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By Evan S. Michelson

ISBN-10: 0815355785

ISBN-13: 9780815355786

ISBN-10: 1138123439

ISBN-13: 9781138123434

A transforming into challenge of curiosity within the box of technology and know-how coverage is that the subsequent iteration of strategies is arriving at an accelerating fee, and the governance procedure is suffering to seize up. present ways and associations for powerful expertise overview are ailing ideal and poorly designed to proactively tackle the multidimensional, interconnected societal affects of technological know-how and expertise developments which are already happening and anticipated to proceed over the process the twenty first century.

This e-book bargains tangible insights into the techniques deployed by means of recognized, high-profile businesses focused on watching for some of the societal and coverage implications of nanotechnology and artificial biology. It focuses predominantly on an exam of the practices followed by means of the often-cited and uniquely situated undertaking on rising Nanotechnologies within the usa, in addition to being expert via comparisons with a variety of associations additionally attracted to embedding forward-looking views of their respective sector of innovation. The ebook lays out one of many first actionable roadmaps that different stakeholders can keep on with whilst operating towards institutionalizing anticipatory governance practices through the policymaking technique.

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