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作者 Edwards, Brett, author
書名 Insecurity and emerging biotechnology : governing misuse potential / by Brett Edwards
出版項 Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Palgrave Pivot, 2019
國際標準書號 9783030021887 (electronic bk.)
9783030021870 (paper)
國際標準號碼 10.1007/978-3-030-02188-7 doi
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (ix, 97 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
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computer c rdamedia
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附註 1. Chapter 1 Introduction -- 2. Chapter 2 The Three Paradoxes of Innovation Security -- 3. Chapter 3 Synthetic Biology as a techno-scientific field of security concern -- 4. Chapter 4 Synthetic Biology and the dilemmas of innovation -- 5. Chapter 5 Synthetic Biology and the dilemmas of innovation governance -- 6. Chapter 6 Synthetic Biology and the dilemmas of insecurity -- 7. Chapter 7 Conclusion
This book examines how emergent trends in innovation and its governance are raising new and old questions about how to control technology. It develops a new framework for understanding how emergent fields of science and technology emerge as security concerns; and the key challenges these fields pose from a global security perspective. The study focuses on the politics which have surrounded the emergent field of Synthetic Biology, a field which has become emblematic of both the potentials and limits of more preemptive approaches to governance. This highly accessible work will be of interest to both scholars and practitioners working on the ethical responsibilities of innovators and the assessment of emergent technology as well as the global governance of weapons. Brett Edwards is Lecturer in Security and Public Policy in the Department of Politics, Languages and International Studies at the University of Bath, UK
Host Item Springer eBooks
主題 Biotechnology -- Risk assessment
Synthetic biology -- Technological innovations
Biotechnology -- Moral and ethical aspects
Biological warfare -- Safety measures
Security, International
International Security Studies
Military and Defence Studies
Science and Technology Studies
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