Changing Trends in Antarctic Research (Google eBook)

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Aant Elzinga
Springer, Jan 1, 1993 - Nature - 161 pages
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This book gives an update on the rapidly changing events surrounding the introduction of an environmental protection regime in Antarctica. It takes up the historical background, as well as the role of science as a vehicle for political action. In particular it traces the shift of political agendas relating to Antarctica, and the changes this has wrought in research directions. The book brings together discussions from a symposium held at the University of Gvteborg in Sweden, where a unique interaction between scientists, research administrators and philosophers of science homed in on the implications for science that flow from the shift towards an environmentalist focus in Antarctica. It is argued that changing trends in Antarctic research must be understood bifocally, i.e. with reference both to political changes and epistomological considerations. This places the book squarely in two different discourses, one in the social studies of science and technology, with special reference to science policy, and the other in environmental studies, with special reference to Antarctica. A comprehensive index is included.
  

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The Politics of Science in Polar Regions by Aant Elzinga
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The Role of Science in the Negotiations of the Antarctic Treaty
31
Relevance Pressures and the Strategic Orientation of Research
41
The Place of Regulation in Relationship to Science
55
The Place of Science in an Environmentally Regulated
61
Focussing an Antarctic Research Program the Australian
71
Geoscience Basic Research or Commercial Prospecting?
81
Multidisciplinary and multicountry perspectives based
91
The SciencePolitics Interface in Development
103
Science in an Environmentally Regulated Continent
111
The Australian Antarctic Research Program in Focus
118
Environmentally Driven or Environmentally Benign
129
Some Views on Antarctic Research
140
List of Participants
153
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