“Who’s Afraid of Technological Risk?”: An Attempt to Model Reasonable Emotions

  • P. J. M. Stallen
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 4)

Abstract

Toxicologists typically distinguish three levels of exposure — acute, chronic and subchronic. Toxicological knowledge of these levels differs considerably. We know quite a lot about acute exposures but much less about chronic poisoning, particularly in cases not connected with occupational hazards. We know virtually nothing about subchronic exposures.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. J. M. Stallen
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  1. 1.Centre for Technology and Policy StudiesNetherlands Organization for Applied Scientific ResearchApeldoornThe Netherlands

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