making

Date: 2013
Creator: Holbrook, J. Britt & Briggle, Adam
Description: This essay explores the relationship between knowledge (in the form of scientific risk assessment) and action (in the form of technological innovation) as they come together in policy, which itself is both a kind of knowing and acting.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences