Skip navigation
Skip navigation

The dual-use dilemma : lessons from nuclear science

Evans, Nicholas G

Description

The subject of this dissertation is the dual-use dilemma, which arises in the context of research in the life and other sciences as a consequence of the fact that one and the same piece of scientific research has the potential to be used for harm as well as for good. In the life sciences, this dilemma is often characterised by the capacity for emerging research and technology to be used to greatly improve our health, wealth, and overall well-being, while at the same time bringing with it the...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 2012
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/156060
DOI: 10.25911/5d514fab8e623

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
b3126475x-Evans_N.pdf135.03 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator