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February 20th, 2006

Innovation vs. the Precautionary Principle

Abstract:
Christine Peterson: Discussions of nanotechnology held in Europe usually invoke the Precautionary Principle, which comes in various forms from the reasonable to the extreme. Ron Bailey of Reason discusses the extreme form of this principle in Culture of Fear: Dealing with cultural panic attacks, based on a recent conference.

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