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The Autonomy of Science

Maurice N. Richter

The Autonomy of Science

An Historical and Comparative Analysis

by Maurice N. Richter

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Published by Schenkman Books Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8344997M
    ISBN 100870733818
    ISBN 109780870733819
    OCLC/WorldCa6709015

    "The Forging of Bureaucratic Autonomy is a major work sure to influence future understandings of progressivism, state-building, and American political development. Carpenter delves into the highly variable world of bureaucratic entrepreneurship and innovation in organization to explain the emergence of scattered pockets of administrative. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Richter, Maurice N. Autonomy of science. Cambridge, Mass.: Schenkman Pub. Co., ©

    Autonomy has not played much of a role in biology and cognitive science until fairly rece ntly. The first to bring the importance of autono my to widesprea d attention were Maturana and Varela, who presented a theory of autopoietic systems based on cells as a paradigm. Autopoietic systems are . Introduction. In recent years the concept of autonomy has risen to prominence both in action theory and moral philosophy. The term “autonomy” stems from two Greek roots, autos (“self”) and nomos (“rule”), and originally applied to self-ruling city-states. This term is now more usually applied to self-ruling persons, although precisely what it is for a person to be “self-ruling.

    Autonomy, Sovereignty, and Self-Determination The Accommodation of Conflicting Rights Hurst Hannum. Revised Edition pages | 6 x 9 Paper | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Ebook editions are available from selected online vendors A volume in the series Procedural Aspects of International Law View table of contents "With the end of the Cold War, ethnic. Drawing on four decades of scientific research on human motivation, Pink exposes the mismatch between what science knows and what business does—and how that affects every aspect of life. He examines the three elements of true motivation—autonomy, mastery, and purpose-and offers smart and surprising techniques for putting these into action.


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Keywords: science, autonomy, human rights, oversight, restrictions Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service.

Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and : David B. Resnik. Autonomy tells the story of the maverick engineers and computer experts who triggered the revolution. Lawrence D.

Burns—longtime adviser to the Google self-driving car project (now Waymo) and former corporate vice president of research, development and planning at General Motors—provides the perfectly timed history of how we arrived at this Cited by: 2.

The first 1/3 of this book is as good as anything I've read this year: dark, thought-provoking, imaginative I was so excited ripping through these first chapters. The ideas underlying the Autonomy, while not completely new, are combined and presented in a far darker, more ominous manner than I've experienced before/5(26).

Abstract. The praise of the autonomy of science seems to be something so laudable it barely needs defense. This is the sign of rapidly changing times. for, it was only in the forties, as I well remember, that the defense of planned science, i.e.

government regulated and controlled science, was no less in the vogue, and was taken for granted not only by left-wing by:   Autonomy is the story of the maverick engineers and computer nerds who are creating the revolution.

Longtime advisor to the Google Self-Driving Car team and former GM research and development chief Lawrence D. Burns provides the perfectly-timed history of how we arrived at this point, in a character-driven and heavily reported account of the. Autonomous is the excellent debut novel from lauded science journalist Annalee Newitz.

Set in the yearJack makes her living pirating pharmaceuticals to help people who cant afford life-saving medication. To pay the bills, she also pirates drugs like Zacuity, a kind of legal speed that is supposed to help people focus at work/5.

Autonomy is the most frequently used word in medical ethics. It is the first quoted term in those who adopt or teach an approach to medical ethics based on the ‘Georgetown mantra’ of autonomy, beneficence, non-maleficence and justice popularised by Beauchamp and Childress.

1 It is frequently contrasted with paternalism, generally thought of as a thoroughly bad by: 2. This important new book develops a new concept of autonomy. The notion of autonomy has emerged as central to contemporary moral and political philosophy, particularly in the area of applied ethics.

Professor Dworkin examines the nature and value of autonomy and used the concept to analyze various practical moral issues such as proxy consent in the medical context, paternalism, and entrapment Written: 26 Aug,   Science, Embryonic Autonomy, and the Question of When Life Begins Janu Aug By Ana Maria Dumitru A new study demonstrates that human embryos autonomously direct their own development from the very earliest moments of life—even when they are not in their mothers’ wombs.

Autonomy is one of those books that I cannot decide if I love it or hate it. There was plenty to love about this eco-dystopia: the characters were complex and intriguing, the dismal world of Autonomy was believable to a terrifying degree, and the plot was on point/5.

Autonomy in the Law considers one of the most important benefits of the rule of law. Juxtaposing European and American conceptions of autonomy in the law of families, capital punishment and, criminal trials reveals the common values that justify all legal systems.

Law protects the autonomy ofBrand: Springer Netherlands. The last section will examine the problem of autonomy in science. The fall of the myth of value-free science does not pose any dangers to the autonomy of science.

On the contrary, it is a Author: Pierluigi Barrotta. Autonomy arrangements have gradually become more numerous, & different developments in respect of autonomy can be discerned in the fields of international & domestic law. The patterns of autonomy are quite disparate, but because various fields of law treat autonomy in different ways, it is fruitful to inquire into the applications of autonomy & to ask what autonomy as such s: 1.

The article will proceed as follows. Section II will distinguish between scientific and social values. Section III will develop several arguments for the autonomy of science, drawing on insights from the history, philosophy and sociology of science.

Section IV will explore moral and political arguments for limitations on the autonomy of by:   Autonomy, Mastery, Purpose: The Science of What Motivates Us, Animated “When the profit motive gets unmoored from the purpose motive, bad things happen.” In more human terms, this means that whenever you buy a book on Amazon from a link on here, I.

Energy Autonomy of Real-Time Systems addresses foundations and findings in real-time scheduling and processor activity management for energy harvesting embedded systems, serving as a textbook for courses on the topic in master programs, and as a reference for computer scientists and engineers involved in the design or development of autonomous.

The push towards greater autonomy is one of the three main trends in every modern educational policy, alongside quality assurance and quality evaluation techniques and the need to devote attention to special — and often disadvantaged — target groups.

It is, however, difficult to derive a unified concept of `autonomy’ from the comparative indicators which are published on a regular basis.

Autonomy definition is - the quality or state of being self-governing; especially: the right of self-government. How to use autonomy in a sentence. autonomy Has Origins in Law. Autonomy is a BBC Books original novel written by Daniel Blythe and based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor features the Tenth Doctor without an official companion.

It was released on 3 Septemberalongside The Taking of Chelsea and The Krillitane Storm. The Doctor visits Hyperville and encounters his nemesis, the : Daniel Blythe. Autonomy for school boards is realised through management, administrative mechanisms, management of staff and pedagogical options.

Autonomy of administration requires competence, the willingness to establish an autonomous administration and awareness of Brand: Springer Netherlands. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Unhastening Science: Autonomy and Reflexivity in the Social Theory of Knowledge by Dick Pels (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay!

Free shipping for many products!Energy Autonomy of Batteryless and Wireless Embedded Systems covers the numerous new applications of embedded systems that are envisioned in the context of aeronautics, such as sensor deployment for flight tests or for structural health monitoring.

However, the increasing burden of on-board cabling requires wireless solutions. Moreover, concerns such as safety or system lifetime preclude the.Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us is the fourth non-fiction book by Daniel Pink.

The book was published in by Riverhead Hardcover. It argues that human motivation is largely intrinsic, and that the aspects of this motivation can be divided into autonomy, mastery, and : Daniel H.

Pink.