Bioscience, Governance and Politics

  • John Gillott

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. John Gillott
    Pages 1-20
  3. John Gillott
    Pages 50-76
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 182-196

About this book


Through case studies, theoretical research and interviews with leading players in science and governance, this book introduces a new understanding of change in governance of bioscience research. In particular it examines change as it is shaped by approaches developed by Science and Technology Studies and Sociology of Scientific Knowledge theorists.


interview natural science participation pluralism politics science sociology tissue

Authors and affiliations

  • John Gillott
    • 1
  1. 1.The Open UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47718-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-37499-8
  • About this book