Nanotechnology, Development and Public Policy

Armstrong, John. Science, Technology and Society Initiative, UMass Amherst. (2007) Nanotechnology, Development and Public Policy. In: Nanotechnology and Society: The Organization and Policy of Innovation, May 17, 2007, Amherst, MA. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

In this talk, Dr. Armstrong will discuss five points to think about in regards to Nanotechnology when dealing with development and public policy issues. Dr. Armstrong focuses on the vagueness of the term nanotechnology, the abstract nature in which it is conceptualized and what level of abstraction would be appropriate when conceptualizing it.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
InterNano Taxonomy: Social and Economic Impacts > Policy and Regulation
Social and Economic Impacts
Collections: Science Technology and Society's Nanotechnology and Society Workshops
Depositing User: Michelle Sagan Goncalves
Date Deposited: 02 Dec 2008 13:23
Last Modified: 02 Apr 2009 15:06
URI: http://eprints.internano.org/id/eprint/18

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