Mobilizing Science: Movements, Participation, and the Remaking of Knowledge

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"Mobilizing Science" theoretically and empirically explores the rise of a new kind of social movementOCoone that attempts to empower citizens through the use of expert scientific research. Sabrina McCormick advances theories of social movements, development, and science and technology studies by examining how these fields intersect in cases around the globe. a McCormick grounds her argument in two very different case studies: the anti-dam movement in Brazil and the environmental breast cancer prevention movement in the U.S. ...

Mobilizing Science: Movements, Participation, and the Remaking of Knowledge 2009, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781439900093

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