State science policy

Susan Hackwood, David Guston

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The knowledge of science and technology (S&T) has become critical to public policymaking. The California Council on Science and Technology (CCST) provides a framework for a solution and CCST could be the solution with sustained commitment from the government. Policy-makers want clear-cut decisions that will solve problems during their brief stay in office. Advocates of the initiative have deployed public support as a shield against critics of its governance aspects.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)14-15
Number of pages2
JournalIssues in science and technology
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2005

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