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Integrated assessment of emerging science and technologies as creating learning processes among assessment communities
Emerging science and technologies are often characterised by complexity, uncertainty and controversy. Regulation and governance of such scientific and technological developments needs to build on knowledge and evidence ...
Regional Development and Climate Change Adaptation: A Study of the Role of Legitimacy
(De Gruyter Open, 2016)
This paper presents results from a study of Czech Local Action Groups (LAGs), focusing on gaining knowledge about their internally perceived legitimacy and their potential role in local ...
Social Life Cycle Assessment as a resource for Responsible Research and Innovation
(Taylor & Francis, 2016-05-21)
Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) is a currently important proposal for doing science and innovation with and for society. Sustainability has for the last 30 years had a similar function in providing limits and ...
Assessments of emerging science and technologies: Mapping the landscape
(Oxford University Press, 2014-05-23)
This paper presents comparative work from the EST-Frame project on technology appraisal. It focuses on studies of ‘advisory domains’ (more or less distinct traditions for assessment of technologies, such as risk analysis, ...
A Report from the Field: Doing RRI from Scratch in an Assisted Living Technology Research and Development Project
The transdisciplinary Assisted Living project conducts research within (ICT), health science, social science and ethics. The overall aim of the project is to advance responsible research and innovation (RRI) in the field ...
Evaluating Ethical Frameworks for the Assessment of Human Cognitive Enhancement Applications
This book offers the policy-maker or decision-maker key insights and practical information regarding the features of ethics frameworks best suited to the ethical assessment of human cognitive enhancement (HCE) applications, ...